Telstra is a leading telecommunications and technology company with a proudly Australian heritage and a longstanding, growing international business. In Australia we provide 16.9 million mobile services, 7.2 million fixed voice services and 3.3 million retail fixed broadband services. For many years we have been providing products, services and programs to support digital inclusion, including more than $2 billion of customer benefits over the past decade through our Access for Everyone programs. We believe all Australians should be able to connect, participate and interact safely in the digital world – irrespective of age, income, ability or location – and we recognise the fundamental role Telstra can play in enabling digital and social inclusion.


Swinburne Institute for Social Research

The Swinburne Institute for Social Research focuses on some of Australia’s most challenging social, economic and environmental problems, including digital inclusion. We collaborate with industry, government and community partners to extend the evidence base, identify solutions to complex problems and contribute to public debate. With expertise in a range of disciplines including economics, statistics, sociology, history, media studies and political science, SISR is well known for its innovative work on the social aspects of communications and new media.


Centre for Social Impact Swinburne

The Centre for Social Impact (CSI) is an independent, not-for-profit research and education centre which spans three of Australia’s leading universities: UNSW Australia, Swinburne University of Technology and The University of Western Australia. CSI acts as a catalyst for social change by creating knowledge through research, and translating and transferring that knowledge through teaching and public engagement activities. CSI’s ultimate aim is to affect policy and practice in order to improve outcomes for those in need. Within the wider CSI network, CSI Swinburne’s focus is on developing leaders, organisations, and policy conditions that support progressive social change in the areas of: social innovation, social investment and philanthropy, business and social impact, and measuring and demonstrating social value.


Roy Morgan Research

Roy Morgan Research has more than 70 years’ experience in tracking consumer and social trends, and developing innovative methodologies and new technologies. Proudly independent, we’ve built a reputation based on our accurate data and products which include our extensive Single Source survey, and new digital research technologies such as Helix Personas, and Roy Morgan Audiences. Single Source, Helix Personas, and Roy Morgan Audiences integrate together to provide a comprehensive digital and offline customer engagement, marketing and media strategy offering.