Author Marie Johnson. Published in CIO Magazine. 22 May, 2014.
This article looks at the Australian Government’s decision to abolish the CIO role indicates a profound misunderstanding of the impact that the public sector’s use of technology has on the broader economy. Given the more than $5 billion spent by the Australian Government each year, the article urges the Australian Government to act on the recommendations of the National Commission of Audit and appoint a chief digital officer.