Mick Chisnall is currently undertaking doctoral research studies in socio-technology after a 14 year career as a senior executive with the ACT Government. Prior to working in government, he worked in private industry as an ICT executive and as a consultant. Mick brings to his research elements from a wide range of disciplines ranging from a degree in Mathematical Physics through to marketing and online sociology. He provides extensive practitioner experience in strategic consulting, organisational development and change, governance and ICT. His research interests include New Materialism, Discourse Theory and Praxis.