Tag Archives: digital inclusion

June 20, 2016

Laurie Patton, Broadband: It’s buggered in the bush

Laurie Patton, CEO of Internet Australia, spoke at the 2016 Broadband for the Bush Forum, highlighting the risks for Australia, of ineffectual infrastructure and compromised services. Concerns that echoed the disillusionment of ‘farmers, welfare agencies, government officials and Indigenous leaders’ expressed at the forum. Drawing together many of the key issues raised at the Forum, Laurie […]

Forums, News, Policy
June 16, 2016

B4B Key Policy Objectives 2016

Following the successful conclusion of the 2-day Broadband for the Bush Forum V: digital journeys, the Broadband for the Bush Alliance have finalised a list of Key Policy Objectives that draw on the focused discussions from the final day of the forum. This statement of policy objectives is both the culmination of the work of […]

Forums, News, Policy
May 5, 2016

Program released: Broadband for the Bush Forum V

Draft program now available online Forum V: Digital Journeys, 8-9 June 2016, State Library Queensland, Brisbane Broadband for the Bush Alliance is pleased to announce that the draft program for our upcoming Forum Digital journeys is now available [link]. Through presentations, interactive sessions and hands-on workshops, we will focus on the ways that digital engagement can […]

February 24, 2016

New data on digital inclusion from the ABS Household Use of Information Technology, 2014-15

source: http://apo.org.au/resource/new-data-digital-inclusion-abs-household-use-information-technology-2014-15 “This brief report, prepared by Scott Ewing for the Australian Digital Inclusion Index, includes graphs of a few of the key data points that shed light on digital inclusion in Australia from the ABS’s recently released Household Use of Information Technology in Australia, 2014-15. The full data released can be accessed in the related […]