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Monday, June 29, 2020 6:55 PM | Jack Cameron (Administrator)

NEWS

 

ICN DEFENCE LISTINGS

 

AIDN has attached the list of open Defence listings from ICN for easier access for members.

 

 

CDIC GRANT FUNDING WEBINAR RECORDING

 

The CDIC have released the Grant Application webinar video (and downloadable fact sheet and Top 10 Question list).

 

To view the Grant Application webinar recording click here.

 

For further information, click here.

 

 

ASMTI GREENVALE PROJECT RECORDING

 

If you missed the ASMTI Greenvale Project webinar, click here to view the recording.

 

 

10th AUSTRALIAN SPACE FORUM

 

The South Australian Space Industry Centre (SASIC) has announced the date of the 10th Australian Space Forum will be held on Wednesday 25 November 2020 at the Adelaide Convention Centre in South Australia.

 

Companies are invited to express their interest in becoming a sponsor or exhibitor at the event via email to spaceoffice@sa.gov.au .

 

 

DEFENCE CONNECT AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE INDUSTRY AWARDS 2020 OPEN

 

Defence Connect’s Australian Defence Industry Awards is back for 2020 with an amazing evening of recognition celebrating Australia’s rapidly growing defence industry, with submissions now open.

 

To be held in November, the Australian Defence Industry Awards – supported by principal partner KBR – will again showcase the depth of talent in Australia’s defence industry while affirming its essential role in supporting national security, resilience and driving innovation, economic growth and workforce development.

 

Recognising leading professionals and organisations, the awards will cover 30+ categories focusing on all facets of the defence industry.

 

Categories cover primes, SMEs, academic institutions and associations through to high-performing individuals such as defence executives, Indigenous and female leaders, students, scientists, technicians and academics.

 

Click here for more information.

 

 

CYBER SECURITY PROTECTION SMALL BUSINES GUIDE

 

The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) has published advice on how small businesses can better protect themselves from cyber-attacks and disruptions during COVID-19.

guide has been developed to help small and micro businesses adapt to working during the COVID-19 pandemic. This document will help businesses with simple and actionable advice in order to both identify common and emerging cyber threats and develop resilient business practices to protect themselves.

Broader COVID-19-related cyber security advice is available online.

 

 

AUSTRALIAN WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SYMPOSIA – DISCOUNT FOR AIDN MEMBERS

 

The Australian Women's Leadership Symposia are a national series of events focused on the experiences of women leaders in the contemporary workforce.

 

An unparalleled gathering of the best and brightest female talent, keynote speakers include Nova Peris, Ita Buttrose, Libby Trickett, Ann Sherry, Catherine Fox, Tammie Matson, Sallyanne Atkinson and many, many more.

 

Due to COVID-19, some of these events will be delivered as both a one-day online event (over the next few months) and a one-day face-to-face networking session (much later in the year). With the health of our event delegates, speakers and sponsors our number one priority, we are adhering to the latest advice from authorities and may convert more of these events into a similar format as the situation unfolds. 

 

An attendance discount of 25% is currently available to attend by entering code ANSY20 at the time of booking (available until each symposium sells out). The 25% subsidy is in addition to any early-bird discounts that are already in place. A bonus webinar titled Leading Through Adversity Together is also included for new registrants. 

 

For more information and to book: www.wla.edu.au/symposium

 

 

TEAM DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

Team Defence Australia is changing how we receive applications.

From May 2020, the Australian Defence Export Office will use Industry Capability Network (ICN) Gateway to receive applications for inclusion in Team Defence Australia (TDA) industry delegations to international defence tradeshows and missions.

Applications are now available to join the Team Defence Australia industry delegation for the below international trade events. Applications can be submitted via the ADEO page at ICN https://adeo.icn.org.au.

  1. AUSA 2020 to be held in Washington, USA from 11 -14 October 2020 – Closing Date: 8 July 2020
  2. Euronaval 2020 be held in Paris, France from 19 - 23 October 2020 – Closing Date: 8 July 2020
  3. Vietnam International Defence Expo to be held in Hanoi, Vietnam from  24  -27 October 2020  – Closing Date: 8 July 2020. More information shortly available at http://vietnamdefence.vdi.org.vn/, temporary information is available at http://vndefence.phongcachso.com/.

