Terms of Reference

The Committee is to inquire into and report upon the role of smart ICT in the design and planning of infrastructure, in particular:

  1. Identifying innovative technology for the mapping, modelling, design and operation of infrastructure;
  2. Identifying the new capabilities smart ICT will provide;
  3. Examining the productivity benefits of smart ICT;
  4. Harmonising data formats and creating nationally consistent arrangements for data storage and access;
  5. Identifying international best practice in the use of smart ICT in the design and planning of infrastructure;
  6. Considering the use of smart ICT in related fields, such as disaster planning and remediation; and
  7. Considering means, including legislative and administrative action, by which government can promote this technology to increase economic productivity.

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