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2 Sep 2021
Increased complexity demands training to match
The Australian Army faces new readiness challenges as the pace of technology development and mission scope rapidly evolve, writes Neale Prescott, dire...
Oleg Vornik
1 Sep 2021
It’s not about the submarines: Protecting Australia’s sovereign interests
Oleg Vornik, CEO of DroneShield, weighs in on the Commonwealth government’s defence industry revitalisation plan. ...
31 Aug 2021
How will China play the Afghanistan card?
 Are fears Beijing will exploit the void left by the US in Afghanistan overblown? ASPI’s Michael Shoebridge weighs in. ...
30 Aug 2021
Governments line up to work with the Taliban
Over recent weeks, governments from near and far have lined up to improve their relations with the new rulers of Afghanistan. While some paint the pic...
27 Aug 2021
Australia and Japan’s alliance key to space race success
Dr Alex Grant, CEO and co-founder of Myriota, explains why Australia must leverage its partnership with Japan to accelerate the growth of its sovereig...
25 Aug 2021
Securing the nation’s data — Today’s most important defence
Paul Leahy from Qlik explains how Defence can best execute its new data strategy and build the nation’s resilience in today’s threat environment. ...
24 Aug 2021
Why we need an Australian sovereign space industry
Australia must reduce its dependence on foreign-owned space technology by redoubling efforts to harness local know-how and build a truly sovereign spa...
20 Aug 2021
Why cyber security in Australia is riper for disruption than ever before
Bruce Bennie from Juniper Networks highlights the evolving security risks posed by emboldened, malicious cyber actors. ...
16 Aug 2021
Networking Earth and orbit
The Internet of Space Things will connect sensors and relay comms to create new industries while improving existing sectors, write Professor Alan Duf...
13 Aug 2021
Why the Future Submarine Program needs a truly national supply chain
The Future Submarine Program is the biggest defence procurement in Australian history, and their construction must be a truly national endeavour, writ...
11 Aug 2021
Grappling with the new cyber paradigm
Nader Anabtawi from Palo Alto Networks weighs in on the growing threats to national security posed by malicious cyber actors. ...
10 Aug 2021
The multifaceted benefits of the sovereign guided missiles project
Minister for Defence Industry Melissa Price explains why the sovereign guided missiles program is a critical step towards building a resilient indust...
9 Aug 2021
Rallying behind Australia’s veteran community
Amid yet further lockdowns, there’s never been a more important time to support our veteran community. This Legacy Week, be sure to reach out and ge...
6 Aug 2021
How will Beijing react to Taiwan’s latest arms boost?
The US has doubled down on its support for Taiwan, approving over $1 billion in new arms sales, but will this latest action provoke further aggression...
5 Aug 2021
Russia’s ongoing grey-zone warfare
While military theorists remain fixated on the civilisational joust between the US and China, the once great Russian bear crept into the shadows buil...
4 Aug 2021
Delivering Australia's future frigates
The Hunter Class Frigate program is making significant progress and drawing on lessons learned from past naval shipbuilding projects to establish stro...
3 Aug 2021
Creating a fairer defence industry for Australian SMEs
Let’s make sure that primes and Australian SMEs are able to work together to support Australia’s sovereign defence industry, writes Brent Clark, C...
2 Aug 2021
Australia on the road to Glasgow and beyond
Can climate change solutions also be defence capability solutions? Former RAN Officer Christopher Skinner examines the link between emerging energy te...
30 Jul 2021
Japan’s new defence posture sparks Beijing backlash
Analysts weigh in on the diplomatic row triggered by Japan’s new defence white paper. ...
28 Jul 2021
Managing China’s missile threat
How should Australia prepare for the potential launch of a missile attack from China? A former deputy secretary of the Department of Defence weighs in...

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