PANEL DISCUSSION on NSW ICT for 2007 State Election: Building Prosperity through ICTFor my take on IT industry policy see "Building Arcadia: Emulating Cambridge's High Technology Success".
Sydney, 21 February 2007, 5.30pm - 7.30pm
As the professional association for the Australian ICT sector, the ACS wishes to raise the level of attention and focus given to technology issues amongst Government policy-makers. ...
Moderator: Mr Peter Roberts, Managing Editor of BRW
* The Hon. John Della Bosca, Minister for Commerce, Minister for Finance and Minister for Industrial relations (Labor)
* The Hon. Gregory Stephen Pearce, Shadow Minister for Infrastructure, Shadow Minister for Housing and Shadow Minister for Commerce (Liberal)
* Prof Roy Green, Dean of the Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM)
Questions for the panel, by 14 February 2007, to: donna.burridge(a)nsw.acs.org.au
I applied some of these ideas when helping the Australian Technology Park in Sydney, with their web site and "ATP Discussion Forums" in 2004/5. But my impression is that NSW trails behind Queensland and Victoria when it comes to state IT industry policy.