ISO/IEC JTC 1 Plenary, Lillehammer, Norway Jan attended the annual Meeting of the largest ISO technology committee as Chair-elect of SC40 and was appointed Chair for a 3-year term.
Digital Governance Forum, Canberra Jan and John Sheridan (CTO, Australian Government) explored the roles of the governing body and management throughout the lifecycle of digital investments. The breakfast event marked the publication of SA/SNZ TS 8019:2016, Governance of benefits realization for IT enabled investments.
JTC 1/ SC40 Plenary Meeting, Suzhou, China Jan led the Australian delegation at the SC40 Plenary in China and spoke at the International Standards Forum of IT Governance. Hosted by Standardization Administration of China (SAC), Jiangsu Economic and Information Technology
AICD Governance Summit in Melbourne Jan attended the inaugural Australian Governance Summit focusing on Directing for Performance.
New Benefits Realisation Publication A new technical specification was published 29 January providing guidance on effective Governance of IT enabled investments for improving benefits realisation. SA/SNZ 8019 provides guidance to governing bodies to help them ask the right questions and promote a culture
Project Governance Publication Jan Begg and Graeme Cocks had a paper published in the book “Project Management Research – Asia-Pacific Perspectives”. See Chapter 3 of the book: http://www.cambridgescholars.com/project-management-research.
AICD Director Briefing on ‘White Collar Crime’ Jan chaired the AICD director briefing on ‘White Collar Crime’ on Tuesday 24th November 2015. Guest speakers Shane MacDonald, Partner, Forensic Services, Grant Thornton and Nick McKenzie, Investigative Journalist, Fairfax. For AICD members, there are
UK Institute of Directors Convention & IPAA ICT Forum Jan presented at the rescheduled Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA) ICT Forum in Melbourne on Compliance, Governance and Innovation. In London, Jan attended the IoD Annual Convention Business Beyond Boundaries.
ISO/IEC JTC 1/ SC40 WG1 Meeting in Dublin Jan led the Australian delegation at the SC40 working group meeting and edited a technical report on the structure of principle-based standards.
Governance of Multiple Service Providers As chair of ICT Governance Jan invited discussion of the challenges and complexities of governing multiple suppliers at a breakfast session in Melbourne.