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In 2016, USI of the ACT has taken as its primary theme the impact on Defence of the First Principles Review and the 2016 Defence White Paper.
Following the Deputy Secretary Strategic Policy and Intelligence, Peter Baxter’s well received presentation of writing of the White Paper, the USI is pleased to host a ‘QandA’ style session with leading thinkers from the National Security and Defence Community.
Panelists will include:
• Professor Peter Leahy AC from Canberra University
• Ms Jacinta Carroll from the Australian Strategic Policy Institute
• Mr John Blackburn AO, strategy consultant
• Mr John O'Callaghan from the Australian Industry Group
• Mr Brendan Nicholson, Defence Editor of The Australian Newspaper
Hosted by Mr. Andrew Kirby of the USI, each panelist will pitch their key thoughts on the White Paper as a prelude to the Q and A.
Join members and guests for networking in the ADC Mess from 1700 hours
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