Our approach

DFORE & DBuggIT working together brings together expertise in strategy, design and assurance for government policy and programs with commercial experience in business system implementation and integration. Our demonstrated track record of achievement encompasses successful program design, delivery and assurance for data, analytics and information systems.

These articles provide some examples of the approach we can bring to assure your data and digital strategy succeeds. The confidence we provide is borne from a legacy of commitment to delivering value through thought leadership and innovation to make a real difference.

Data management drives innovation

Adrian Bugg talked about Creating a data management DNA that can drive public sector innovation at the 4th Public sector Data Management & Analytics Roadshow in April 2019. This drew upon his significant experience in leading a data driven change initiative that built organisational capability. It covered all aspects of embedding change from strategy andContinue reading “Data management drives innovation”

Data driven transformation in Government

Adrian Bugg presented his approach to Data Driven Transformation in Government to the Canberra chapter of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) in May 2019. This presentation used Health’s data transformation as a case study. It covered managing privacy and security through a defence in depth approach. Adrian has a strong risk managementContinue reading “Data driven transformation in Government”

Data driven transformation risk & opportunities

Adrian spoke about Risk and Opportunities for Data Driven Transformation at the Data Management and Security for Government conference in February 2019. This covered governance and processes across the full data life cycle from acquisition through to archiving. He outlined his approach to risk and how to realise opportunities while meeting essential obligations for privacyContinue reading “Data driven transformation risk & opportunities”

Enabling Data Capability

This is a video of Adrian Bugg’s presentation on Enabling Data Capability at the inaugural Health Data Analytics Expo 2017 organised by the Australian Government Department of Health. Adrian talked about the intent of Health’s Enterprise Data Warehouse and current EDW2.0 upgrade project. He described an operating model for information technology, data, analytics and businessContinue reading “Enabling Data Capability”

Risk in adaptive pandemic incident management

On Friday 28th August 2020 Adrian Bugg discussed the approach he took as the Pandemic Incident Management Team (PIMT) Lead at the Australian Government Department of Health during COVID-19 and what he learnt from this. This online presentation was delivered to students undertaking the Graduate Certificate in Government Informatics through the University of Canberra. ThisContinue reading “Risk in adaptive pandemic incident management”