An Introduction to Data

Join Liam & data specialist Andrew Andrews as they introduce you to the world of data. 

Australian Open Data
Information is Beautiful
Covid19 Dashboard John Hopkins University

Music 'Serenity' by Skirk. 



Andrew Andrews Biography September 2020

Andrew started writing computer programs in two languages APL and BASIC on IBM mainframes in the mid seventies at age 14. He is now is a senior business technology executive with over 35 years professional experience, and has started and exited several technology businesses, he has a unique blend of skills and expertise that includes executive management, mobile app development, data warehousing, business intelligence, stakeholder engagement, ICT/Data governance, marketing, media, strategy and entrepreneurship. He has consulted extensively to Government, Not For Profit and Private sector clients across Australia and New Zealand. 

Recently he was the founding Data Governance Manager at the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission(ACCC)/Australian Energy Regulator (AER), and currently leads the SA Branch of Data Management Australia ( and is a member of the national committee. Andrew is passionate about using international data management frameworks like Data Management Body of Knowledge (DMBoK) and Data Management Maturity Model (DMM) to assist enterprises and government agencies manage their data more efficiently.

In his volunteer life he has been working in community radio for most of his adult life across various roles of producer/presenter at 3D Radio 93.7Mhz and WOWFM 100.5, cofounder of Dance100, and past chairman of board and life member of Fresh927. For last 6 years he has been a volunteer on the management committee of the Foundation for Hellenic Studies.

Links to his social media accounts and volunteer community interests are found here:

Podcasts and Videos:

Podcast for The Adelaide Show on Data Ethics and Privacy March2020, link here.

Meet the Mentors interview at Start-up Weekend Adelaide 2013, link to video is found here.
Introduction to data podcast episode for the Auscast Network September 2020, link here.


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