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Make Data Work
21–22 May 2018: Training
22–24 May 2018: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK
Nicholas O'Donnell

Nicholas O'Donnell
Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs, Asia Pacific, LinkedIn


Nick O’Donnell is LinkedIn’s director of public policy and government affairs for the Asia Pacific region, where he leads the company’s efforts to build productive partnerships with governments, decision makers, and policy influencers throughout the region. His role includes policy and political outreach, government-focused data-sharing projects, work on technology policy issues, and the development of workforce and education policy solutions that are at the core of LinkedIn’s corporate mission and its overarching vision of creating economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. Previously, Nick was legal counsel for Seven West Media and head of public policy in Asia at Yahoo. Nick has served as the chair and treasurer of the Asia Internet Coalition, leading joint-industry advocacy across Asia and locally as a committee member of the Communications and Media Law Association. He holds a combined bachelor of media and bachelor of laws and a master’s degree in media, information technology, and communications law.


11:1511:55 Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Strata Business Summit
Location: Capital Suite 15/16 Level: Non-technical
Secondary topics:  Financial Services
Audrey Lobo-Pulo (Phoensight), Nicholas O'Donnell (LinkedIn)
In October 2017, LinkedIn and the Australian Treasury teamed up to gain a deeper understanding of the Australian labor market through new data insights, which may inform economic policy and directly benefit society. Audrey Lobo-Pulo and Nick O'Donnell share some of the discoveries from this collaboration as well as the practicalities of working in a public-private partnership. Read more.