Australia's new information commissioner, Professor John McMillan, faces a massive challenge: persuading traditionally secretive government departments that the new age of Government 2.0 means openness and citizen engagement. How will he go about it?
On Patch Monday this week, McMillan explains where the OAIC fits in, how he'll work with government agencies to change the way they do business, and what we can expect over the next six months. Already 70 per cent of our transactions with government are done online, for example. The target is 90 per cent.