In this episode of the Defence Connect Podcast, editor of Defence Connect Liam Garman and news editor Charbel Kadib join host Phil Tarrant to discuss the latest developments in Defence and defence industry.
The team begins by weighing in on the burgeoning cyber security industry and efforts to bolster national resilience, championed by the launch of Defence Connect’s sister brand, Cyber Security Connect.
This is followed by a rundown of the latest demonstrations of multinational interoperability at Exercise Talisman Sabre amid mounting tensions with China.
Tarrant, Garman and Kadib also report the latest wins for the local defence industry, discussing the award of three separate contracts in support of key procurement programs.
The team concludes by delving into recent geopolitical developments, outlining new opportunities for Australia to assert itself in the Indo-Pacific.
Listen to previous episodes of the Defence Connect podcast:
Episode 278: PODCAST: A different vision for Australian defence industry, with shadow minister for defence industry Matt Keogh
Episode 277: PODCAST: The future of Australia’s space industry with Adam Gilmour, CEO of Gilmour Space
Episode 276: PODCAST SPECIAL EPISODE: Breaking the stigma surrounding mental health with David Coleman, Assistant Minister for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention
Episode 275: PODCAST: Discussing LAND 125 Phase 4 with Babcock’s Craig Schwartz
Episode 274: PODCAST: Securing Australia’s missile sovereignty with Jim McDowell, Group CEO of Nova Systems, and Dr Ben Greene, Group CEO of EOS
Episode 273: PODCAST: BrothersNBooks, bibliotherapy and the world’s coolest readathon – CAPT Dylan Conway
Episode 272: PODCAST: Building Australia’s future defence force – Brigadier Ian Langford
Episode 271: PODCAST: Preparing for instability in the Indo-Pacific – Senator Jim Molan
Episode 269: PODCAST: Backing veterans with new tech tools – REDSIX CEO Michael Handley
Episode 268: PODCAST: Cyber fortification — Major General (Ret’d) Dr Marcus Thompson AM