Jacqueline Carreto, Enterprise Marketing Manager, Lenovo

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Richard Favero, Executive Chairman, Soprano Design

Richard Favero |  | Soprano Design » speaking at Tech in Gov

Tony Fitzgibbon, Chief Executive Officer, Data Zoo

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Mark Hawthorne, Enterprise Account Director, Kofax Australia

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Michael Hopwood, Managing Director, Customer Consulting Group

Michael Hopwood | Managing Director | Customer Consulting Group » speaking at Tech in Gov

Andrew Kay, Senior Systems Engineer, South Pacific, Illumio

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Nevena Petrovic, Okta

Nevena Petrovic |  | Okta » speaking at Tech in Gov

Robinson Roe, Managing Director APJ, OneTrust

Robinson Roe |  | OneTrust » speaking at Tech in Gov

Bruce Rossel, Relationship Manager | e-Invoicing, Digital Partnerships, Planning and Governance, Australian Taxation Office

Bruce Rossel |  | Australian Taxation Office » speaking at Tech in Gov

Geoff Schomburgk, Sales Director, Australia and New Zealand, Yubico

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Alex Wilson, Director Solution Engineering - APJ, Yubico

Alex Wilson |  | Yubico » speaking at Tech in Gov
last published: 18/Jun/21 05:45 GMT

Roundtables, Tuesday 10 August 2021

Alex Wilson

Roundtable 01: Why MFA makes good business sense before the breach happens.

This roundtable will run at 13:50, 14:20 and 14:50.Cyber threats are relentless and credential theft is on the increase. Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is one of the most effective controls government agencies can implement to limit the extent of phishing, MiTM attacks, malware, etc. Taking action now by implementing strong MFA not only protects your agency, but makes good business sense.Join this roundtable to discuss:
  • How agencies are addressing authentication challenges
  • The justification for implementing MFA
  • Integrating modern authentication with legacy systems
  • How to begin the journey for strong passwordless authentication
Michael Hopwood

Roundtable 02: How to engage stakeholders effectively

This roundtable will run at 13:50, 14:20 and 14:50.
  • Understanding the appropriate amount of data capture on stakeholders
  • Creating a Stakeholder Management Plan
  • Personalising interactions with Stakeholders
Robinson Roe

Roundtable 03: Balancing Data Analytics, Governance and building Trust

This roundtable will run at 13:50, 14:20 and 14:50.
  • Many think Data is the new Oil
  • But can we build Trust while leveraging Data
  • How do we keep Data safe and used responsibly
Tony Fitzgibbon

Roundtable 04: The importance of implementing a proactive KYC/AML solution, and future trends

This roundtable will run at 13:50, 14:20 and 14:50.
  • The impact of digitisation and the increase of fraud
  • Preventing fraud with a multi-layered verification solution
  • Adapting to the complex and new regulatory environment
Jacqueline Carreto

Roundtable 05: Lenovo Smart Office Round Table

This roundtable will run at 13:50, 14:20 and 14:50.With constant fluctuations and a shift towards a new normal in our daily lives, now, more than ever we need a technological transformation that is adaptable and sustainable. The Lenovo Smart Office Round Table at Technology in Government is a premier experience that aims to assist you into this changing new world, hand-in-hand with Lenovo's hybrid workplace.
Session led by: lenovo
Nevena Petrovic

Roundtable 06: Reinventing the User Experience – Using Identity and Access Management to Better Serve Citizens

This roundtable will run at 13:50, 14:20 and 14:50.
Session led by: okta
Andrew Kay

Roundtable 07: Simplifying Segmentation for Achievable Results

This roundtable will run at 13:50, 14:20 and 14:50.
  • Understand the importance and how to achieve real-time visibility
  • Why a network based approach to segmentation is holding you back
  • How Australian Governments are employing ero Tryst segmentation today to support digitalisation efforts
Richard Favero

Roundtable 08: Designing meaningful citizen engagement experiences using a trust-based, mobile-first approach

This roundtable will run at 13:50, 14:20 and 14:50.Most government leaders are aware of communication technology for citizen engagement. However, not enough focus and talent has been applied to innovative ways to build trust, that opens doors to more meaningful engagement. Join our interactive discussion for insights on local and global government approaches using mobile communication technology.
  • Building citizens trust by focusing on the citizen communication experience
  • Consolidating existing G2C (government-to-citizen) services onto a single communications platform to better engage citizens
  • Using a citizen engagement strategy to drive recovery and innovation
Bruce Rossel

Roundtable 09: The Financial transformation journey to reduce fraud, meet 5-day payment obligations and deliver public value

This roundtable will run at 13:50, 14:20 and 14:50.
  • Learn how e-invoicing & AP automation reduces fraud and increases audit compliance.
  • The importance of process automation working together with e-invoicing to meet 5-day payment obligations.
  • Tips & techniques to a successful Finance transformation to increase public value.
last published: 18/Jun/21 06:45

This is where participants brainstorm, debate, and discuss a series of relevant topics and problems. This very popular format is known to be targeted, dynamic, interactive, and fast-paced.



Breakout peer-to-peer roundtable discussions offer delegates the opportunity to hear what other government departments and agencies are up to and learn from their public sector counterparts. Roll up your sleeves and get involved! Prepare to debate and challenge today’s tech trends!


For a solutions provider, hosting a roundtable is a valuable commercial opportunity to educate pre-qualified audiences around a particular solution while at the same time deepening their understanding of their market’s needs. In terms of nurturing new prospects, attendee data is made available to sponsors to ensure that the roundtable experience is a memorable touchpoint in a new business relationship.



“So useful, especially the willingness of the experts to share their time during and after the discussion, just enhanced an already fruitful discussion.”
Andrew Rogi
Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works
“Such a worthwhile experience and very educational – particularly beneficial to my organisation. I give it a perfect 10.”
Robert Dunn
Director - IT Configuration
Australian Taxation Office
“Absolutely brilliant. Fantastic. We had really, really strong interest and a lot of passion at our table.”
Justin Butcher
Managing Director and Consultant
MXA Consulting



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