Chief Data Officer and Director General, Innovation, Science and Economic Development
Julie McAuley is ISED’s Chief Data Officer and the Director General of the Data, Digital and Innovation Branch (DDIB) in the Digital Transformation Services Sector (DTSS). In this role, she is responsible for the implementation of the Departmental Data Strategy, the policy and data components of business related Digital Identity and Credentials, as well as innovation and analytics. Working collaboratively with partners and stakeholders across ISED and the GC, she provides strategic advice related to data and information management, as well as strategy / program design and implementation.
Julie joined ISED in September 2017 as the department’s Chief Results and Delivery Officer. In this role, she led the implementation of the department’s outcomes-focused results and delivery framework. Prior to joining ISED, she worked at Statistics Canada where she held a number of executive positions in the areas of health, justice and social statistics.