Building Australia's strategy for space
Date: June 2018 - Friday 15 June 2018
Location: QT Hotel, Canberra ,

The conference will bring together distinguished international and Australian experts for two days of debate on Australia’s long-term strategic plan to grow its burgeoning space industry. Now is the time for Australia to take space seriously as it establishes a new space agency that will take the lead.

Date: Monday 15 - Friday 19 October 2018
Location: 446 Collins St. Melbourne
The course provides a theoretical and practical introduction on the application of Integrated Logistic Support (ILS) throughout the Capability Lifecycle. The course focuses squarely on the Ten ILS elements and identifies the Logistic Support Analysis (LSA) tasks. It also visits the five constituent capabilities and details how these elements can assist ILS personnel in their everyday working environment. It provides practical and theory training to enable personnel, wherever located in the ILS chain, with the fundamental knowledge and practical skills that will enable them to work in a collaborative ILS and engineering environment. Throughout the course, the experienced instructors will bring to life the theoretical knowledge with real-world examples to ensure students can apply the knowledge to their individual workplace
Date: Tuesday 6 - Saturday 10 November 2018
Location: Jakarta, Indonesia
Indo Defence is Indonesia’s number one tri-service event hosted by the Indonesian Ministry of Defence offering the opportunity to learn, network and do business. The event will showcase leading edge capabilities in sophisticated weapons systems and technologies, hardware and electronic warfare, training, simulation systems, defence and security peripherals. Held every two years, the exhibition brings together around 850 exhibitors from over 40 countries, offering capabilities and innovation for the defence and security sector.
Date: Thursday 1 - Saturday 3 November 2018
Location: Palace Electric Theatre, ADFA, Canberra
The Veterans Film Festival (VFF) is an annual event that brings people together to discover extraordinary stories about veterans, first responders, all who experience conflict and their families. The VFF offers a meeting ground and artistic platform for veterans and filmmakers to network as creative artists and to engage with audiences of all ages, cultures and abilities. The festival presents a curated program of carefully selected features, documentaries, short films and media art, focusing on recent work by talented indie artists from Australia and around the globe. Within our program we will also present mainstream films to gala premieres, retrospectives to themed screenings, as well as crowd pleasing events i.e. workshops, discussions, exhibitions and provide opportunities to meet with veterans, filmmakers and content creators via Q&A’s, panels, etc.
Date: Tuesday 30 - Tuesday 30 October 2018
Location: Crown Towers, Perth
While the trend toward an increasingly integrated Indo-Pacific was initially viewed from the perspective of economics, trade and energy flows, it is increasingly apparent that the rise of the Indo-Pacific era also has major implications for national defence and regional security.The 2018 Western Australian Indo-Pacific Defence Conference will convene strategic thinkers from the military, industry, academic and government in Perth Australia, home to Australia’s largest naval base, a growing defence industry, and a vibrant civic and academic community.Defence West in the Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation in partnership with the Perth USAsia Centre at The University of Western Australia will convene the 2018 Western Australian Indo-Pacific Defence Conference. This event will examine the broader geo-strategic environment of the Indo-Pacific and the important role Australia will continue to play in the region via its expertise in defence capability and resources. We also hope to showcase regional opportunities to WA-based industries, as well as national and international stakeholders. This conference will promote the State’s defence capability to national and international defence stakeholders. The aim is to provide new and relevant information from high-level speakers to educate and inspire our local industry, and to assist them in becoming world class and globally competitive (export ready).
Date: Monday 22 - Friday 26 October 2018
Location: Paris-le Bourget Exhibition Center
Euronaval is one of the leading naval defence and maritime technologies trade exhibitions in the world. The event will showcase leading edge capabilities in sophisticated weapons systems and technologies, hardware and electronic warfare, training, simulation systems and naval defence peripherals. Held every two years, the exhibition brings together around 400 exhibitors from 40 countries, offering capabilities and innovation for the maritime sector. Exhibiting on the Team Defence Australia stand is free of charge, however successful companies will be responsible for flights, accommodation, freight and other related costs.

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