Defence Pitch @ Parliament - courtesy of NSW Department of Industry

Meet Australia's leading defence companies

Tuesday 28 March | 6-8pm | Stranger's Function Room, NSW Parliament House, Sydney

  • Do you want to work with the top defence companies in Australia?
  • Do you have strong skills in programming, engineering, research, strategy and analytics?
  • Are you an Australian citizen?

Then you should apply to attend this event!

ABOUT THE EVENT

This event offers you the chance of a part-time role or internship through speed-networking.

Australia’s top defence companies will be attending, including:

With a critical skills shortage in the Australian defence industry sector, this event is an incredible opportunity for students to meet a stellar group of industry leaders and build the talent pipeline.

WHO IS THIS FOR?

  • Students with defence and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Information Technology) skills, and those with strong strategic policy and research capability.
  • Due to the nature of the sector, this opportunity is most appropriate for Australian citizens.
  • Leading Australian companies in the defence sector

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • A 75-minute speed dating session bookended by some brief speeches and networking.
  • Senior representatives provide a brief overview of their company.
  • Students pitch themselves to the businesses they want to work with in a series of 6 minute “speed-dates”. Between 6 and 12 speed dates are achievable within 75 minutes.
  • Students spend time in between dates with industry mentors and academics
  • Refreshments provided, with plenty of time to network before and after the session.

HOW TO REGISTER

  • Step 1: Register via the button below.
  • Step 2: Ensure your profile on Ribit.net is complete.

IMPORTANT NOTE FOR STUDENTS

There are a limited number of places available at this event. Ribit will shortlist students who most appropriately match with the skills that the defence businesses need. You can improve your chances by completing your profile and showcasing your talents to your best advantage. We will communicate the results of the shortlist one week before the event.

COST

This is free event. Complimentary drinks and refreshments will also be provided.

This event is brought to you by the NSW Department of Industry in collaboration with AMSI Intern and Data61/CSIRO’s ribit.net platform.

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Register as:

Student or Employer

BAE Systems Australia

ASC Pty Ltd

Thales Australia

Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd

Airbus Group Australia Pacific

Boeing Defence Australia

Broadspectrum

Saab Australia Pty Ltd

CSC Australia

Rockwell Collins Australia

G H Varley Pty Ltd  - Defence and Aerospace Div

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