The Australian Defence Alliance is delighted to have two new interns working in our office as of late July. As with previous occasions, our interns are studying at Monash and are partaking in the Work Integrated Learning Program.
Many of you noted that our Program Officer, Barry Laming, was absent for two weeks whilst participating in Exercise Talisman Sabre 2019, with his Melbourne-based Army reserve unit 5/6 RVR. The following is Barry's recount of what taking part in one of Australia's largest military exercises is like.
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) is preparing to publish Incoterms® 2020, an update of the global contractual terms that define the responsibilities of buyers and sellers operating under international contracts for the sale of goods. The Incoterms are published once every 10 years and it is a key event in the international trade for importers, exporters, procurement teams, banks, insurers and more.
On Monday, 12 August 2019, ADA-Vic and RMIT, with support from the VDA, launched the first in a series of pilots, focused on creating engagement pathways between SMEs and Researchers.
Held in Canberra on the 1st of August 2019, the annual Defence + Industry Conference provides an ideal environment to discuss D+I engagement, growth, innovation and change in the Defence and Security Sector.
On 29 August 2019, the Australian Defence Alliance will be hosting yet another instalment of our increasingly popular BD After Five Defence Industry Networking Event. If you have not already attended, this is the perfect opportunity to come along and engage with an array of stakeholders in the Defence Industry and receive rare insights into developments taking place both locally and internationally.
Smart Australian companies and research centres participating in PACIFIC 2019 will get the opportunity to sell their new ideas, technologies and products to the Australian and international community.
Technology and space companies from around the world are invited to participate in the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) ‘GEO Week 2019‘ as part of the brand new Industry Track.
The International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences (ICAS) Emerging Technology Forum (ETF) Digital Transformation in Aerospace is taking place on 9-10 September 2019 at RMIT University, Storey Hall, Melbourne.
On Tuesday 30th of July, the ADA and VDA were present at ICN's Regional Opportunities Showcase in Bendigo. This was a great opportunity to get a feel for present and future projects that require partnerships from the Victorian SME Community.
A special thanks to Ben Durant of Durant Durant Consulting for hosting another interesting installment of our Doing Better Business With Defence seminars.
The Centre for Defence Industry Capability is hosting three business events at PACIFIC 2019. PACIFIC 2019, the biennial Pacific International Maritime Exposition, will be held in Sydney from Tuesday 8 to Thursday 10 October 2019.
The Victorian Defence Alliances and ADA (Vic) are delighted to partner with the French Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FACCI) Victoria Chapter in announcing their first Aerospace-Defence-Aviation Series Event of the year.
Presentations from Aerospace Alliance
The Victorian Defence Alliance’s Aerospace member briefing held on Thursday 27th June was informative and thought-provoking.