Balancing privacy & risk to enhance data sharing
Conference Date
17th & 18th July 2019
Location
Canberra Rex Hotel
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Day 1 - Wednesday 17th July, 2019

8:00
Registration, coffee & networking
8:30
Opening remarks from the Chair
Ruth Layton
Data Governance Manager
WorkSafe Victoria
Unpack the opportunities & benefits of data sharing
8:40
KEYNOTE: Sure we’ve got data, but is it worth sharing?
  • The Government’s digital transformation: A progress report
  • Where’s the data?
  • A National Resource not a Natural Resource
  • Getting serious about trusted authentic government information
David Fricker
Director-General
National Archives of Australia
9:20
Understanding the opportunities & challenges of data sharing
Ellen Broad
Independent Data Specialist & Head of Technical Delivery, Consumer Data Standards
Data61
10:00
SPEED NETWORKING

In this fun and interactive session, you will have the opportunity to meet fellow attendees and speakers in two minute bursts, to exchange business cards and set up conversations for the rest of the event.

10:30
Morning tea & networking
11:00
Exploring privacy & data sharing
  • How can we manage the privacy challenges posed by new technology?
  • How can we realise the benefits of digital innovation and data sharing while protecting privacy rights?
  • Promoting trust in digital service delivery and data use
Samantha Gavel
Privacy Commissioner
Information & Privacy Commissioner NSW
Build collaborative & cross agency partnerships for data exchange
11:40
Enhancing data collaboration across agencies to improve service delivery
  • Making timely and accurate data available to trusted partners
  • Developing simple and accessible processes for data sharing
  • Using shared data to develop service strategy
Ruth Layton
Data Governance Manager
WorkSafe Victoria
12:20
Unlock the Potential of Your Data with Snowflake Secure Data Sharing
  • Increasing access to data to extract it’s maximum value
  • Combining shared data and enhancing analysis for better outcomes
  • Delving into secure data governance and increased data exchange through publication
Alan Eldridge
Director of Sales Engineering APAC
Snowflake
12:50
Networking lunch
1:50
INTERACTIVE ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS
  • Developing systems to share data
  • Improving data integration & matching
  • Creating a single view of customer data
2:30
Leveraging data to achieve better results for customers & users
  • The role of data and the Future Transport Technology Roadmap
  • Making datasets available via the Open Data Portal
  • Ensuring the data we have is used – recent Innovation Challenges
Stephanie Manning
Product Manager API
Transport for NSW
Yvonne Lee
Manager, Open Data Enablement and Innovation
Transport for NSW
3:10
Afternoon tea & networking
3:50
Developing collaborative processes for sharing data across industry & government
  • Benefits of enhanced data sharing on operations in the energy market
  • Overcoming challenges to data sharing across industry, government and varied legislative frameworks
  • Opening the way to data sharing through strengthened data governance
Sarea Coates
Director
Department of Environment & Energy
4:30
Developing processes to securely share data with partners
  • Managing data that is open and commercial-in-confidence
  • Understanding the stakeholder as a component to data sharing
  • How Geoscience Australia shares data in the NOPDCR partnership
Andrew Owen
Repository Manager
Geoscience Australia
5:10
Closing remarks from the Chair & close of Day One

Day 2 - Thursday 18th July, 2019

8:00
Welcome, coffee & networking
8:30
Opening remarks from the Chair
Andrew Owen
Repository Manager
Geoscience Australia
Privacy safeguards that enable innovation
8:40
KEYNOTE

Privacy safeguards that enable innovation:

  • Australia’s privacy framework in the global context
  • Getting the privacy basics right
  • Striking the right balance between privacy self-management and organisational accountability
Elizabeth Hampton
Deputy Commissioner
Office of the Australian Information Commissioner
9:20
Maximising data utilisation through enhanced data governance
  • Developing an understanding of data quality and its value
  • Leveraging enhanced platforms to maximise data sharing capability
  • How data sharing frameworks can be used to extract the most value out of data
Kevin Jeffrey
Former Chief Data Officer
IP Australia
10:00
SPOTLIGHT SESSION

In this interactive session, you will share your challenges, best practices and learn how your industry peers are tackling them.

10:40
Morning tea & networking
11:10
If data sharing is going to work, get everyone the same page
  • Understanding the different perspectives and backgrounds people have around data
  • Why, just like everything else humanity makes, data needs to be designed to be fit for purpose
  • It’s time to get serious about certifying the skils of people working with data
Andrew Smailes
President
DAMA Australia
Use data sharing to optimising data analytics & decision making
11:50
Optimising the use of shared data through data analysis & integration
  • Exploring secure ways to best integrate shared data
  • Exploring the use of machine and artificial intelligence in data sharing
  • Facilitating improved data transmission through strengthened models and infrastructure
Ric Clarke
Director, Emerging Data & Methods
Australian Bureau of Statistics
12:30
Networking lunch
1:30
Developing a sharing framework within government & beyond
  • Understanding what data can be shared
  • Building a trusted governance framework
  • Developing a leading practice to sharing data
Tyson Fawcett
Senior Director of Data Management
Australian Taxation Office
2:10
Connecting privacy & data sharing
  • Exploring how to enable greater use of and benefit from data, without compromising privacy or confidentiality
  • Innovating to address data re-identification as a key privacy concern
  • Creating a platform for federated data sharing and data driven insights
Jeremy Thorp
Privacy Enhancing Systems Group Leader
Data61
2:50
Afternoon tea & networking
3:20
Data sharing platforms, policy and practice
  • Using and sharing data to improve customer services and outcomes
  • Developing platforms for open, spatial and shared data
  • Developing tools to make data sharing easier
Narelle Grayson
Director, Program and Practice, Data Analytics Centre
Department of Customer Service
4:00
Exploring the opportunities that data sharing offers
  • Why government agencies are struggling to reap the benefits of data sharing
  • Understanding the reluctance to share and overcoming these challenges
  • Leading by example and from the top
Kath Johnston
Manager Network Evaluation & Insights
Department of Transport & Main Roads, QLD
4:40
Closing remarks from the Chair & close of conference
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Key Speakers

Elizabeth Hampton
Deputy Commissioner
Office of the Australian Information Commissioner
David Fricker
Director-General
National Archives of Australia
Ellen Broad
Independent Data Specialist & Head of Technical Delivery, Consumer Data Standards
Data61
Kevin Jeffrey
Former Chief Data Officer
IP Australia