Dr Lucy Cameron

Contact details:

  • +61738335517
  • PO BOX 10522


Lucy has over ten years' policy development experience in innovation, and digital economy and productivity with the Queensland Government.

This followed completing a PhD at the University of Queensland on the impact of broadband on regional development.

As a team and project leader in the Data61 Insight Team Lucy has just completed a major international study on Vietnam's Future Digital Economy, which has had broad policy impact in both telecommunications and technology adoption.

Her professional interest lies in determining the geographic patterns of innovation, and what government's can do to effectively and cost-efficiently promote innovation. She was awarded a Smithsonian Fellowship in 2015 to study the role of government in the creation of innovation hot-spots in the US.

Other Interests

International foresight studies and organisations

Women in Science and Technology

Blockchain and cryptocurrency developments

Achievements and Awards

  • 2015-2016

    Smithsonian Fellowship
    Queensland Government

  • 2003-2007

    APAI PhD Scholarship
    Queensland University

Academic Qualifications

  • 2007

    University of Queensland