How AI is transforming the Australian workforce
Generative AI is reshaping Australia’s workforce, with technology skills now integral to the economy. Embracing AI could unlock billions of dollars by 2030, but requires an understanding of its intricacies and a stronger pipeline of tech workers.
UK AI economy projected to reach £2.4 trillion by 2027: AiiA
The mapping released by AI Industry Analytics profiled 8,900 companies, 70 public corporations, 300 AI Hubs, 4,100 investors, and 280 government projects.
Cloudera announces partnership with Generation Australia
Cloudera partners with Generation Australia to develop a program supporting individuals pursuing careers as data analysts.
SRA appoints Tim Chopping as CEO
Founder of SRA, Steven Rowe, steps down as CEO, passing the position to Tim Chopping, SRA's former Sales, Marketing and People Executive Manager.
Aus Government must support ICT industry as skills shortages continue
Australia's Government is not fully utilising innovative technologies, impacting the economy, according to the AIIA survey.
AIIA pushes for Aus Govt to fund AI research and commercialisation
Australian Government urged to allocate $250 million in May budget to support AI research and commercialisation, says AIIA.
AIIA launches new skills hub to boost Aussie ICT industry
The hub was created as a digital skills platform to connect ICT training needs of industry and employees with VET, tertiary and industry digital courses.
AIIA welcomes Australia's new Minister for the Digital Economy
Senator Jane Hume has been appointed as Australia's new Minister for the Digital Economy, welcomed by the Australian Information Industry Association.
AIIA launches website hub for remote working support
The Australian Information Industry Association’s new site, Australian Business Continuity, provides support from the AIIA and its partners.
AIIA launches remote-working portal with support of Federal Government
AIIA unveils portal to aid Aussie firms in COVID-triggered remote work shift, backed by government.
AU tech sector salaries growing - and so is employee turnover
Australian IT sector salaries to continue growing in 2020, but employee turnover remains an issue, says AIIA. (110 characters).
ICT peak body’s policy focus pre-budget
The AIIA highlights the need to boost Digital Skills, Innovation and Government ICT Procurement in Pre-Budget Submission.
AIIA says Government needs to ditch 'archaic' voting methods & switch to e-voting
Why is Australia slow at electronic voting uptake? The AIIA says that with e-voting in place, we would already know the election results by now.
Former AIIA chief Ian Birks passes away
Industry stalwart and former chief executive and board member of the Australian Information Industry Association, Ian Birks, has passed away.