Event reporting

The Rising Star category recognises the defence community’s most outstanding female individual aged under 30 years.

The Project Management category recognises the defence community’s most outstanding female individual working within project management.

The People and Culture category recognises the defence community’s most outstanding female individual who has developed and/or administered initiatives to support women in the defence community.

The Engineering category recognises the defence community’s most outstanding female individual working within the engineering field. This category is open to all disciplines within the engineering community.

The Operations category recognises the the defence community’s most outstanding female individual working in deployed/remote areas with a focus on logistics, services and support roles.

The Legal/Contracting category recognises the defence community’s most outstanding female individual working within the legal/contracting field.

The Communications category recognises the defence community’s most outstanding female individual working within the communications/marketing/stakeholder engagement field.

With just under three weeks to go before entries close, now is the time to nominate yourself or your female colleagues for well-deserved recognition of their personal achievements and their wider contribution.

Three Australian innovators have been named winners of the INDO PACIFIC 2022 Innovation Awards, worth some $30,000.

The 9th Annual Northern Australia Defence Summit was held on 5 April in Darwin, attracting over 350 delegates.

Construction of Darwin’s $400 million ship lift will begin later this year, Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner told delegates at the ADM Northern Australia Defence Summit on 5 April.

Where Defence’s diverse information and communications technology was once viewed as a corporate enabler, it’s set to transform into a core capability, generating warfighting effects for the ADF.

After the 2020 event was cancelled due to the global COVID pandemic, ADM’s Defence Estate and Base Services Summit (DEBSS) returned to a live event in December 2021.

ADM is proud to (finally) announce the winners of the 2021 Women in Defence Awards, following an exciting virtual event held yesterday afternoon.

The 2021 Women in Defence Awards are happening now! Click here to watch the live stream.

The ADM Women in Defence Awards 2021 will take place virtually on 1 February. Ahead of the event, we will be introducing readers to the amazing finalists across nine categories. Today we cover the finalists in the Rising Star category.