Dr Boris Kelly-Gerreyn

Dr Boris Kelly-Gerreyn

Chief Data Officer
Australian Bureau of Meteorology

Boris joined the Bureau in August 2011 having spent almost 20 years as a marine scientist in the UK leading a team devoted to coastal and climate-related research as well as the development of observational platforms. Since then, he has played a leading role in the development of key strategic initiatives focussed on future-proofing the Bureau’s observational networks. These initiatives ensure that trusted, reliable and responsive weather, water, climate and ocean services are delivered for Australia all day every day. Boris became the Bureau’s Chief Data Officer and General Manager of the Data Program in April 2020 and oversees the rollout of an enterprise-wide data strategy and much more. Boris also serves on a number of national and international expert panels.

Appearing at
FST Gov Australia
11 November 2021
  • National Convention Centre Canberra
The front face eGovernment was on full display during Australia’s ‘year of crises’, as citizens in lockdown reflexively sought out digital services for information, support, and solutions to maintain lives and livelihoods. While the Australian Government did, in large part,...
FST Gov Australia
18 November - 19 November 2020
  • Virtual Conference
Today, eGovernment is no mere afterthought; it is an expectation among Australia’s tech-savvy citizenry. This is no accident. It is testament to the states’ progressive adoption of digital infrastructure and e-services across the public sector – an ambition readily embraced...