8th Annual Future of WA Government Summit 2024 – Executive Insights Report


FSTGov’s Future of Western Australia’s Government Summit 2024 returned for its 8th Annual Edition, where it united over 190 public sector thought leaders and top technologists to explore WA’s digital innovation roadmap.

The WA Public Sector found itself amid rapid progress in its coordination of digital transformation, underpinned by a robust report of initiatives propelling WA’s digital readiness towards its highest results yet.

Our dynamic roundtable and stage discussions explored:

  • Navigating WA’s record funding mechanisms dedicated to ICT and digital projects.
  • Integrating digitally inclusive community support structures, harm minimisation and connectivity goals.
  • Unlocking the next iterations of connected, accessible and secure digital services.
  • Managing risks and benefits of emerging technology adoption.
  • Excelling the development of digital, data, and cyber professions and pathways in the WA public sector.
  • Establishing next-gen cyber capability uplift, awareness and response.
  • Evolving and enshrining key policy amid fast-moving ICT advancement.