Safeguarding Australia is Australia’s premier national security conference.
8th – 9th May 2019, Canberra
Across 8 and 9 May 2019, Safeguarding Australia will bring government and industry together to counter the threats facing all Australians. Safeguarding Australia will unite international and Australian experts to explore the issues in this space; considering the past, present and future of security response.
The Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) has warned that espionage and political interference by foreign powers is at unprecedented levels in Australia and poses a major risk to security.
TECHNOLOGY SURPRISE FORUM - THURSDAY, 9 MAY
The Technology Surprise Forum is designed to:
a) facilitate government agencies with a national security remit to more quickly and efficiently discover emerging and disruptive scientific and technology innovations that will either accelerate or impede their program objectives while minimising strategic technology surprise, and;
b) initiate and/or enhance broad engagement between these Government sectors, Australia’s Five-eye partners and traditional and non-traditional scientific research organizations including academic and industry sectors.
National Security Science & Technology Forum
Special Annual Forum for Practitioners & Researchers
Thursday, 9 May 2019
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