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ABSIA Annual Conference 2018 - Wednesday, 31st October 2018


ABSIA is hosting its annual conference eInvoicing: Efficiencies and Industry Impacts in and for the Region on Wednesday, October 31 2018, at the InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto (495 Collins Street, Melbourne Vix 3000) from 9am-5pm. Following on from the Australian Government announcing they will be moving ahead with eInvoicing. this conference will cover the benefits and challenges of adopting eInvoicing, both the NPP's and the Government's roles in eInvoicing and a look at how eInvoicing will impact our greater region. 

Current Speakers Include:

  • Kate Carnell AO, Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman
  • Peter Stokes, Axway Regional Director (ASEAN Single Window Trade Program), based in Hong Kong
  • Michelle Crosby. Deputy Commissioner, Business Registration & Reporting, Australian Taxation Office
  • John Shepherd, Assistant Commissioner, STP, Australian Taxation Office
  • Singapore Government: Jane Lim, Assistant Chief Executive (Sectoral Transformation Group) and Robert Tay, Cluster Director (Professional and Financial Services)

Presentations by ABSIA SIG Convenors and Members on:

  • Single Touch Payroll
  • eInvoicing
  • Practitioner Lodgement Service
  • ATO Operational Framework & Identity

More speakers and the full agenda will be announced soon.

Please register here.


Women in Tech Fest 24-26 October 2018


The third annual Women in Tech Fest will be held from October 24-26 2018 at the Mercure Gold Coast Resort. Women in Tech Fest brings together Australia's most successful tech founders, leaders and role models from diverse industries and skill sets covering DevOps, systems, digital, IT, ICT and sales, in an inclusive and supportive environment. 

This year, ABSIA is proud to be a supporting partner of this event. Register online here.


Operational Framework Workshops
Coming to Melbourne, Sydney & Brisbane


The digital tsunami is approaching as new security frameworks are introduced to better protect taxpayers, businesses and software developers!

Spend an evening with ABSIA and learn about the ATO Operational Framework and how other strategic policy initiatives are impacting the developer community. Presenters include the ATO and a range of digital service providers working in the payroll, superannuation, taxation and business ecosystem spaces.

Tuesday 27th February 2018 - 6pm 
Xero Melbourne, 1/6 Elizabeth St, Hawthorn VIC 3122
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Thursday 1st March 2018 - 6pm 
Intuit Sydney, Level 34, 1 O’Connell St, Sydney NSW 2000
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Thursday 14th March 2018 - 6pm
River City Labs Brisbane, 315 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4000
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ABSIA Members/Government price $50
Non-Members price $95


CEO Panel - 20th March 2018


ABSIA will host a CEO Panel on Tuesday 20th March 2018 at Haymarket HQ in Sydney (2/63 Dixon St, Haymarket NSW 2000) from 10am to 12noon.  With increasing use of contemporary and emerging technologies, the landscape is changing for ABSIA members as well as the end consumers and, businesses we serve.  Come join us for a frank and insightful discussions on “What next?”
We are very excited to welcome the following panellists:

  • Trent Innes, Managing Director of Xero
  • Emma Lo Russo, Founder & CEO Digivizer
  • Stuart Korchinski, CEO and Chairman of Superchoice
  • Kate Carruthers, Chief Data & Analytics Officer, UNSW

Other invited participants include CEO of a payroll service provider company, CEO of the Digital Transformation Agency, Second Commissioner of ATO. 

ABSIA Members/Government price $50
Non-Members price $95

To register please click here



Quarterly Webinars


Virtual Meetings - Government digital services update

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