Monthly Archives: May 2017

Driverless cars, drones and DNA: How to build trust in the data age

‘Trust and transparency’ is the theme of this year’s Privacy Awareness Week (15-19 May 2017). This is an annual event held since 2006 to raise awareness across the Asia-Pacific region of the importance of protecting personal information. While ‘trust’ and … Continue reading

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Filed under Cyber Security, Data Protection, IT and Technology, National privacy law

Proposed reform of data management practices all in the name of productivity

The Federal Government has released the Australian Productivity Commission’s (Commission) final report on data availability, management and use (Report). 1 The Report sets out an ambitious proposal to fundamentally reform the way that data is managed in Australia. The lengthy Report … Continue reading

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