Mat Newman

Helping organisations break down their "Silo's of Information" and enabling them to collaborate is one of the things Mat is passionate about.

Mat Newman is an IBM Champion with over 17 years experience developing, administering, consulting and educating for IBM Collaboration Solutions Software. Mat began using Lotus Notes in 1992. A certified Administrator, Developer and Instructor beginning with Notes 4, since 1999 he has operated an Authorised Independent Training Provider for IBM Software (Lotus Authorised Education Centre), where he is the Principal Instructor.

Mat has an extensive knowledge of IBM Software, from planning and implementing infrastructure through developing enterprise level Applications and educating users. Mat has presented at Lotusphere, served as a expert, is the President of The AusLUG Organising Committee, maintains a blog at, co-authored the WildFire social plug in for Lotus Notes, contributes regularly within the Lotus community and has conducted hundreds of classes from End-user to Administrator and Developer sessions. Mat is passionate and enthusiastic about collaboration software and owner of the coolest Yellow Suit around.

Available for hire. Knows Lotus. Will Travel. Wire me.