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Department of
State Growth

What we do

Enhance innovation and grow the Information and Communication Technology sector

Information and Communication Technology is a vital industry and enabler of business and service delivery, capable of playing a transformational role across our economy.

The use of digital technologies as an enabler can lead to improved productivity, increasing future innovation, business competitiveness and efficiency.

Key initiatives to be delivered include:

  • developing a Data Centre Action Strategy
  • developing an Employment and Home Business Remote Working Hub Action Strategy
  • encouraging commercialisation through a Go-to-Market Incubator
  • building information and communication technology workforce capacity
  • establishing stronger links with the technology sector
  • providing free WiFi hotspots in key locations around Tasmania
  • assisting businesses make the most of online services through the Digital Ready for Retail Program.