Anthony Wong

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AGW Consulting

Anthony  is  the  Principal  of  a  multidisciplinary  law  and  consulting  firm,  AGW Consulting specialising in IT and the Digital Economy including intellectual property, licensing, cloud computing, Big Data and privacy.  He is an advocate for the Digital Economy and served on the IT Industry Innovation Council for the Australian Department of Industry. He  has  also  held  senior  management  positions  in  multi-national  corporations  and government, as CIO of the Australian Tourist Commission during the Sydney 2000 Olympics and led the development of digital publishing for Thomson (now Thomson Reuters) in the Asia Pacific. Anthony  is  a  Board  member  of  the  International  Federation  for  Information Processing (IFIP), an organization established under the auspices of UNESCO. He is the Past President of the Australian Computer Society (ACS).  He is also an Honorary Life member of the ACS, the founding President of the NZ Society for Computers and the Law, and a member of the Law Society of NSW.  Anthony graduated with a B.Sc. in Computer Science and a Bachelors of Law from Monash University and was awarded a Master of Laws in Media, Communications and IT from UNSW.  Anthony  is  a  regular  presenter  and  speaker  at  national  and  international conferences.