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At this year's conference, we will delve into current and future opportunities for digital business and what this looks like on a national scale in a digital economy.

Digital Business, Digital Economy will combine influential industry leaders to give a well-rounded view on issues currently facing the business software industry by bringing together government and business to discuss and reflect.

Confirmed speakers to date include:

  • Michael McNamara - GM, Growth and Strategy, Ascender
  • Josh Vernon - CEO, Earnd
  • Jason Lucchese - Single Touch Payroll Program Lead, ATO
  • Mark Stockwell - Project Manager e-Invoicing, ATO
  • Duncan McIntyre - Head of AusIndustry - Industry Capability and Research - Department of Industry, Innovation and Science.
  • Marek Rucinksi - Deputy Commissioner, Head of Smarter Data Program, ATO
  • John Dardo - CDO and Deputy Commissioner, ATO
  • Ian Gibson - Executive Director, SuperChoice
  • Matthew Prouse - Head of Industry, Xero Australia
  • Simon Foster - Vice President, ABSIA

Some of the topics to be discussed:

  • Investment in Technology and Productivity in Investment
  • Technology in Australia
  • Secure By Design
  • STP Learnings
  • Operational Framework
  • Data as an Asset
  • Launching Peppol in Australia and New Zealand
  • More topics to come

Throughout the conference there will be a multitude of networking opportunities and following the day's events, we will be hosting post-conference networking drinks and canapés.

Conference Details


Location: Blaxland Ballroom, Swissôtel, Level 8, 68 Market Street, Sydney 2000

Date: Thursday, 24 October 2019

Time: 9am - 5pm

Post Conference Networking: 5.30pm - 7.30pm (includes drinks and canapés) 

Event Pricing


Agenda to be released shortly.