The 9th Annual Northern Australia Defence Summit will be a high level policy-driven summit. This year’s event will focus on creating strategic sovereign maritime capability in the North, upgrading and maintaining Defence estate and infrastructure and fostering a strengthened local Defence industry. It will also assess Northern Australia’s geo-strategic importance and regional partnerships such as USFPI and ASMTI.
The Summit will hear from Ministers, senior Defence personnel, leaders of industry, SMEs, academics and strategic analysts.
Colonel Leonard Rouwhorst
CSC, Director North – Capital Facilities & Infrastructure – Estate and Infrastructure Group (E&IG), Department of Defence
Deputy Secretary – E&IG, Department of Defence
Chief Minister of the Northern Territory
CEO, Naval Shipbuilding College
Opening Remarks from the Chair
Jason Miezio, Defence Sector Lead, Sitzler
Early bird rate expires 30 August 2021
*SME is organisation with fewer than 200 employees globally
Darwin Convention Centre
10 Stokes Hill Rd,
Darwin City NT 0800
(08) 8923 9000