Mr. Smorhun is the Assistant Secretary at the Department of Defence for Australia. He joined the Department of Defence in November 2011 after leading commercial negotiations for the ATO’s outsourcing program in 2009/10. Matt currently leads the ICT Strategy Realisation Branch (ICTSRB) and has responsibility for ensuring successful implementation of Defence ICT strategies for major programs of work and business as usual activities. Matt holds a critical role within the ICT planning function for Defence, it includes oversight of the strategic portfolio management office, cross departmental and interagency governance, business case development, ownership of the overall ICT strategy and enterprise policy outcomes. Matt is also leading the departments Enterprise Information Management program of work.