PACIFIC 2019 International Maritime Exposition will feature a comprehensive program of international conferences, seminars and symposia, including Sea Power Conference and IMC2019 Pacific International Maritime Conference.
PACIFIC 2019 is Australia’s global maritime business event, attracting senior merchant marine, shore services, maritime and defence industry, military and government decision makers from around the world.
There numerous specialist conferences, meetings and symposia convened in conjunction with PACIFIC 2019 which will be held on Tuesday 8 October, Wednesday 9 October and Thursday 10 October 2019 at the International Convention Centre, Sydney. These industry-only trade and conference sessions are reserved for those with a professional, defence, governmental agency, business, academic, scientific, operational or response involvement in commercial maritime and naval defence related government and industry sectors.
You are invited to attend the IMC 2019 Pacific International Maritime Conference to be held at the International Convention Centre Sydney from 8 to 10 October 2019.
The conference organised by The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology and Engineers Australia will allow delegates to be involved in discussions concerning the latest developments in marine engineering and maritime technology; both in the areas of defence and commercial shipping.
AAUS events are focused on broadening professional relationships amongst members and key industry end users. Our events are strongly supported by key Defence personnel and there will be opportunities to meet with them during the conference and at the conference dinner. The conference dinner will be held on the evening of October 9 following the conference.
The urgent need to address climate change and at the same time continue to supply the economy with the affordable energy it needs to grow and help to maintain our standard of living is a conundrum facing many nations all over the world. The pain of transition is being felt particularly acutely here in Australia.
In the shipping world, the challenge of meeting the low sulphur fuel regulations, the resulting shift in fuel demand, and the ongoing need to power maritime trade, while meeting the IMO GHG emissions reduction targets, has created a significant time of change for the global shipping industry.
Maritime Industry Australia Ltd
03 9647 6000
The New Zealand Defence Industry Association Inc. (NZDIA) is delighted to be hosting its first event at Pacific 2019. While this is clearly not of the scale of our NZDIA Forum, it will have some of the features this sector has come to welcome and appreciate, and this time held in Australia.
Jon Finderup and Murray Tuffin of the New Zealand Ministry of Defence (MOD) will be our special guest speakers. In June 2019 the Minister Ron Mark and MOD, launched the New Zealand Defence Capability Plan 2019. This DCP is the most exciting we have seen for years, and presents substantial opportunities for industry, both local and global to participate in these projects.
Operations & Event Director
New Zealand Defence Industry Association (NZDIA)
0421 421 900
AIDN National invite you to attend an Industry Panel session as part of Pacific 2019
The panel discussion will provide Australian SME's with:
Panel representatives will include defence prime Supply Chain Managers and tender writing, bidding and winning experts.
Australia - France - Win-Win
Presentation and networking, providing Australian and French companies with guidance to identify opportunities and establishing relationships to win work in maritime projects.
Representatives from the Australian Defence Export Office, Global Supply Chain Program, and Austrade will deliver a presentation on Whole-of-Government support to Australian defence industry exports. This will also include a presentation from an Australian defence industry company on their experiences of utilising Australian Government assistance to pursue export opportunities.
The Centre for Defence Industry Capability welcomes B2B delegates to Pacific and invites you to connect with our expert advisers at our Day 1 networking lunch.
Use this valuable opportunity to discuss your current business positioning, challenges and needs in the defence marketplace.
Event Projects and Coordination
Centre for Defence Industry Capability
0466 933 201
Are you looking to supply into the global markets of the Defence primes?
Do you think your business is internationally competitive and has a product or service that may be of interest to the primes?
The Centre for Defence Industry Capability is holding a Global Supply Chain (GSC) Program networking event with representatives from BAE, Thales, Rheinmetall, Leidos, Raytheon, Boeing, Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin. This is a key opportunity to learn about the GSC Program and the capability areas of interest to Defence primes. If you want to participate in global Defence/commercial supply chains and have the opportunity to introduce yourself to our primes, then book early to ensure your participation.
Are there barriers that prevent your business expanding within the defence industry?
Are you eager to turn problems into opportunities with a new perspective?
Find out how businesses like yours have gone about it. This session starts with a series of short presentations by experienced SMEs who have recognised their own challenges and will share their success strategies within defence. We then convene a facilitated ‘clinic’ with group discussion on challenges faced by business participants.
NSW is recognised as the premier defence research and development state with operationally focused, economically viable, Defence relevant technology projects.
