Past events

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6 November 2017 to 7 November 2017
The 2017 Defence Human Sciences Symposium was another great success, providing an opportunity for experts in the human sciences to gather together, share their insights and discuss the theme of the conference 'Human Sciences Innovation for the Future'.
Australia Japan Multi-Function Technology Symposium 2017
4 October 2017

The Australian Defence Science and Technology (DST) Group and the Japanese Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Agency (ATLA) jointly hosted the first Australia-Japan Multi-Function Technology Symposium.

Partnerships Week 2017
16 August 2017 to 18 August 2017

Partnerships Week was held from 16-18 August 2017 in Edinburgh South Australia.

FOCUS Lecture Human Engineering: Maximising Australian Defence Force Personnel Performance in Austere Environments.
15 June 2017 to 5 July 2017

Engineers Australia and DST invited members, professionals and the general public to attend a FOCUS Lecture 'Human Engineering: Maximising Australian Defence Force Personnel Performance in Austere Environments'.

Emerging Disruptive Technologies Assessment Symposium 2017
10 April 2017 to 11 April 2017

Defence Science and Technology Group in partnership with UTS and Noetic Group hosted an Emerging and Disruptive Technology Assessment Symposium (EDTAS) on Information, Knowledge and Digital Disruption.

Front-on view of jets on a white background
28 February 2017 to 5 March 2017

The Avalon Air Show provides a valuable opportunity for DST to connect with representatives from Defence and industry, and to showcase our latest aerospace activities.

27 February 2017 to 28 February 2017

The 10th International Conference on Health and Usage Monitoring Systems was held from 27 February to 28 February in Melbourne.

Military Forensic and Exploitation Symposium
23 February 2017 to 24 February 2017

The Military Forensic and Exploitation Symposium was held as part of the Secretary of Defence fellowship on Joint Forensic and Exploitation Enterprise. The aim of the symposium was to discuss military forensic and exploitation research and development and an integrated forensic and exploitation system.

OPCW Sponsored Analytical Skills Development Course (ASDC)
21 November 2016 to 2 December 2016

The Chemical-Biological Defence Major Science and Technology Capability of DST’s Land Division conducted an Analytical Skills Development Course (ASDC) sponsored by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), The Hague, The Netherlands from 21 November to 2 December 2016 at DST Group’s Melbourne site.

Defence Operations Research Symposium 2016
15 November 2016 to 18 November 2016

The theme for the Defence Operations Research Symposium (DORS) was ‘From Trusted Data to Trusted Decisions’ having a sub-theme ‘Informing and Supporting the Defence Decision Maker’. In 2016, DORS was run in conjunction with the Defence Human Sciences Symposium (DHSS).