IoT Alliance Australia Workstreams
The Workstreams are the engine room of the IoTAA and drive the annual Work Program including IoT whitepapers, producing guidelines , building awareness and education, facilitating workshops and curating and participating in IoT Impact sessions and workshops. Workstream members comprise a broad mix of corporates, government departments and regulators, industry players, research and industry bodies.
The 13 Workstreams
Smart Places & Infrastructure
Catalyses Australian IoT competitive advantage for Smart Cities in collaboration with urban infra related Workstreams.
Co-Chair: Sophia Chrysanthos, City of Parramatta
Co-Chair: Adam Beck, Urbanism
Food and Agribusiness
Increases the potential of the Australian agricultural sector through key digital productivity drivers underpinned by IoT.
Co-Chair: Jonathon Quigley, Sparklabscultiv8
Co- Chair: Ashley Rootsey, FoodAgilityCRC
Accelerates the adoption of IoT and related technologies in the Australian water sector to deliver value.
Chair: Paul Siemers, Melbourne Water
Vice-Chair: Sean Cohen, Suez
Connects the energy sector, enables knowledge sharing and develops IoT capability that enhances the energy value chain.
Co-Chair: Mark Atkinson, Telstra
Co-Chair: Ken Holder, KPMG
Helps the Australian manufacturing sector leverage step change business value from IoT and related technologies.
Co-Chair: Darren Hungerford, Downer Group
Co-Chair: Anthony Wong, Rockwell Automation
Promotes greater awareness of the IoT value proposition for healthcare in Australia and accelerates adoption.
Chair: Vlad Tohadze, TPG Telecom
Enable the Construction industry to embrace IoT technology to support better safety, compliance and productivity outcomes.
Co-Chair: Angus Kennard, Inauro
Co-Chair: Steve Lennon, GHD
Raises awareness of IoT capability in the Australian transport sector and promotes IoT enablement of major transport infrastructure.
Chair: Richard Duggan, NEC
Drives internal and external cooperation to leverage the strengths of all the workstreams. The Collaboration Workstream also guides external education across the IoT value chain.
Chair: Ken Holder, KPMG
Vice-Chair: Nadeen Jayasundara
Vice-Chair: Nam Nguyen, Infyra
Data Use, Access and Privacy
Assists with the regulatory, business and ethical challenges of big data to help accelerate sustainable commercial success in the IoT sector.
Chair: Sam Sneddon, Wollemi
Cybersecurity and Network Resilience
Provides leadership and good practice direction to the IoT sector and ensures Australian business has a competitive advantage through fit-for-purpose IoT security.
Chair: Matt Tett, Enex TestLab
Vice-Chair: Geoff Gerrand, Telstra
Drives understanding of the role and benefits of interoperability and provides guidance on how this can be implemented across industries.
Chair: Bill Wood, Arid Systems
Builds the Australian IoT start-up ecosystem through sustained community development to help Australian IoT start-ups succeed.
Co-Chair: David Goad, IBM Consulting Australia and New Zealand
Co-Chair: Matt Tati, Milcane
Co-Chair: Eike Zeller, Stone & Chalk