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 447D - Embassy/Defense Attaché Luncheon Series - Australia 

447D - Embassy/Defense Attaché Luncheon Series - Australia 

Theme

 

Event Number
447D

Event Date

6/13/2014
 to 6/13/2014

Event Location
The Army and Navy Club

Event Contact
Ms. Kari King, CMP at kking@ndia.org or (703)247-2588

Introduction

NDIA’s International Division presents a luncheon with Mr. Nigel Morris, Minister Counsellor Defence Materiel and Dr. Torgny Josefsson, Minister Counsellor Defence Science of the Australian Embassy staff.

As the United States shifts its strategic focus towards the Asia-Pacific, Australia and the national security decisions it makes become increasingly important to its regional neighbors and to the U.S.  Australia has taken measures that strengthen the already strong alliance with the U.S. while simultaneously fostering open dialogue and enhanced practical cooperation with its Asia-Pacific neighbors. 
 
Mr. Morris will present an overview of the Australian Department of Defence's procurement activities, touching lightly on measures contained within Australia’s 2014-15 Federal Budget which will be released in the weeks leading up to the luncheon.  Dr. Josefsson will also provide an overview on collaborative reasearch and development initiatives being pursued in partnership with the United States.  Lastly, the presentation will touch upon progress being made on the Abbott Government's commitment to release a new Defence White Paper within its first 18 months in office and conclude with a brief Q&A session.

This event is not open to the press.

Agenda

11:30 am Registration & Networking
12:00 pm Luncheon Served
12:45 pm

Remarks by Mr. Nigel Morris, Minister Counsellor Defence Materiel
and Dr. Torgny Josefsson, Minister Counsellor Defence Science

1:45 pm Audience Question & Answer Session
2:00 pm Adjourn

Location

The Army and Navy Club
901 Seventeenth St., NW
Washington, DC 20006
Tel: (202) 628-8400

The Army and Navy Club is located in the heart of Washington DC on Farragut Square. The Club offers valet parking for $22 and is also accessible by Metro, with two stations less than 1,000 feet from the front entry. There are also two parking garages available for parking located on I (Eye) street and 17th street.

METRO
From the Farragut North Station (Red Line):
Take the K Street exit.
Walk along K Street towards 17th street heading South (500 ft).
Cross over K Street; the Club is located on the left, facing the park.

From the Farragut West Station (Orange and Blue Line):
Take the 17th Street Exit.
Turn right to find the Club across the street on the corner of 17th and I (Eye) streets, facing the park.

Registration

Register early to secure your seat; this event may sell out!

Register Now Online!

Registration Fees

Regular

Late

Through 5pm EST 6/6/14

After 5pm EST 6/6/14

Government Employee/Allied/Academia

$100

$125

Industry NDIA Member and Non-Member

$150

$175

Table Purchase (7 Company Reps, 1 Honored Guest)

$1,500

Download/Print/View the Registration Form to register by mail or fax. Mail to 2111 Wilson Blvd. Suite 400, Event #447D, Arlington, VA 22201. Fax to (703) 522-1885.

Purchase a Table!
For $1500, purchase a table at the luncheon event. 7 seats can be filled with company attendees of your choosing, while NDIA will place 1 registered honored guest among you and your colleagues. In addition, your company will receive recognition here on the event website, as well as on the back cover of the luncheon brochure.

Download/Print/View the Table Registration form.

Cancellation & Substitution Policy
All cancellations on/before June 6 will receive a refund minus a cancellation fee of $35. Refunds will not be given for cancellations after June 6. Substitutions welcome in lieu of cancellations! Substitutions and cancellations must be made in writing to kking@ndia.org

This event is not open to the press.

Sponsorship

 

ACT

 

Northrop Grumman

 

 

Contact Info/Inquiries/Questions

NDIA POC: Kari King, CMP, Associate Director, Operations, kking@ndia.org or (703) 247-2588.

 

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