26 - 27 June, 2018 | Novotel Sydney Central, Sydney, Australia

Olivia Simons


Executive Manager, IT Strategy & Governance
City of Sydney


10:30 AM City of Sydney’s Governance in the Acquisition and Implementation of New Technology

City of Sydney has adopted a mature IT and technology governance process that allows the council to develop appropriate ways of assessing and acquiring particular services. It requires understanding the suitability and assessments around contracts to ensure good business and technical outcomes for the council. In this session, Olivia will discuss the process and strategy of the acquisition and implementation of new technology from a governance perspective, discussing:
  • Establishing a technology governing board to review strategic priorities and investment
  • Understanding procurement governance: Developing specific ways to assess technology and services of potential investment
  • Policy and processes with acquisition and controlling outcomes, particularly with governance of external providers and projects


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