The seminar will focus on increasing opportunities for innovation, commercialisation and research within Defence and the defence industry in NSW. The collaboration between industry and tertiary institutions will form a key part of this seminar, and will involve presentations by representatives from government, academia and industry, complemented by a panel discussion.
The seminar will focus on supporting the present and future workforce requirements of Defence and defence industries and in promoting defence industry career pathways. Educational opportunities and initiatives to stimulate the uptake of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects and programs of study will form a key part of this seminar.
The Future Submarine Industry briefing will be held on Wednesday, 9 October at the ICC Sydney. Register your interest to attend now.
This briefing is open to any supplier interested in becoming part of the Future Submarine Program.
The INDPAC series was established in 2013 as an ongoing strategy focused and issues inspired forum for the PACIFIC series of events.
IndPac Littoral 2019 has been developed by Industry Defence and Security Australia Limited with renowned strategic affairs analyst and naval affairs expert Dr. Alexey D. Muraviev, Associate Professor of National Security and Strategic Studies at Perth’s Curtin University.
Prof. Muraviev is a member of the Australian Member Committee, Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific region (AU-CSCAP), member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies (London) and a founder and manager of the IndPac series on maritime policy and strategy. He has published widely on matters of national and international security and advises members of state and federal governments on foreign policy and national security matters.
NSW Defence Innovation Network`s Technology Showcase is an engaging all-day conference which will provide a unique opportunity to learn about the latest technology advancements relevant to Defence. It will focus on increasing opportunities for collaboration, innovation and commercialisation of research in the NSW.
The event, organised by the NSW Defence Innovation Network and the NSW Government, will include keynote talks, research pitches and technology demonstrations showcasing NSW R&D strengths.
The Maritime Simulation Conference will provide a forum for discussion on the use of modelling and simulation in the maritime sector. The conference will include information sessions from the academia, government and industry.
Asia Pacific Simulation Alliance
0412 442 642
The New Zealand Government’s requirements for a new Southern Ocean Patrol Vessel will be discussed at this industry engagement session.
Industry will hear from the integrated project team from the Ministry of Defence and New Zealand Defence Force, who are responsible for delivering this project. The session will cover New Zealand’s maritime patrol requirements, provide an overview of some of the technical considerations for operating in the Southern Ocean, and indicative timing for the project.
New Zealand Ministry of Defence
The University of Melbourne conducts world-leading research that enables national security and defence systems to operate in an increasingly complex security environment.
We work with defence industry and government in developing advanced and applied technologies in the areas of Navy, Army, Airforce, Space, Intelligence and National Security.
Professor Len Sciacca
Enterprise Professor, Melbourne Defence Enterprise
The University of Melbourne
Missions for Submarines, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV) and Autonomous Surface Vessels (ASV) may require transiting the open ocean and conducting over-the-horizon operations in the littoral zone for months. These longer duration missions will demand highly reliable control actuation to ensure mission success, survivability of high value payloads, and to remain undetected.
Electrohydrostatic Actuators (EHA), often referred to as “power by wire”, are fully self-contained actuation systems that combine design elements from electric and electrohydraulic actuation. Moog began investing to develop advanced EHA technology in the late 1980’s for the next generation of “more electric” aircraft flight controls. Over the last two decades, we have matured the technology making significant advancements in performance, reliability, weight and design footprint making it ideal for critical naval subsea and surface missions.
0439 755 562
Building the Australian foundations for a digitally enabled global supplier network – a South Australian Government Initiative.
The Virtual Shipyard project is supporting the creation of a high-value, world-class supply chain, assisting SME position themselves at the forefront of industrial digital capability development in Australia and across sectors including defence, mining, agriculture, healthcare, space, ICT, cyber and information security.
ON Prime is a part-time pre-accelerator experience designed for innovative science and technology that has the potential to deliver real impact for Australia's national security and defence.
Powered by CSIRO, and delivered in partnership with Defence Science and Technology (DST), ON Prime: Defence gives researchers a unique opportunity to fast-track their science or technology proposition with expert guidance from those who've been there and done it before.
This allows researchers a unique opportunity to apply their science or tech research to Australia's national security and defence objectives while being connected with mentors and leaders from the Defence industry.
The majority of the ON Prime: Defence program is by invitation only. The opportunity to engage with research teams over a networking lunch will be available, sessions times to be advised soon.