Public Sector AI and Data Showcase 2022

Public Sector AI and Data Showcase

Tuesday, 6 December 2022

Hotel Realm, Canberra

Event Overview

The next frontier of possibility – embracing a new era of AI and data to accelerate innovation

Data is abundantly available – AI is consistently progressing. With this in mind, we’re gathering Australia’s leading federal government tech and information management pioneers to unveil and explore the next realm of insight potential.

Our Annual Public Sector AI and Data Showcase will see APS federal leaders converge to assess emerging tools, tech and strategies at the forefront of data and AI innovation.

Join us in Canberra on the 6th of December as we explore ground-breaking digital architectures to support the deployment of innovative cognitive technologies being adopted within the federal government’s AI initiatives and programs of work.

Benefits of Attending

Explore the emerging realm of data innovation – and unveil the future of analytics and intelligence

Revolutionise your existing services through effective and ethical use of data

Join interactive Q&A panel sessions – share in the insights and perspectives of peers to power citizen-centric decision making

Discover the new era of data and AI potential –validate and sense-check your strategies and be inspired by pioneering approaches

Your Inspiring Speakers

Andrew Lalor,
Assistant Secretary, Data and Digital,
Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Maria Milosavljevic,
Chief Data Integration Officer,
Department of Defence

Malcolm Thatcher,
Chief Technology Officer,
Australian Digital Health Agency

Lucy Poole,
General Manager, Digital Strategy, Architecture & Discovery,
Digital Transformation Agency

Susie Kluth,
Chief Data Officer,
Department of Education, Skills, and Employment

Claire Forsyth,
General Manager, Business Outreach and Engagement Branch,
Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources

Geoff Neideck,
Assistant Secretary,
Office of the National Data Commissioner
Special Advisor,

Cathryn Geiger,
Chief Data and Analytics Officer,
Department of Agriculture, Water, and the Environment

Key Sessions

Keynote SessionsCase StudySpotlight SessionPanel DiscussionsRoundtables

The Rise of Education Technology

Setting New Standards for Tech-Based Learning at an Elementary and Secondary Level

Kari Rasmussen
Director Digital Content Management and Delivery Branch Education, Government of Alberta

Exploring Best-Practices for Implementation, Delivery and Success of New Technology (K-12)

Balan Moorthy
Superintendent, Fraser-Cascade School District

Ryan Radford
Computer and Digital Media Educator, Walnut Grove Secondary School

Rob Griesbeck
Computer and Digital Media Educator, Walnut Grove Secondary School

Examining How Technology is Improving Post-Secondary Education and Policy

Ben Ferrel
Executive Director, Post-Secondary Digital Policy and Programs Branch, Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training

Examining a New World of Risks with the Adoption of Integrated Education Technology

Stephen Whiffin
Director of Instruction and CIO, Coquitlam School District #43

Addressing the Barriers Impacting the Equity and Accessibility of Digital Learning Tools within Schools

Embracing The New Age of Learning: The Student Experience (K-12)

Jason Dunk
Chief Technology Officer, Saskatoon Public Schools

Sandra Averill
District Teacher, K-12 ADST and Digital Literacy, Langley School District

Andy Beadon
Director Of Technology and ADST Teacher Leader, King David High School

Roundtable 1

Creating Personalized Learning Experiences with Adaptive Technologies

Roundtable 2

Merging Pedagogy and Technology to Construct Curriculum-Focused Platforms for Both Students and

Roundtable 3

Empowering the Classroom Through AI based Student-
Led Learning

Roundtable 4

Building a Positive Relationship with Learning Through
Collaborative and Engaging Classroom Apps

Roundtable 5

Accelerating Learning with Digital Course Solutions Whether at Home or In-Class

Roundtable 6

Managing Post-Secondary Programs Through One
Fully Integrated and Customizable Platform

Your Registration

Live Presentations

Hear from public sector leaders about the latest trends and explore how to instantly apply these insights and gain unique perspectives


An opportunity to engage with your peers from across the state in dedicated networking sessions, interactive roundtable discussions, and meal breaks

Technology Solutions

Hear  from leading solutions providers in the federal government space as they explore key technologies to improve citizen services


Receive on-demand access to session content on the complimentary Public Sector Network social learning platform

What Your Peers Had to Say

“Great spectrum of speakers, topics and mix of session types. Invaluable new insights gained throughout the day.”

Abestos Safety and Eradication Agency

“Both positive and valuable, provided some useful insights into the state of play in collecting and using data in the Public Sector”

Attorney-General’s Department

“Absolutely great listening to the innovative work progressing out of various departments and agencies – and the new tools being developed”

Services Australia

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