Aaron Tasker

Head of Technology Portfolios

Ministry of Social Development - Te Manatū Whakahiato Ora

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Following a decade of working in infrastructure consulting and managed services providers, Aaron has spent nearly 7 years with the Ministry of Social Development in a breadth of roles across architecture, program delivery and software delivery. Joining the IST senior leadership team in 2020, he is responsible for the delivery of technology services into the Housing, Employment & Corporate service lines as well as the establishment and technology delivery for the Ministry’s hosted agencies such as Whaikaha – Ministry of Disabled People.

After leading the Ministry’s technology responses to COVID-19, Aaron’s recent focus has been on the Digital Employment Services Platform as part of the Te Pae Tawhiti transformation and the development of future corporate operating models as they implement modern SaaS platforms. Wellington born & raised, you’ll find Aaron regularly in the mountains and sea with friends and family or tinkering inside with home automation.

Next Appearance
Future of New Zealand Government Summit 2024
Breakdown
38 Speakers
16 Sponsors
Speakers
Craig Jones
Stats NZ - Tatauranga Aotearoa
AIRCDRE Carl Nixon
New Zealand Defence Force - Te Ope Kātua o Aotearoa
Katrine Evans
Department of Internal Affairs – Te Tari Taiwhenua
Glenn Kirker
New Zealand Defence Force - Te Ope Kātua o Aotearoa
Elle Archer
Chair - Te Matarau, The Māori Tech Association
Mark Horgan
Ministry of Education - Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga
Highlights
OPENING KEYNOTE | DATA & DIGITAL INNOVATION
EXECUTIVE THINK TANK | DIGITAL LEADERSHIP
LIGHTNING TALK #1 | KICKSTARTING TRANSFORMATION
DATA PANEL DISCUSSION | SYSTEM CAPABILITIES
LIGHTNING TALK #2 | PRIVACY PERSPECTIVES
CYBER PANEL DISCUSSION | RESILIENCE
LIGHTNING TALK #3 | DATA FUTURES
CLOSING KEYNOTE | DATA-DRIVEN DECISION-MAKING
Future Gov New Zealand 2024
29 August 2024
  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Speaker on stage presenting at FST Gov Victoria 2022
31 August 2023
  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
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