ADM 30 Under 30 Awards

The ADM 30 under 30 awards will recognise the thirty best and brightest individuals in any field in Defence and Defence Industry aged under thirty.

The longlist has been announced and is available here.

The awards will be an opportunity for industry, The Department of Defence, and the Public Service to showcase their up-and-coming talent, and to boost the careers of ambitious young professionals working in the Defence sector.

The entrants will be recognised under the following categories:

  • Communications & Marketing
  • Engineering
  • Legal / Contracting
  • Operations
  • Human Resources / Recruiting
  • Project Management
  • Technical Trade/Manufacturing
  • Team Leadership

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A collaborative event held in Adelaide for the first time in 2024, the Export Controls Conference is a two-day training and one day conference on the ITAR, EAR and Australian Export Controls.

The conference will provide attendees with a comprehensive understanding of the role of Defence in Northern Australia and current and future developments in the region.


l Townsville Defence Forum is a localised policy-driven forum. The event will focus on fostering relationships between government, PRIMEs & SMEs to deliver Australia’s sovereign capability and act as a driver for the region’s economy.

Indian Ocean Defence & Security 2024 (IODS 2024) will explore the theme: Where AUKUS meets the Quad. The conference and international industry exhibition will highlight challenges and opportunities for the region.


LAND FORCES 2024 will be a key meeting hub for Australian and international industry, defence, academia and government.

The Korea Army International Defence Industry Exhibition is a comprehensive display of Korea’s defence industry products, ranging from weapon systems representing K-Defence to power support systems.


Undersea, Surface, Air, Space, and Cyber Platforms, Systems, and Technologies, MAST provides unmatched information, debates and networking opportunities.