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The City of Parramatta will gauge public interest in new services to guide the ongoing development of the city’s Digital City and Smart City strategies.

Parramatta, Smart City in the making seeks community input

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The City of Parramatta will gauge public interest in new services to guide the ongoing development of the city’s Digital City and Smart City strategies.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull leads up to the election promising funds for the Port of Eden and Merimbula Airport to help boost tourism in Regional NSW.

Port of Eden, Merimbula Airport get $50 mil upgrade

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Electoral promise from federal Coalition government to fix up ports and airports.

Queensland launches new and revamped ICT Dashboard to make it easier for businesses to find, plan and tender for tech contracts.

ICT Dashboard shows $767 mil of work up for grabs

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QLD launches new platform to make it easier for businesses to find, plan and tender for tech contracts.

Government departments are being pushed to provide excellent digital service delivery that deters people from returning to old face-to-face methods.

PM & Cabinet calls for boost to digital service delivery

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Better digital experiences needed to deter customers from returning to face-to-face transactions.

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Future challenges in crowd control and management

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GovNews Exclusive – Crowd management has always been a difficult task, but new technologies are helping to predict behaviour like never before.

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Strategy scenario 2025: The rise of the Digital City

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GovNews Exclusive – Assessing the value of looking at the future from a digital perspective.

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How to respond effectively to data breaches

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GovNews Exclusive – Tips on how to effectively manage a crisis of infiltration of valuable government data.

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Adopting a risk-based approach to cybersecurity

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GovNews Exclusive – A risk-based approach can help your department prepare for potential cyber attacks.

Dr Jon Lamonte, Chief Executive Transport for Greater Manchester, gives his unique international perspective on light rail developments in the UK.

5 Minutes With… Dr Jon Lamonte, Chief Executive, Transport for Greater Manchester

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Dr Jon Lamonte, Chief Executive Transport for Greater Manchester, gives his unique international perspective on light rail developments in the UK.

Australasian Railway Association CEO Danny Broad chats with GovNews about light rail infrastructure and its big and ambitious future in Australia.

5 Minutes With… Danny Broad, CEO of Australasian Railway Association

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Danny Broad, Chief Executive Officer of the Australasian Railway Association, advises that there needs to be strategic long-term planning in building light rail infrastructure.

Jerusalem Municipality Chief Architect Ofer Manor talks to GovNews about challenges in installing light rail in an ancient city.

5 Minutes With… Chief Architect at Municipality of Jerusalem, Ofer Manor

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Ofer Manor, Chief Architect at Jerusalem Municipality, delivers an international perspective on the challenges of installing light rail in an ancient city.

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5 Minutes With… Associate Professor Roberta Ryan

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Associate Professor Roberta Ryan, director of the Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government and UTS Centre for Local Government, talks to GovNews about her achievements.

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