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Craig Thomler
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Lives in Canberra, Australia
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Vulnerable Conversations with Kate Sesselja - Awareness
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If Australians won't fund open government, then we will get the government we deserve, not the one we want.
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DataStart shortlist of eight #opendata  startups announced
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Learn what Prime Minister Turnbull's commitment to membership of the Open Government Partnership means for Australia.
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Australian Tax Office (finally) considering going digital by default, but walk and talk don't match
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Newly released data report signals a major shift in data thinking in the senior Australian public service
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Can an AI understand your online personality, or your organisation's online persona? And does it align with how you wish to be seen?
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How should we restructure 'first responder' emergency services in a world where they're now the second responders?
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Contribute now to Australia's Open Government Partnership National Action Plan for improving openness and transparency in our government.
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OGP Australia Information Session
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Craig Thomler. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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If you're interested in transparency in government or open data in Australia, consider attending one of these sessions.
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It's great to foster companies via open data, but that a benefit, not the reason for openness.
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Canberra, Australia
Previously
Sydney - Sydney - Melbourne - Singapore - London - Canberra
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Entrepreneur, traveller, helper
Introduction
I help organisations achieve their goals through improving their digital engagement. I have worked in the online industry since 1995, and recently left Delib Australia to focus on my new company, Social Media Planner
Bragging rights
Voted one of the Top Ten Changing The World Of The Internet And Politics in 2010, Won a national 2nd place award in GovHack 2014, have travelled in over 35 countries.
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Social Media and digital strategy
Skills
digital, marketing, social media, business strategy, innovation
Employment
  • Social Media Planner
    Social Media Planner & Director, 2015 - present
    I help organisations meet their goals through improving their digital and social media engagement. I do this using the innovative Social Media Planner products, coaching, training and thought leadership through my blogs.
  • Delib Australia
    Managing Director/Co-founder, 2012 - 2014
  • Department of Regional Australia, Regional Development and Local Government
    myregion Director, 2011 - 2012
  • Department of Health and Ageing
    Online Communications Director, 2009 - 2011
  • Child Support Agency
    Online Communications Manager, 2006 - 2009
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Craig Thomson