Speaker 2 Bio


Matthew Smith has more than 20 years experience in the IT Industry and is currently Director, Technology Services at Southern Cross University. In his current role he is responsibilities for the IT, Telecommunications and Educational Technology infrastructure and services for Southern Cross University.

He has previously held roles including Associate Director IT Governance, Strategy and Planning, Associate Director, Information Systems at Swinburne University in Melbourne and Manager of the ICT Faculty’s technical support area. He has diverse experience in the tertiary education sector having occupied roles in research, project management, development as well as system and database administration.

Matthew has a Masters degree in Information Technology, and a Bachelors degree in Computer Science and Software Engineering.