Category: News

Office of the GCIO receives Recognition of Excellence Award

The Office of the GCIO has received a Recognition of Excellence Award at the OpenGov Leadership Forum.

Annual Reports

The OGCIO 2016-17 Annual Report is available online now

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Machinery of Government Changes

The Innovation function was transferred to the Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation on 1 July 2017 in accordance with Machinery of Government changes announced in April 2017. As a result, the innovation content previously on the Office of the GCIO

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Western Australian Public Sector Innovation – Agency Culture

This is the second in a series of events aimed at assisting the public sector foster greater innovation in daily work practices. Event Details Date: Thursday 6 April 2017 Time: 9:00am – 11:30am Location: Enterprise Room, Innovation Centre of WA

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Innovation Vouchers Program Applications Now Open

Applications are now open for the Innovation Vouchers Program.  Up to $20,000 is available for small to medium enterprises to use for professional services. Applications close on 31 March 2017.  For more information, including application guidelines, visit the Innovation Hub.

GovNext-ICT: Modern Technology on Demand

On 20 January 2017, the WA Government formalised the appointment of Atos, Datacom and NEC Australia to supply ICT infrastructure as a service to WA Government agencies. Agencies will be able to purchase ICT infrastructure services on demand from these

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Western Australian Innovation Strategy Public Sector Event

The Western Australian Innovation Strategy Public Sector Event aims to  inform the public sector about the State’s first Innovation Strategy and key initiatives that will be rolled out as part of its implementation. Event Details Date: Friday 10 February 2017 Time:

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myWA Alpha site goes live

Accessing Government Services Made Easier The myWA Alpha site ( went live on 17 December 2016.  The site makes it easier for the community and businesses to find and access over 80 existing WA government services online and search across

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Minister presents Innovation Strategy to local ICT industry

Innovation Minister Bill Marmion today spoke at the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) Executive Lunch Forum The Minister outlined the recently launched Western Australian Innovation Strategy and highlighted many of the innovation success stories from here in WA. Government Chief

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Western Australia’s Innovation Worth Sharing

Western Australians produce innovation worth sharing, and now everyone in the community will have the opportunity to get involved.  On 20 November Innovation Minister Bill Marmion launched the new Innovation Hub – an online space to help drive WA ideas

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