Lisa Tobin
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Lisa Tobin

Group Executive, Technology
Lisa joined Transurban in February 2013 as Group General Manager Technology and has overall responsibility for the technology strategy, deployment and operation of all technology platforms. Transurban owns, develops and operates urban toll road networks in Australia and the USA. Technology plays a critical role, spanning all aspects of the business from back-office systems and customer services to roadside and tunnel infrastructure. The team brings world-class solutions to ensure the long-term safe and efficient operations of the critical infrastructure that operates our roads and tunnels. Technology at Transurban has a unique agenda to bridge the specialised infrastructure world of operational technology with broader information technology trends such as the rise of cloud-based platforms, IOT, Data Analytics and Machine Learning. Previously, Lisa held a number of senior technology roles across the financial services industry focused on setting strategy and delivering technology capability to bring new business models to market.
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Tuesday, 29 October, 2019 10:45 AM|Tuesday, 29 October, 2019 11:30 AM
CIO Story: Beyond Bitumen: How Australia’s Toll Roads Are Leading the Digitalisation of Transport

Transurban’s evolution from an engineering firm to a technology company has been planned and controlled but the effects have been broad and far reaching. The 17 assets they operate across Australia and North America are some of the safest and most technically advanced in the world, but Transurban is still actively seeking ways to drive innovation and prepare for the next wave of disruption. In her presentation, CIO Lisa Tobin will explain how the toll road company is leveraging the best technology, data and people to keep some of the world’s most congested cities moving.

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