CIVSEC Theatrette

Located on the exhibition floor at CIVSEC 2018, the CIVSEC Theatrette will hold a number of important seminars and forums during the event.

Including the Careers and Skills sessions and also our Innovation and Pitchfest program, the following seminars will be available to all delegates during the event:-

Tuesday May 1, 2018

0900 - 0930

‘How to secure your organisation from people like us’ (A Hackers Guide)

Chris Gatford from Hacklabs will share some stories and perform some live attacks on stage and provide straight forward advice about defending against modern attackers.

Chris Gatford
Founder and Director
Hacklabs

> BIO
1000 - 1200

Careers & Skills

Cyber Security Careers Forum

  • An overview of the current and future demand in Cyber Security careers, by AustCyber
  • Recruitment and career advice from leading government and industry cyber operations managers
1330 - 1430

‘Global and local security in 2018: terrorism and nuclear war’

Professor Joe Siracusa
President
Australia's Council for Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

> BIO

1445 - 1545

Pitchfest

This event comprises a series of short “pitches” aimed at demonstrating Australian innovation, research collaboration and development strengths.

Wednesday May 2, 2018

1000 - 1130

Careers & Skills

Law Enforcement Careers Forum

  • Recruitment and general duties career advice from Victoria Police, Australian Federal Police and Australian Border Force
1200 - 1330

Simulation Conference 2018 – Rehearsal and Preparedness

LIVE (reality-based) Training and Mission Rehearsal

Hosted by the Asia Pacific Simulation Alliance, this Simulation Conference will focus on improving people performance for the planning, training and rehearsal of procedures central to policing, homeland security, border protection, emergency management, and disaster response.

1330 - 1430

Pitchfest

This event comprises a series of short “pitches” aimed at demonstrating Australian innovation, research collaboration and development strengths.

1430 - 1530

Innovation Awards

The CIVSEC 2018 Awards recognise and reward innovation by Australian individuals and organisations in products, services and business processes in the Cyber Security, Physical Security & Policing and the Disaster Relief, Emergency Management & Humanitarian fields.

The Innovation Awards ceremony also includes the closely contested Pitchfest Prize-giving.

1530 - 1630

Simulation Conference 2018 – Rehearsal and Preparedness

Simulation Techniques and Capabilities Panel
Decision support, LVC, experimentation, and social application

Hosted by the Asia Pacific Simulation Alliance, this Simulation Conference will focus on improving people performance for the planning, training and rehearsal of procedures central to policing, homeland security, border protection, emergency management, and disaster response.

Thursday May 3, 2018

0900 - 1630

Australian Association for Unmanned Systems (AAUS)

Drones in Civil Security Conference

This conference will be presented by AAUS and will address the utility of Remotely Piloted Air Systems (RPAS) and other unmanned and autonomous systems in the security domain, including regulatory and communications/cyber issues for operators.

  • Speakers include Police, Defence, Emergency Services, and leading manufacturers and operators.