Locate19 has announced its first round of plenary speakers as the event’s agenda begins to take shape.
A diverse set of heavy-hitters from distinct backgrounds forms up the first announcement of the agenda for April’s Locate19.
Leading the charge is Barry Sandison, CEO of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. He’s held the role since June 2016, bringing over 35 years’ experience in the public sector, across 13 agencies. Sandison strongly believes in making better use of government assets and is a champion of open data, and building an ever-growing and accessible evidence base. Since joining the Institute, Mr Sandison’s priorities have been on responding to the December 2015 NOUS Review of the institute. Sandison is board chair for L’Arche Genesaret, an ACT community organisation providing supported accommodation for people with intellectual disabilities.
Read more in Spatial Source article. https://www.spatialsource.com.au/locate-isde/locate19-plenaries-announced-registrations-open