Wendy Hamilton

General Manager Data System Capability - Data System Leadership

Stats NZ Tatauranga Aotearoa

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Wendy Hamilton is General Manager Data System Capability at StatsNZ and part of the Government Chief Data Steward function, aiming to provide system leadership to central government and uplift the data maturity of the government data system. In New Zealand Wendy has had roles in large government agencies such as Chief Data Steward at Education and Director Data & Information at Justice. Her professional background includes the adoption of new technologies to enable business change at leading global technology organisations in Britain, Europe and the United States and delivering data warehouse and insight services for a large British telecommunications provider.

In these roles she has been responsible for the safe, appropriate and ethical collection, management and use of data for informed decision making at all levels to support operational practice and policy setting. This has involved setting strategic direction of enterprise information and data management, obtaining insight from data by building solid data and analytics foundations and capability.

Her current focus is building partnerships across New Zealand’s central government data system and leading responses to cross system challenges.

Next Appearance
9th Annual FST Government New Zealand 2023
17 Speakers
4 Sponsors
Regine Deleu
Auckland Transport
Robert Chiu
Commerce Commission Te Komihana Tauhokohoko
Paul James
Te Tari Taiwhenua Department of Internal Affairs
Mike Cunnington
Inland Revenue Te Tari Taake
Suzanne Stew
Hīkina Whakatutuki Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment
Chris Seed
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Manatū Aorere
Mihi Whakatau
Public Sector Leadership Stand-Up
Executive Think Tank | Digital Government Beyond 2022
Innovation in Data Exchange | Public Value Delivery
NCSC Keynote | Building Resilience to Cyber Threats
Cyber & Tech Leader's Panel Discussion
Speaker on stage presenting at FST Gov Victoria 2022
31 August 2023
  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Speaker on stage presenting at FST Gov Victoria 2022
1 September 2022
  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
To participate as a speaker:
Jasmine Haw Alverez
Conference Producer
T: +61 2 8484 0918
To participate as a speaker:
Dhananjai Raju
Conference Producer
T: +61 421 988 478
To participate as a speaker:
Ben Turner
General Manager, Disruption
T: +61 416 947 953