Podcast

20 Jul 2017
PODCAST: Making a technical contribution to Australia’s defence force – Ian Irving, Northrop Grumman
In this episode of the Defence Connect Podcast, Northrop Grumman’s Ian Irving reveals how he’ll align the business’ abilities with the Australia...
13 Jul 2017
PODCAST: Cracking the international supply chain – Andrew Sanderson, TAE Aerospace
TAE Aerospace began on a laptop with just six employees. Now, the business is its own attractor in the defence space, with a reputation for excellence...
Richard Marles
6 Jul 2017
PODCAST: Maximising Australia’s defence potential – Richard Marles, opposition defence spokesman
“Why do we want a defence industry as distinct from any other industry in this country? What is it about this industry, such that we want to make it...
29 Jun 2017
PODCAST: Championing local talent in defence – Peter Freed, Cirrus Real Time Processing Systems
While there’s no easy way into defence as an SME, Peter Freed says the industry’s willingness to accept a “degree of risk” could allow small b...
22 Jun 2017
PODCAST: Engaging primes as an SME – Stephen Renkert, Electrotech
There are few benefits to being a jack of all trades in the defence industry, says Stephen Renkert, with many emerging businesses making the mistake o...
8 Jun 2017
PODCAST: Driving innovation in defence - Stephane Ibos, Maestrano
Stephane Ibos says he’s an entrepreneur at heart, pushing boundaries and driving innovation in order to further the technological capabilities of th...
1 Jun 2017
PODCAST: Manufacturing Australia's future – Jens Goennemann, AMGC
The Australian manufacturing industry is often politically charged, with various state governments petitioning for projects that will stimulate the ec...
25 May 2017
PODCAST: Brave new world – the ever-evolving defence technology sector
In this episode of the Defence Connect Podcast, DMTC chief executive Mark Hodge joins host Phil Tarrant to discuss the opportunities for Australian d...
18 May 2017
PODCAST: Going global with SMEs
With the federal government’s budget announcement also came its declaration of support for the defence industry, with a major increase to the sector...
11 May 2017
PODCAST: Shaping Victoria’s defence industry
With competition heating up between the states and territories to secure lucrative defence contracts, Defence Connect chatted with Greg Combet, Victor...
28 Apr 2017
PODCAST: How game-changing geospatial technology is shaping the modern military – and delivering business growth
Innovation has always offered tactical advantages on the battlefield and the emergence of geospatial technology has fundamentally changed modern warfa...
20 Apr 2017
PODCAST: Drones in defence - changing the shape of modern warfare
The application and implication of drone technology is changing the face of combat. Some defence strategists and key ADF leadership claim the majority...
13 Apr 2017
PODCAST: Making it in the USA, Vince Howie
With the government firmly behind driving Australian defence industry capabilities, Defence Connect chatted with Vince Howie, aerospace and defense di...
6 Apr 2017
PODCAST: Making the team mission ready: Ian Bell, CAE
A former Commanding Officer in the UK’s Royal Air Force, Ian Bell knows defence aviation and how preparedness drives optimal tactical and operationa...
30 Mar 2017
PODCAST: Getting set for F-35 sustainment – Steven Drury, director of aerospace, BAE Systems Australia
Steven Drury is at the pointy end of the F-35 program in his role as director at BAE Systems Australia, with the prime preparing for sustainment work ...
23 Mar 2017
PODCAST: From cockpit to trailblazing CEO – John Lonergan, founder of Milskil
Join Milskil CEO John Lonergan as he explains the secrets to building an attraction business in defence – and how to put your best foot forward to w...
15 Mar 2017
PODCAST: Greg Barsby, QinetiQ Australia & Chris Otley-Doe, RubiKon Group
QinetiQ’s managing director Greg Barsby and RubiKon’s managing director Chris Otley-Doe join the Defence Connect team on the back of QinetiQ’s a...
9 Mar 2017
PODCAST: Glynn Phillips, CEO of BAE Systems Australia
CEO of BAE Systems Australia Glynn Phillips joins Phillip Tarrant to discuss technology and innovation in BAE Systems and the defence industry, academ...
9 Mar 2017
PODCAST: Shane Arnott, director of Boeing’s Phantom Works International
Defence Connect catches up with Shane Arnott, the director of Boeing’s arm of innovation Phantom Works International to discuss the company’s majo...
9 Mar 2017
PODCAST: Mark Noyes & Jason Nelson, Raytheon
Raytheon missile systems and weapons expert Mark Noyes and business development executive Jason Nelson join the Defence Connect team to discuss the ca...
promoted stories
MORE FROM DEFENCE CONNECT
OPV tenderer on ‘the next level’
02:32
OPV tenderer on ‘the next level’
After welcoming Multi-Role Aviation Training Vessel (MATV) MV Sycamore to Sydney, Offshore Patrol...
Australia and UK to collaborate on exporting warships
02:33
Aus and UK warship export collaboration a possibility
Australia could become an exporter of cutting-edge warships, according to one of the bidders on the...
Submarine tech on the international radar
Jul 21 2017
Submarine tech on the international radar
A Brisbane company has secured a lucrative contract with an international prime in a move that will...