NSW Council

The AIIA in New South Wales connects members to a network of local contacts, events, information and business opportunities. The AIIA’s membership represents the depth and breadth of the diverse ICT community. The AIIA has a very strong presence in NSW through its membership which represents the depth and breadth of the diverse ICT community. Our members play a significant part in the development of the NSW economy. 

AIIA’s interests and activities in NSW are coordinated by our NSW Council (listed below), an elected group of representatives from AIIA members who work on a voluntary basis to promote the Association and the ICT industry.

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Bridget Tracy

IBM Australia Ltd

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John Asquith

ServiceNow Australia Pty Ltd

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Amanda Swan

Google Australia Pty Ltd.

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Matthew Day

Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

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Robert Samuel

Postillion

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Jenny Manetas

Telstra Corporation Limited

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Rachel Smith-Cianchi

Tableau Software

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Rupert Taylor-Price

Vault Cloud

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Briant Kareroa

AC3 Pty Ltd

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Luli Adeyemo

Best Case Scenario Pty Ltd

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Jamie Conyngham

Hivetec

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Coenraad Bekker

Wipro Limited

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Farookh Hussain

University of Technology Sydney

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Activities

The AIIA in NSW:

  • Offers access to knowledge, advice, contacts and business opportunities in the Sydney region and across the state
  • Has lead the strategic vision for the Technology sector in Australia in a Post-Covid World through the chairing of the AIIA Whitepaper “Building Australia’s Digital Future in a Post-Covid World”
  • Hosts a vibrant events program of business briefings, seminars and workshops which provide insight into industry trends and technologies. Sponsorship of these events provides AIIA members an opportunity to engage with
  • Senior Corporate and Government Executives. Should you be interested in sponsoring a NSW event, please contact Ron Gauci.
  • Works closely with the NSW government and the Department for Customer Service to develop policies that support the growth of the ICT industry in the state and to provide critical insight into the policies and agenda of the NSW Government and its agences. This work is spearheaded through the NSW Government Policy Advisory Network.Offers access to knowledge, advice, contacts and business opportunities in the Sydney region and across the state
  • Supports a range of other State and National Policy Advisory Networks, especially:
  • Promotes local ICT capability through our sponsorship of the NSW iAwards program
  • Prepares submissions and provides business tools and networking opportunities to help local members boost their businesses.

Key Achievements

  • Hosted outstanding events featuring a range of speakers from NSW Government, such as The Hon Victor Dominello, Minister for Department of Customer Service, CIDO of NSW Government Greg Wells, Mark Lenzner, Tony Chapman, Dawn Routledge and Ian Opperman from the Department of Customer Service, and Zoran Bolevich, CEO eHealth.
  • Expanded the council to include a broader representation of the digital ecosystem including Australian based SMEs such as Hivetec
  • AIIA Whitepaper “Building Australia’s Digital Future in a Post-Covid World”
Contact

AIIA Membership Team

membership@aiia.com.au

AIIA Events Team

events@aiia.com.au

2021 Council Elections

Council members are elected at the Territory AGM, held in December each year, to serve for the following year.

Key dates for the 2021 AIIA Council elections will be announced later in the year.

Contact the NSW Council group

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James Jackson

IBM Australia Ltd

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Empired Ltd

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Southern Cross Care (SA & NT) Inc

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