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Making your business fit for the future means cutting ties with the past

John Riccio 30 May 2016 11 minutes

How do you transform the working habits of over 6,000 people? As Chief Digital Officer, John Riccio did just that when he moved PwC Australia’s collaboration tools to the cloud. Here, he shares his experience of implementing large-scale digital transformation.

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Video: Stanford University and PwC talk scaling innovation

Kate Bennett Eriksson 23 May 2016 2 minutes

Kate Eriksson and Stanford University’s Paul Marca discuss the four key ways that Australia can unleash its innovation potential. Watch the highlights from our ‘When Australia Will Shine’ event here.

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Think gas and electricity are your major assets? Wrong. It’s data.

Mark Coughlin 18 May 2016 11 minutes

Whether they know it or not, utilities companies are in the data business, writes Mark Coughlin. The sooner they leverage new opportunities and technologies, the better they can avoid disruption.

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Report: Rapid adoption of wearables, 2016

John Riccio 13 May 2016 7 minutes

Most Australians now own a wearable device but have they really bought into the concept? John Riccio looks at the results of PwC’s latest report into wearable technology to uncover just how essential we believe them to be.

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Press OK to continue: How digital can transform mental health services

Suji Kanagalingam 09 May 2016 7 minutes

From meditation apps to mood-enhancing gameplay, there are plenty of ways that technology can shore up mental health services. While there’s no magic wand, they do have the power to reach more sufferers than before, writes Suji Kanagalingam.

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Federal Budget 2016: Stoking the Innovation Agenda

John Riccio Kate Bennett Eriksson 04 May 2016 8 minutes

Innovation is high on the government agenda, but is funding set to follow? John Riccio and Kate Eriksson look at some of the ways the 2016 Federal Budget will support the digital economy.

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Move over internet of things, here comes the internet of sewers

27 Apr 2016 7 minutes

With Australian utilities trialing connected sensors and software throughout their infrastructure network, your next encounter with internet of things technology could be beneath your feet.

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Government strategy on cyber security: Businesses must unite

Richard Bergman 22 Apr 2016 4 minutes

The federal government’s new Cyber Security Strategy is here. Is it a step in the right direction, and what does it mean for Australian businesses?

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“You could call us the user experience office”: Key learnings from government transformation

Tan Allaway 20 Apr 2016 12 minutes

Paul Shetler, the CEO behind Australia’s Digital Transformation Office, explains how the small agency with a big remit is deconstructing government services.

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