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Data governance: it’s time to mobilise.

It’s no surprise data management and operations are always changing. We’re constantly faced with new and exciting challenges — ever-evolving […]

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Our coming of age

Milestones are measured by impact, not age. Late last year, GWI officially turned 10. But as Managing Partner and CEO […]

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Keep only what sparks joy

Marie Kondo has taken over Netflix viewing and peoples lives, transforming cluttered homes into spaces of serenity and inspiration.  Marie […]

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Tipping the scales

What a wonderful day International Women’s Day is! A day when the world unites to reflect on women’s achievements and […]

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Put data at the centre of a city deal

Last week, the Queensland Government and Council of Mayors (SEQ) released a joint pitch to the Commonwealth Government for an […]

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What is the difference between data governance and ‘red tape’?

Date governance often gets a bad rap. I regularly hear complaints about governance practices being overbearing and time consuming […]

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What’s your approach to data ethics?

If ever there was a need to apply an ethical framework to decision making, it’s now.

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Halloween 2018 – Are you ready?

Halloween spending in America will hit $9 billion in 2018 according to National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics. […]

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How the elite football clubs impacted the 2018 FIFA World Cup

At GWI we watched with great interest as data scientists across the world tried to predict the outcome of the […]

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My Health Record: the arguments for and against

The Australian Government’s My Health Record (MHR) initiative has sparked a wide ranging debate about individual privacy and data security […]

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The new QSA Records Governance Policy: What you need to know

The new Records Governance Policy released by the Queensland State Archives (QSA) in June has significantly shifted records management from […]

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GWI sponsorship helps thousands of girls break into STEM

GWI is proud to sponsor a movement that is smashing the glass ceiling of the technology industry and changing the […]

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Machine learning in child protection – the ethical and practical considerations

The rise of Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) over the past decade presents a dominant disruptive force for […]

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GWI celebrates women in ICT with Griffith University bursary award

GWI is delighted to announce the winner of the company’s Griffith University Women in ICT bursary for 2018. Bachelor of […]

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GWI’s Bronwyn Voyce invited to attend Future Leaders, Future Cities conference

Identified as a “future business leader” by the Australian Government, GWI’s Senior Consultant Bronwyn Voyce has been invited to attend […]

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GWI continues rapid expansion with two new executive appointments

Experiencing burgeoning business growth within the Australian data industry, GWI has today announced two changes to its leadership team, with […]

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GWI relocates to accommodate burgeoning business growth

If anyone ever doubted the growth potential of Australia’s data industry, they need only look at the trends which clearly […]

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Australia’s moving, and our GPS needs to keep up

Australia is on the move. Literally. The tectonic plate sitting under Australia, the ‘Australian Plate’, is moving at a rate […]

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Red flags to look out for when planning and delivering ICT programs

You’ve just gone through a robust procurement process and selected the vendor with the ICT solution that best meets your […]

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GWI helping to bring domestic violence out of the darkness

GWI is proud to announce its sponsorship of the 2018 Darkness to Daylight Challenge, a 110km overnight run that raises […]

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GWI CEO set for annual Vinnies CEO Sleepout

GWI CEO Neil Makepeace will be sleeping rough under the stars once again to support the Vinnie’s CEO Sleepout in […]

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The first 3 things to do in the event of a data breach

The destruction that can happen when an organisation experiences a data breach can be catastrophic. The longer it takes to […]

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Time for a beer change? The rise of micro-breweries and the creative economy.

Yuccies. Do you know a ‘Yuccie’? According to New York-based writer David Infante, the Young Urban Creatives, or ‘Yuccie’ demographic […]

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GWI welcomes former Councillor Bronwyn Voyce to its team

GWI is pleased to have welcomed former Councillor Bronwyn Voyce to its team as a Senior Consultant specialising in Smart […]

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Preventing privacy issues – the role of a Privacy Impact Assessment

“Privacy is not just a compliance issue for the legal department. It should be a priority for everyone. You have […]

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Learnings from the biggest data breaches of 2017

Living in the information age has a lot of perks – we are more mobile, more connected and use information […]

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GWI launches global Smart City Index

GWI has unveiled the GWI Smart City Index, a critical benchmark designed to help cities and regions become more competitive […]

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GWI celebrates new brand with launch event at Brisbane Festival

GWI officially launched its new brand at the Brisbane Festival last week following the announcement of a major company rebrand […]

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How to maximise your SharePoint investment

Health Check: are you maximising your SharePoint investment?

Despite the significant investment in evaluating, selecting and implementing SharePoint as a document management solution, a rising number of businesses […]

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Digital Identity:the opportunities and the challenges

Digital Identity: the opportunities and the challenges

The upsurge of digital information has introduced overwhelming challenges and opportunities for government and business in a number of areas […]

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The data is not enough

Flying is safe, chowing down on a fatty meal is not. I know these things objectively, the data about air […]

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I might need it some day

I might need it some day

The third drawer in the kitchen. That shirt that cost a bomb but never feels right on. That book that […]

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AI for 'rots - or AI governing us?

Governance for ‘bots – or AI governing us?

Playing games online? More than likely your challenger is a bot rather than a human. They invaded entertainment many years […]

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Is there a downside of being too open?

Is there a downside of being too open?

It’s no secret, I am a massive fan of open data and information. The right/freedom of information polices across the […]

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Health Check: are we getting the most out of Office 365?

Health check: are you getting the most out of Office 365?

One of the most widely used software products worldwide, most organisations find they are not maximising Microsoft’s Office 365 suite […]

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GWI launches new ProBono program

GWI launches new Pro Bono Program

GWI has announced the launch of the company’s new pro bono program, formalising a long standing tradition of carrying out […]

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Award-winning IM & Data Experts Glentworth Announce Rebrand to GWI

Glentworth Consulting has announced a major rebrand of the company which will now be known as GWI. The change in […]

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Data and decision making – how to beat information overload

A friend remarked recently that she was reading Malcolm Gladwell’s 2005 book Blink, which suggests that instinctive decision-making based on […]

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