Event reporting

The Australians have made their presence felt at DSEI, the world's largest defence suppliers expo.

At DSEi 2019 Supacat is unveiling its Technology Demonstrator for hybrid and optionally manned operations and the ‘High Mobility Integrated Fires Capability’.

ADM’s annual STEM in Defence summit took place in Canberra, looking at the opportunities and challenges facing Defence as it competes for STEM workers.

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One of the topics covered in depth at ASPI’s War in 2025 conference was the geo-political realities of great power competition between China and the US in Southeast Asia.

ASPI’s War in 2025 conference at the QT Hotel in Canberra was held between June 13 and 14, examining what war could look like six years from now.

Australian defence industry was on prominent display at the 2019 Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA) exhibition.

The 16th annual ADM Congress attracted over 500 delegates from across Defence, industry and government, and was held for the first time in Canberra’s Playhouse Theatre, reflecting its increasing popularity.

Nearly 200 delegates from industry, defence, government and academia attending the sixth annual Northern Australia Defence Summit in October heard Chief Minister Michael Gunner stress the Northern Territory’s role as a vital hub.

The fourth Invictus Games has come to a close, ending a week of sporting and personal victories for more than 500 competitors from 18 nations across the world.

Quickstep has won the NSW Defence Industries Exporter of the Year award at the NSW Export Awards in Sydney.

Teams from Australia, NZ, Thailand, the UAE and UK fought it out on the track with the hope of being crowned the world’s best military drone racing team.

A military trial conducted in downtown Adelaide last year, involving five countries and nearly 200 military and civilian personnel, has won a national project management award.

Significant potential changes to the ADF’s training ranges in Queensland and the NT were foreshadowed at the recent Northern Australia Defence Summit.

The ADF is supporting the hosting of APEC 2018 in the Papua New Guinean capital of Port Moresby.