Invitation to attend the Centre for Defence Industry Capability’s new to Defence workshop, 11 May 2017

20 April 2017

The Centre for Defence Industry Capability (CDIC) is hosting a workshop for businesses that are new to Defence. The workshop will provide you with information and one-on-one advice including working with Defence and possible business opportunities.

Date: Thursday 11 May 2017
Time: 8.30am to 5pm
Venue: Arafura Room, Novotel Airport Resort, 2 Sir Norman Brearley Drive, Marrara
Cost: Free
Register: Through the online registration page

Register by 5 May 2017.

The workshop includes a morning information session, which will cover a variety of topics about working in the Defence industry. The afternoon will provide an opportunity to meet with an experienced CDIC business adviser for a tailored one-on-one briefing session. To gain maximum value from the workshop, businesses are encouraged to attend the morning session as well as a single 30-minute one-on-one session.  

Morning session - 8.30am to 12.30pm

  1. Introduction to the Defence industry sector - national and NT
  2. Major Defence program schedules and budgets
  3. Current and planned activities - what’s happening in the NT
  4. Defence Innovation System - what Defence is looking for
  5. AIDN-NT and DefenceNT support to business
  6. Australian Industry Capability Program
  7. Support provided by Australian Government - CDIC and AusIndustry
  8. Wrap up.

Afternoon session - 1pm to 5pm

Thirty minute one-on-one sessions with Defence business advisers.

If you would like to have a one-on-one session, please nominate your interest through the online registration page

There will be networking opportunities during and directly after the morning session.

To register for any of the above sessions, go to the online registration page.

Australian Government, Centre for Defence Industry Capabillity