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Mick Ryan
7 May 2020
PODCAST: Building the nation’s intellectual edge – MAJGEN Mick Ryan AM, Australian Defence College
On this episode of the Defence Connect Podcast, Major General Mick Ryan AM and host Phil Tarrant delve into the importance of developing the intellect...
Matthew Anderson
30 Apr 2020
PODCAST: Digitally adapting the Australian War Memorial - Matthew Anderson, Australian War Memorial
Dubbed “Australia’s most sacred place” by Prime Minister Scott Morrison in his recent Anzac Day address, the Australian War Memorial is the nati...
23 Apr 2020
INSIGHT: Cyber and information warfare – MAJGEN Marcus Thompson AM, Department of Defence
Major General Marcus Thompson AM has been the head of the information warfare division at the Department of Defence since its establishment in 2017. ...
16 Apr 2020
PODCAST: National resilience through COVID-19
On this episode of Defence Connect podcast, host Phil Tarrant and deputy editor Steve Kuper recap the biggest national security and defence industry h...
9 Apr 2020
INSIGHT: Establishing a grand strategy – Dr Peter Layton, PhD
On this episode of Defence Connect Insight Podcast, visiting fellow at the Griffith University Asia Institute, Dr Peter Layton, unpacks the forward-lo...
2 Apr 2020
PODCAST: Working towards a fully sustainable AQS-24B – Gene Cumm, Northrop Grumman Corporation
Northrop Grumman are making headway on their goal of locally manufacturing all assets of their unmanned minehunting system AQS-24B for use within Aust...
26 Mar 2020
PODCAST: Next generation tactical watercraft – Darren Schuback and Ryan Carmichael, The Whiskey Project
Veterans Darren Schuback and Ryan Carmichael established The Whiskey Project with the intent of disrupting the maritime technology space, launching th...
19 Mar 2020
INSIGHT: Australia’s relationship with China – Andrew Hastie MP
On this episode of Defence Connect Insight Podcast, Andrew Hastie MP joins hosts Phil Tarrant and Steve Kuper to break down the unique dynamics of the...
12 Mar 2020
PODCAST: The art of effective negotiation – Simon Kelland, Scotwork
A common misconception about negotiation is that it’s an innate skill one is born with, but according to partner and principal at Scotwork, Simon Ke...
6 Mar 2020
PODCAST: ‘Until we have a reasonable parity, it’s not business as usual’ – Jennifer Wittwer
In the lead up to International Women’s Day this Sunday, 8 March, international consultant and published author Jennifer Wittwer discusses female em...
27 Feb 2020
INSIGHT: National resilience – John Blackburn AO, Institute for Integrated Economic Research – Australia
On this inaugural episode of Defence Connect Insight Podcast, hosts Phil Tarrant and Steve Kuper are joined by John Blackburn AO to delve into the com...
20 Feb 2020
PODCAST: The Useful Belief philosophy – Chris Helder
Useful thinking is a pragmatic philosophy for dealing with circumstances one cannot change through the conscious adoption of a productive mindset, coi...
13 Feb 2020
PODCAST: Transitioning from uniform into corporate life – Matthew Williams, Babcock Australia & New Zealand
While veterans can offer a very unique skill set to commercial and corporate organisations, according to Matthew Williams, “It’s not as simple as ...
6 Feb 2020
PODCAST: Supporting Australian export strategies – Roland Stephens, Australian Trade and Investment Commission
As the Australian government’s trade, investment and education promotion agency, the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) assists A...
30 Jan 2020
PODCAST: Operating a growing defence SME – Warren Levin, Sydney City Marine
While contracts with Defence usually provide SMEs with more consistent contracts and therefore growth opportunities, it’s important to also spread s...
23 Jan 2020
PODCAST: Year in review – Steve Kuper, Defence Connect
According to our statistics, 725,000 unique people connected with the Defence Connect brand in 2019, demonstrating 48 per cent growth across the titl...
16 Jan 2020
PODCAST: ‘Deftech’ and the counter-drone industry – Oleg Vornik, DroneShield
On this episode of the Defence Connect Podcast, CEO and managing director at DroneShield Oleg Vornik shares the story behind his counter-drone SME. ...
9 Jan 2020
PODCAST: Leveraging Indigenous talent in the defence workforce – Craig Williams, Navantia Australia, and Brendan Dumbrell and Hayden Surrao, JLB-Yaran
Navantia Australia and JLB-Yaran recently signed an MOU at Pacific 2019 with the intent of creating and building long-term careers for Indigenous tale...
2 Jan 2020
PODCAST: Interconnectivity between Navy services and the defence industry – Greg Laxton, Fleet Support Unit Australia
The Fleet Support Unit (FSU) delivers repair and maintenance services to the Navy and provides meaningful work for sailors when they come ashore. ...
27 Dec 2019
PODCAST: Embracing storytelling into your day-to-day life as a professional in defence industry – Chris Huet, Understood Consulting Services
Fighter pilot turned poet and communications consultant, Chris Huet, believes in helping people communicate with the precision of a fighter pilot and ...

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