Questions about the above tradeshows or the EOI process can be directed to teamdefence.australia@defence.gov.au

 

OPPORTUNITIES

 

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING WEBINAR

 

Gain first-hand insights from manufacturing industry leaders.

 

The Panel of distinguished speakers from industry and government will discuss how the industry can support each other during COVID-19.

 

The Panel will share insights on:

  • COVID-19 impact on businesses and supply chains
  • contingency to remain competitive in changing environment
  • collaboration and supply chain opportunities
  • lessons learned and practical advice for SMEs to build resilience.

 

The discussion will include a moderated Q&A session from participants.

 

Date: 8 July

Time: 11.00am-12.30pm AEST

Register for the webinar here. See attached for further information.

 

 

DIGITAL ADVANCED MANUFACTURING SERIES 2020

 

Virtual Program: Aus-EU Advanced Manufacturing Opportunities

 

In lieu of the delegation to Hannover Messe 2020, Austrade, the Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC) and State Partners invite you to join our free Digital Advanced Manufacturing Series.

This Series will help you gain market insights into Europe, and learn about innovative manufacturing solutions in the present economic climate.

Running from 2-30 July, this is your opportunity to hear from international OEMs such as Airbus and Arena 2036, attend masterclasses with the Innovative Manufacturing CRC, and participate in Q&As, panel discussions and many more sessions.

 

Upcoming schedule:

 

  • 2nd July: Airbus Presentation + Q&A (5.00pm - 6.30pm AEST)
  • 7th July: Arena 2036 virtual tour + Q&A (5.00pm - 6.30pm AEST)
  • Date TBC: Innovative Manufacturing CRC FutureMap Masterclass.

 

Visit the event page now to learn more and register your interest.

 

 

EOI FOR AUSTRALIAN SUPPLIERS IN TACTICAL UNMANNED AERIAL PROGRAMS

 

Textron Systems Australia has opportunities available for Australian suppliers for LAND129 Phase 3 and SEA 129 Phase 5 programs. Interested suppliers can register on the Industry Capability Network to access the opportunities.

 

Expressions of Interest close 30 June 2020. Click here for more information.

 

 

CDIC WEBINAR 2: GROWING YOUR BUSINESS IN THE DEFENCE MARKETPLACE

 

This 45min webinar presentation followed by Q&A session will provide a clear overview of the introduction, sustainment, upgrade and replacement of products and services by Defence.

 

The presentation will then deep dive into the relevant access points for SMEs seeking to grow their business in the Defence Marketplace.

 

Date: Tuesday 14 July 2020

Time: 11 am – 12 pm AEST

Register here.

 

 

CDIC WEBINAR 3: DEVELOPING A SUCCESSFUL TENDER

 

This 45min webinar presentation followed by Q&A session will provide a clear overview of the Austender process, along with the forthcoming procurement requirements of Defence.

 

The presentation will then deep dive into the what a successful tender looks like and what pitfalls to avoid.

 

Date: Tuesday 11 August 2020

Time: 11 am – 12 pm AEST

Register here.

 

 

LINKEDIN – CALL FOR CONTENT

Have a good news story about your business or employees? Send it to administration@aidn.org.au (and advise which State/Territory Chapter you belong to!) along with a photo/image and it may be featured on our AIDN National (or AIDN Chapter) LinkedIn page! We love hearing about what our members are up to and would love to share your good news stories!

 

Follow our AIDN National LinkedIn page here.

 

 

WEEKLY EMAIL UPDATE – CALL FOR CONTENT

 

Have a media release about your organisation? Send it to administration@aidn.org.au (and advise which State/Territory Chapter you belong to!) along with a photo/image and it may be featured in this weekly email update!

 

 

  

MEDIA RELEASES

 

A media release from the Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC– Defence increases support to Victoria is available here.

 

A media release from the Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC– Strengthening Defence intelligenceis available here.

 

A media release from the Minister for the Defence Industry, The Hon Melissa Price MP – Chasing more opportunities for Australian industry in Joint Strike Fighter Program is available here.

 

A joint media release from the Minister for the Defence Industry, The Hon Melissa Price MP  – Australian industry supporting New Zealand Air Force is available here.

 

A media release from AMS Defence – Major win for sovereign integrator, is attached.

 

 

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