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15th Annual National Security Summit

This year’s Summit will be a high level policy-driven dialogue with a theme and focus on ‘Policy, Surveillance & Interoperability’.
Dates & Venue yet to be announced for 2017.

29-30 August 2017 | Hyatt Hotel Canberra

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Early bird rates are available until 30 June 2017
Defence, Government, SME and Academia rates available - see pricing below

overview

Faced with a region fronting an increasingly uncertain and unpredictable security environment, the scale and sophistication of threats between ASEAN nations present a new paradigm; how to balance domestic interests with maintaining peace and regional stability. With the convergence of religious extremism, territorial disputes, illegal immigration, transnational crime and international surveillance all on the rise; these matters pose immediate and pressing implications both to the Australian government and general public.

This year’s Summit will be a high level policy-driven dialogue with a theme and focus on ‘Policy, Surveillance & Interoperability’ and will draw on government policy, industry capability, international perspectives, research & innovation, and expert analysis. Key themes to be discussed include border security, counter-terrorism, defence strategy, international security, intelligence capability, cyber security, foreign trade & investment and privacy & surveillance; all of which are critical in safeguarding our national interests.

pricing

Packages Price
Package(Two Days) $2595$2395+GSTEarly BirdEarly Bird
Packages Price
Package(Two Days) $1495$1295+GSTEarly BirdEarly Bird
  • Early Bird Rate (SAVE $200). Expires 30 June 2017.
    Standard: $2,395 + GST
    Defence, Government, SME and Academia Rate: $1,295 + GST
  • Standard Registration
    Standard: $2,595 + GST
    Defence, Government, SME and Academia Rate: $1,495 + GST

* SME is defined as an organisation with fewer than 200 employees globally

speakers

daniel-gerstein

Dr Daniel Gerstein

Senior Policy Researcher, Washington Office, RAND Corporation

Portrait MAJGEN Fergus McLachlan

Major General Fergus McLachlan

Commander of Forces Command, Australian Army

alex-zelinsky

Dr Alex Zelinsky

Chief Defence Scientist, Department of Defence

maria-fernandez

Deputy Secretary Maria Fernandez PSM

Intelligence and Capability, Department of Immigration and Border Protection

john-blaxland

Professor John Blaxland

Acting Head, Strategic and Defence Studies Centre

marcus-thompson

Major General Marcus Thompson AM

Deputy Chief of Information Warfare, Australian Defence Force

matt-mcdonald

Professor Matt McDonald

Associate Professor International Relations, Queensland University

rajiv-shah

Rajiv Shah

Director - Cyber, Intelligence and Security, BAE Systems Applied Intelligence

simon-norton

Simon Norton

Analyst: Strategic Policing & Law Enforcement Program, Australian Strategic Policy Institute

neil-gaughan

Assistant Commissioner Neil Gaughan

National Manager Organised Crime and Cyber, Australian Federal Police

jiyoung-song

Jay (Jiyoung) Song

Senior Lecturer, Asia Institute at the University of Melbourne (July 2017-) and Global Ethics Fellow, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, New York, U.S.A

fiona mcleod

Fiona McLeod SC

President, Law Council of Australia

matthew-sussex

Professor Matthew Sussex

Associate Professor/Non-resident Fellow, ANU National Security College/Lowy Institute for International Affairs

will-steffen

Emeritus Professor Will Steffen

Councillor, Climate Council of Australia; and Emeritus Professor, ANU Climate Change Institute

when & where

29 - 30 Aug 2017

Hyatt Hotel Canberra
120 Commonwealth Ave
Yarralumla ACT 2600
+61 (02) 6270 1234
https://canberra.park.hyatt.com

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Conference Producer
Adam Wiltshire
02 9080 4321
adam.wiltshire@informa.com.au

Sponsorship Manager
Paul Towle
02 9080 4422
paul.towle@informa.com.au

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