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Northrop Grumman

Agenda - 13th October

11.30 am – 12.15pm

Welcome canapes, drinks & networking

12.15pm – 12.20pm

Welcome from the MC and Welcome to Country

12.20pm – 12.30pm

Welcome from host Defence Connect and principal partner Northrop Grumman

12.30pm – 1.15pm

Expert panel/Q&A session

 

Defence strategy and budget prioritisation to support a stronger, more capable ADF and defence establishment

Gain exclusive insights into the release of the federal budget and balancing budget priorities to support the ongoing development of Australia’s defence capabilities, direction and focus. Followed by a Q&A session with the audience.

Meryl Swanson MP

Meryl Swanson MP

Shadow Assistant Minister for Defence

Dr Marcus Hellyer

Dr Marcus Hellyer

ASPI Senior Analyst for Defence Economics and Capability

The Hon Christopher Pyne

The Hon Christopher Pyne

Chairman of Pyne and Partners

Senator Jim Molan

Senator Jim Molan

AO, DSC, Senator for New South Wales

Steve Kuper

Steve Kuper

Analyst & Editor, Defence Connect

1.15pm – 2.00pm

Lunch and networking

2.00pm – 2.45pm

Expert panel/Q&A session

 

Strengthening defence industry through driving support and growth of Australian capability

Assessing and interpreting the federal budget, our panellists will share their outlook and focus for supporting the growth of the industry to deliver Australian capabilities and content. Each of our panellists will share a five-minute overview and budget wrap-up followed by a Q&A with the audience.

The Hon Melissa Price MP

The Hon Melissa Price MP

Minister for Defence Industry

Mr Matt Keogh MP

Mr Matt Keogh MP

Shadow Minister for Defence Industry

Steve Kuper

Steve Kuper

Analyst & Editor, Defence Connect

2.45pm – 3.30pm

Networking drinks and close

For enquiries, don’t hesitate to get in touch!

CONTACT INFORMATION

Level 13, 132 Arthur Street
North Sydney
NSW 2060

02 9922 3300