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We promote independent and innovative thinking to enhance Australia’s integrated 

 5th Generation force  capability. 

Through our events & programs, we connect a wide network of practitioners, experts and academics to forge new ideas for future military force design with a networked edge.


Informed discussion and debate about force design issues affecting Australia - presented by emerging thought-leaders in the field.

Our events attract an influential cross-section of military and industry practitioners, policy makers and academics - and cover critical issues central to Australia's future Defence capability challenges

  • Errol McCormack Member Lunch: The ADF’s Strategy - Where is the force going? Where are the gaps? What are the priorities
    18 Nov, 12:15 pm – 2:30 pm AEDT
    The Boathouse By the Lake, Menindee Dr, Barton ACT 2600, Australia
    Members Lunch event with AVM Steven ‘Zed’ Roberton, DSC, AM, Head of Force Design
  • Conference: The Requirements of a Sovereign Defence Space Capability
    01 Dec, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm AEDT
    National Gallery of Australia, Parkes Pl E, Parkes ACT 2600, Australia
    This conference will examine the core requirements of a sovereign Defence Space capability and identify the priorities for future investment. It will highlight the need for a coordinated effort across Government and industry to design, build, operate, and sustain a sovereign Defence Space capability

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