Northern Australia Defence Summit

The 9th Annual Northern Australia Defence Summit will be a high level policy-driven summit. This year’s event will focus on creating strategic sovereign maritime capability in the North, upgrading and maintaining Defence estate and infrastructure and fostering a strengthened local Defence industry. It will also assess Northern Australia’s geo-strategic importance and regional partnerships such as USFPI and ASMTI. The Summit will hear from Ministers, senior Defence personnel, leaders of industry, SMEs, academics and strategic analysts. This event has been brought forward from May 2022.

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September

The 2022 Women in Defence Awards will celebrate talented, determined, successful women who make a positive impact in the defence business arena, as members of Defence industry, Australian Public Service (APS) or in uniform.

October

LAND FORCES 2022 will be a key meeting hub for Australian and international industry, defence, academia and government.

November

Regarded as one of the Defence Teaming Centre’s (DTC) most prestigious and anticipated nights of the year, this annual event recognises and celebrates the defence industry and highlights the achievements of DTC members.

The 11th Biennial SIA Conference will be held 7- 9 November 2022 in Canberra. The theme will be: “Nuclear Powered Australian Submarines – Challenges and Opportunities”.

PARARI is Defence's biennial international Explosive Ordnance (EO) Safety Symposium with the overall aim of providing the opportunity for professional development, education and network building for EO safety experts and practitioners.

The inaugural ADM Defence Skilling Summit, hosted by the Tasmanian Government, will be a one-day, high-level, executive gathering of key players from both Defence and Defence Industry addressing Australia's current and future skills requirements.

Robonation and Defence Science and Technology Group are hosting the 2022 Maritime RobotX Challenge, an international autonomous maritime robotic vehicles competition.

The annual Military Communications and Information Systems (MilCIS) Conference welcomes military and government organisations, academia, and defence industries to contribute to the future direction of military communications and information systems.

December

The Summit will focus on the Australian government’s continuing aim to develop an internationally competitive Space sector.