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Inquiry into the Financial Technology and Regulatory Technology sector
17 June 2020
On 17 June 2020, the AICD made a submission to the Senate Select Committee on Financial Technology and Regulatory Technology on the AICD’s perspective on economic, regulatory and national reform...
COVID-19: Virtual member meetings
12 June 2020 | Andrew Lumsden
COVID-19 social distancing measures have fast tracked the evolution of the virtual AGM. The new rules governing online member meetings, while temporary, provide a way for boardrooms to leverage techn...
Microsoft AI guru on how you can harness artificial intelligence
9 June 2020
Mitra Azizirad, Corporate Vice President for Microsoft AI, discusses how organisations should be approaching the roll-out of this transformative technology.
Strengthening industry and university partnerships
1 May 2020 | Beverley Head
Long-term partnerships between universities and industry will be vital in future technology development, says Sally-Ann Williams, CEO of Cicada Innovations.
Everything directors need to know about 5G
1 March 2020
The 5G mobile network is the next big thing in technology, bringing high speed internet connections to smart devices. Here's the lowdown on what your board needs to know.
New software could transform your company culture
1 March 2020 | David Walker
Companies keen to find better ways to monitor and measure a positive corporate culture may find options in a growing range of software.
Quick board response could save your organisation during a ransomware attack
1 March 2020 | Beverley Head
In 2019, YMCA NSW was hit with a ransomware attack that encrypted its operating system. Instead of paying the ransom, board and management made a quick decision that helped the organisation take back ...
Why the new ASX tech index is a gamechanger for business: Melinda Conrad FAICD
25 February 2020 | Shelley Dempsey
Melinda Conrad FAICD, who sits on the board of the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and will speak at the Australian Governance Summit next week, outlines why technology is the number one skill di...
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Atlassian co-founder Scott Farquhar on Australia's future in tech
1 February 2020
Co-founder of software developer Atlassian Scott Farquhar explains why the company chose to base its global operation in Sydney instead of Silicon Valley.
6 pieces of advice for tech startups
1 February 2020 | Stuart Ridley
Peter Lilley and Doug Stuart, co-founders of Canberra-based data startup Instaclustr, outline why startups need guidance from experienced entrepreneurs.