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Friday 31, May 2024
09:00 - 00:00 AEST
Investment Centre Victoria, Main Floor, 46/55 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000, , Australia

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Victoria’s defence credentials are on show! Leaders explore ways to grow the defence supply chain in the state famous for manufacturing, respond to the pressing demand for workforce and skills uplift and discuss how to foster Pillar 2 companies with advanced capabilities, from drones to smart battle gear.

Hear from government, defence primes, and cutting-edge technology players working to deliver on AUKUS ambitions:

  • The Hon Natalie Hutchins MP, Minister for Jobs and Industry, Minister for Women, Minister for Treaty and First Peoples
  • Ben Hudson, Chief Executive Officer, BAE Systems Australia
  • Gary Stewart, Chief Executive Officer, QinetiQ Australia
  • Peter Griffiths, Global Leader, Defence and National Security, KPMG
  • Jeff Connolly, Country Director & Chief Executive Officer, Thales
  • Charlotte Morris, Program Leader, Industry Capabilities Development, DMTC
  • Ken Stuart, Managing Director, Redline Engineering
  • Nicole Sinclair, Chief Executive Officer, Parish Engineering
  • Liam Eldon, Associate Director, Defence and Aerospace, Swinburne University of Technology
  • Marcail Roe, Director, Stem Returners Australia
  • Amanda Holt, Chief Executive Officer, SYPAQ
  • Tristan Alexander, Chief Technology Officer, The Smart Think


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The Hon Natalie Hutchins MP

Minister for Jobs and Industry

Minister for Jobs and Industry

Deepak Ganga MBA, MEng, PMP

Head of Program Management - DMTC Ltd

Head of Program Management

Marcail Roe

Founder & Director - STEM Returners Australia

Founder & Director

Liam Eldon

Associate Director, Defence and Aerospace - Swinburne University of Technology

Associate Director, Defence and Aerospace

Nicole Sinclair

CEO - Parish Engineering Co. Pty. Ltd.


Ken Stuart

Managing Director - Redline Engineering

Managing Director