MiLCIS 2018
MiLCIS 2018
Date: November 2018 - Thursday 15 November 2018
Location: National Convention Centre, Canberra ,

The annual Military Communications and Information Systems (MilCIS) Conference welcomes military and government organisations, academia, and defence industries to contribute to the future direction of military communications and information systems.

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Date: Monday 10 - Friday 14 December 2018
Location: Adelaide
BMT’s Submarine Design and Engineering Course presents attendees with the latest thinking and innovations in submarine design and operations. The course provides students with a complete understanding of conventional submarine technology, and our experienced presenters explain how capability requirements and new technologies can impact overall submarine design and management. This course caters to students with both technical and non-technical backgrounds, providing an understanding of the military capability in conventional submarines and the considerations in the defence acquisition process. For those delegates with an engineering background, the course will also investigate how to apply practical approaches to solving technical challenges. Attendees will become part of an elite group of alumni, providing excellent networking opportunities and ongoing support from the submarine community. The course is also accredited by the Royal Institution of Naval Architects.
Date: Tuesday 13 - Tuesday 13 November 2018
Location: University of Technology,Sydney
Defence Export Controls Outreach 2018 Defence Export Controls (DEC), within the Department of Defence is commencing another year of outreach programs. This year we will be visiting Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne, Adelaide, and Sydney. During these visits we will explain what regulations govern export controls and what is required of exporters to ensure efficient and compliant exports. Our program is aimed at small to medium enterprises, particularly those who are involved in defence industry and academic/research organisations that collaborate with overseas entities. Sydney Our next program will be held in Sydney on Tuesday, 13 November 2018. The program will be delivered in three sessions. Time has been allocated during each session for QA following presentations. There will be no costs for attendance and catering will be provided. Session One: Introduction to export control regulations Our first session covers the basics of export controls and regulations. This introduction will introduce the fundamentals and pave the way for discussions throughout the day. Session Two: Whole of Government During this session, participants will hear from a variety of government departments and agencies to gain an understanding of the whole-of-government approach to managing exports from Australia. Session Three: Practical applications In our final session, a 'Defence Industry Stream' specific presentation and an 'Academic/Research Stream' specific presentation will be run simultaneously. We ask that participants attend the presentation most relevant to your field.  
Date: Friday 9 - Friday 9 November 2018
Location: Doltone House, Sydney
Remembrance Day is one of the most significant Australian commemorations, and in the year of the Centenary of Armistice, you are invited to join Legacy for a corporate lunch to reflect on Australia’s contribution to past and present conflicts.The Legacy Remembrance Lunch will provide a unique insight into corporate leadership from a military perspective. Join us and experience the unique opportunity to have lunch with a member of the Australian Defence Force whom have been deployed overseas as part of their service to Australia. We will be joined by special guest speaker, the Hon. Linda Reynolds, Liberal Senator for Western Australia who served in the Australian Army as a Reserve Officer for 29 years. Tickets are at $180pp or you can purchase a table of 10 at $1,750. If you would like further information on the event, please contact the Legacy Events team on 02 9248 9052 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloak50d3a8d8902f816e6baad273c8bfccb1').innerHTML = ''; var prefix = 'ma' + 'il' + 'to'; var path = 'hr' + 'ef' + '='; var addy50d3a8d8902f816e6baad273c8bfccb1 = 'events' + '@'; addy50d3a8d8902f816e6baad273c8bfccb1 = addy50d3a8d8902f816e6baad273c8bfccb1 + 'sydney-legacy' + '.' + 'com' + '.' + 'au'; var addy_text50d3a8d8902f816e6baad273c8bfccb1 = 'events' + '@' + 'sydney-legacy' + '.' + 'com' + '.' + 'au';document.getElementById('cloak50d3a8d8902f816e6baad273c8bfccb1').innerHTML += ''+addy_text50d3a8d8902f816e6baad273c8bfccb1+''; . The Legacy Remembrance Lunch is proudly supported by our Venue Sponsor, Doltone House and Event Sponsor, StatePlus.
Date: Friday 9 - Friday 9 November 2018
Location: Rydges Capital Hill, Canberra Ave, Canberra
Defence Industry representatives are invited to attend a briefing by the Department of Defence on the future of Australia’s military training environment being developed through the Australia-Singapore Military Training Initiative (ASMTI). The ASMTI will see Singapore invest about $2 billion to jointly develop military training areas – expanding the Shoalwater Bay Training Area (SWBTA) and establishing a new training area in North Queensland. Over the life of the Initiative there is an opportunity to deliver the foundations for technology-enabled training areas. The design of next generation training areas – amid the evolving character of conflict and rapid advances in technology – is being considered by the ASMTI. This includes the integration of space, cyber and information environments into the more traditional training environments of land, sea and air as well as the use of robotics and autonomous systems. Department of Defence officials will brief industry representatives on the broader ADF simulation context and the role of the ASMTI within this framework. Discussions will provide an opportunity for industry to identify potential opportunities and discuss developments with Defence, industry and higher education representatives. Who should attend? Industry representatives with a strong background in the design and development of defence training, training facilities and collective training technology are encouraged to attend. Due to limited numbers, one representative per organisation should attend. An addendum will be posted on the AusTender website when registration is full. Where: Rydges Capital Hill, Canberra Ave, Canberra When: 9:30am - 11:30am, 9 November 2018
Date: Tuesday 16 - Tuesday 16 October 2018
Location: SMC Conference Centre, Sydney
Contracting directly with Defence is the domain of major primes. For a majority of industry, its pipeline to Defence work is through major programs and major primes. While much of the focus is rightly spent on future work, there are immediate requirements in local industry that can be addressed through continuous engagement. The small to medium enterprise (SMEs) have tremendous capability and innovative techniques for solving problems. In combination with each other, and through collaboration, the SMEs have the potential to solve the immediate challenges. The “Immediate Challenges Series” aims to bring these elements together. The primes experience the problems that the SME community has the potential to solve. The SME community can network with each other in shadows of the challenges presented, and in combination may able to grasp an opportunity that they couldn’t do alone. Register by emailing: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloak755ec649436476d51cbe0a731a29296a').innerHTML = ''; var prefix = 'ma' + 'il' + 'to'; var path = 'hr' + 'ef' + '='; var addy755ec649436476d51cbe0a731a29296a = 'Jennypitt' + '@'; addy755ec649436476d51cbe0a731a29296a = addy755ec649436476d51cbe0a731a29296a + 'aidn' + '.' + 'org' + '.' + 'au'; var addy_text755ec649436476d51cbe0a731a29296a = 'Jennypitt' + '@' + 'aidn' + '.' + 'org' + '.' + 'au';document.getElementById('cloak755ec649436476d51cbe0a731a29296a').innerHTML += ''+addy_text755ec649436476d51cbe0a731a29296a+'';
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