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Industry Insights: Accelerating digital transformation through adoption of best-in-class global platforms [VIRTUAL]

Join us online for the next edition of Industry Insights with Chris Crozier, Chief Information Officer, Department of Defence.

Event Start: Wed 21 Feb 07:00 AM
Event Finish: Wed 21 Feb 08:10 AM

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Registration End Date: Tue 20 Feb 11:00 PM

<em><strong>This event series is intended for Professionals and Leaders. </strong><br><br>*If you are not a current ACS member, you will be asked to &#39;create an account&#39;. Your details will be used for registration processes only. If you experience technical issues, please contact <a href="" target="_blank"></a>.</em><br><br>Chris Crozier will commence his presentation by giving context to the strategic environment Defence currently faces and the need for digital transformation to ensure Defence is ready to fight and win in the digital age.  Chris will also discuss the recent formation of the Defence Digital Group and the organisational changes being implemented to enable a more rapid adoption of best-in-class platforms, underpinned by best-in-class sovereign ICT capabilities, to deliver strategic decision advantage to the warfighter.<br><br>This session will highlight the strategic imperatives of adopting best-in-class capabilities including best-in-class automation where appropriate.  Chris will delve into the relationship between technology uplift and the speed of automation, underlining the importance of modernising underlying technology infrastructures and planforms, enabling maximum returns from automation initiatives.  From enhanced efficiency to heightened security, the session will navigate the advantages and challenges of aligning with best practices during digital transformations.<br><br>Key takeaways will include an understanding of how to strategically integrate best-in-class global ICT platforms to enhance overall organisational performance and how the combination of best-in-class platforms and automation can increase organisational agility.  Attendees will also gain insights into Defence Digital Group&#39;s three year platform strategy and roadmap, which is currently under development.<br><br>This event is proudly supported by <a href="" target="_blank">Tricentis</a>.<br><br><strong>About our event sponsor - Tricentis</strong><br><a href="" target="_blank">Tricentis</a> is a global leader in continuous testing and quality engineering. The Tricentis AI-based, continuous testing portfolio of products provide a new and fundamentally different way to perform software testing in both agile development and complex enterprise apps. An approach that’s totally automated, fully codeless, and intelligently driven by AI - enabling enterprises to accelerate their digital transformation by dramatically increasing software release speed, reducing costs, and improving software quality. <br><br><strong>Agenda</strong><br>6:00pm - Welcome introduction and housekeeping<br>6:05pm - Presentation by Chris Crozier<br>6:20pm - Panel Session + Q&amp;A<br>7:10pm - Live stream ends. In-person networking drinks<br><br><strong>Speaker</strong><br>- Chris Crozier, Chief Information Officer, Defence Digital Group, Department of Defence

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Chris Crozier

Chris Crozier

Mr Chris Crozier was appointed as the Defence Chief Informaiton Officer (CIO), leading the Defence Digital Group.  As Defence CIO, Mr Crozier is responsible for setting the strategic Information Communication Technology (ICT) direction for the entire Defence portfolio.  Mr Crozier is laser-focused on ensuring that the Group enables decision advantage to the warfighter through the combination of best in class global platforms, underpinned by best in class sovereign capabilities.Prior to joining Defence, Mr Crozier was the Group Chief Information Officer for Orica International, the world's largest manufacturer and supplier of explosives for mining and civil construction.As the Group Information Officer, Mr Crozier was accountable for global digitial technology strategies and operations across the organisation spanning 120 countries, covering Business (IT), Customer (IoT) and Manufacturing (OT) systems, including the governance of Orica's digital ecosystems, architecture, data and cyber posture.Prior to this, Mr Crozier held executive roles within Orica as Vice President of AusPac (60% of Orica's global EBIT), Chief Digital Officer and Global Vice President Supply Chain; and at BHP as Global Chief Information Officer and Global Chief Procurement Officer.

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