Meet the Chiefs - Defence Industry Policy Division 2019

C3i would like to advise you that Dr Sheridan Kearnan, FAS Defence Industry Policy, will address the Defence Watch, Meet the Chiefs Industry Briefing, at the Commonwealth Club, Yarralumla, ACT.

DATE:           Monday, 11th November, 2019

VENUE:        Commonwealth Club, 25 Forster Crescent, Yarralumla, ACT

SPEAKERS: Dr Sheridan Kearnan, FAS Defence Industry Policy,
                     Andrew Hodgkinson, Assistant Secretary Defence Capability and Innovation
                     Stuart Cannon, Acting Chief of Division for the DST Science Strategy
                                                and Programs Division.

Sheridan and Andrew’s topic will be on the Broad Industry Program with mention to Skilling Workforce Challenges and Innovation.

Stuart will speak on the Next Generation Technologies Fund. In 2019–20 the Defence Innovation Hub and the Next Generation Technologies Fund will work to ensure that the Defence innovation ecosystem develop projects that support creation of truly innovative and leap-ahead technologies and concepts.

The Defence Watch Industry Briefing is open to representatives from Defence Industry, Department of Defence and Government.

10.30 - 11.00    Registration.
11.00 - 11.30    Dr Sheridan Kearnan
11.30 - 12.00    Andrew Hodgkinson
12.00 - 12.30    Stuart Cannon
12.30 - 13.00    Q & A
13.00 - 14.00    Lunch
14.00                Close

Meals: The meals provided at our functions are gluten free, either beef lamb or chicken (ie without pork or seafood). A vegetarian option is available. Please let us know in advance, preferably at time of booking if you require a vegetarian meal. We cannot guarantee all types of meal requests can be meet.  We cannot provide an alternate option if only requested on the day.

Cancellations: Registrations are refundable for cancellations received up to COB three working days before the event, less a $25.00 Administration Fee; however you may substitute another delegate from your organisation at no additional fee. No refunds can be issued after that date - No cancellations possible for confirmed sponsorship bookings.

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Event Properties

Event Date 11-11-2019 10:30
Event End Date 11-11-2019 14:00
Registration Start Date 08-10-2019
Cut off date 08-11-2019
Individual Price $295.00
Location The Commonwealth Club

Group Rate

#Registrants + Rate/Person ($)
3 265.50
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