Sub Committee

The operation of the individual interest groups are highly integrated in an overarching plan to identify specific needs and develop plans for the future development and growth of Sydney’s Aerospace and Defence sectors.

THE INTEREST GROUPS


The operation of the individual interest groups are highly integrated in an overarching plan to identify specific needs and develop plans for the future development and growth of Sydney’s Aerospace and Defence sectors.


GROUP ONE: Industry Supply Chain Capabilities


Knowledge is the focus.

  • Who are the companies making up the Aerospace and Defence sectors in the Sydney area?
  • What are their capabilities and how can they work together?
  • What are the emerging opportunities for these sectors?
  • What needs to be done to help position the industry to capitalise on these opportunities?
     

GROUP TWO: Industry Skills Development


Aerospace and Defence are skill and technology dependent industries. For the long-term good of these industries active involvement with young people is essential: exciting and educating them about career opportunities.

  • What are the current and emerging skills challenges?
  • What are the current and emerging demographic challenges?
  • What education and training resources and opportunities are available to help tackle these challenges?
  • How can the Aerospace and Defence industries engage with schools, TAFE's and Universities?
  • What can Sydney’s companies do together to build industry skills and tackle these challenges?
     

GROUP THREE: Innovation


Innovation is the life-blood of the Aerospace and Defence industries. In a global market Sydney companies must innovate to survive and prosper.

  • Who are the Innovators in Sydney’s Defence and Aerospace industries?
  • How can innovative companies break into the market?
  • How can Sydney-based innovators create networks and support each other?
  • How can companies work with and benefit from innovation networks in academia and our research community?
  • How can Defence engage with and mobilise actual and latent industry and research capacity to help strengthen Australia’s sovereign defence and security?
  • How can Governments help and encourage Sydney-based innovators?

  

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