About us

GovTech, Microsoft Australia’s Government Affairs blog was founded in 2007 by two Government Affairs specialists who wanted to use new ways to communicate to IT professionals, media, government policy makers and individuals concerning public policy matters impacting the information technology sector.

This blog was the first of its kind for Microsoft worldwide to focus specifically on public policy issues.

Issues covered in this blog range from online security, privacy, heath, education, filtering, environment, politics and much more, and regularly referred to by the media.