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26 May

ACS launches publication Information Age as responsive web magazine – with Ry Crozier taking the helm

by launch-admin May 26, 2015 0 News, Uncategorized





Sydney, May 26: Australia’s peak representative body for the ICT profession, the ACS (Australian Computer Society), has relaunched their member publication Information Age, available at http://ia.acs.org.au


The new look Information Age is an online only publication, built as a responsive website in partnership with leading technology trade media organisation Next Media.


Information Age will carry in-depth features and analysis of issues affecting Australian technology professionals as well as profiles and opinions from senior ICT leaders. It will also cover the latest industry news.


The newly appointed editor of Information Age is respected tech journalist Ry Crozier, who has worked in the technology sector for 14 years, both as a journalist and as a technical specialist at several public relations firms.


Crozier joined Information Age in 2015, after previous stints as a journalist at the University of New South Wales, iTNews and Electronics News.


Thomas Shanahan, ACS Manager – Media & Communications, commented: “Since its initial launch in the early 90s, Information Age has become an important voice for Australia’s tech community, and remains the only publication created exclusively for ICT professionals by ICT professionals. We look forward to Information Age continuing to inform, entertain and educate, and helping to keep our tech community in touch with the latest industry developments.”


Information Age is available to over 20,000 members of the ACS as an addedbenefit. Access will also be provided to media and government, so that they can be exposed to content created by and for Australia’s IT profession.


Members of the media are invited to join launch events in Sydney and Melbourne hosted by Crozier and Shanahan.


The launch in Sydney will also highlight ACS’ recently announced technology partnership with Telstra.


Melbourne: May 27, Munich Brauhaus, South Wharf, 6pm

Sydney: May 28, Telstra Customer Insight Centre, 400 George St, Sydney, 6pm


Further information / RSVP by 5pm today:

Laura Douglas, 0452 505 859 / 02 9492 100


Thomas Shanahan, Australian Computer Society, 0449 902 130



About the Australian Computer Society

The Australian Computer Society (ACS) is the professional association for Australia's Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector. Over 20,000 ACS members work in business, education, government and the community. The Society exists to create the environment and provide the opportunities for members and partners to succeed. The ACS strives for ICT professionals to be recognised as drivers of innovation in our society, relevant across all sectors, and to promote the formulation of effective policies on ICT and related matters. Visit www.acs.org.au for more information.