Networking Opportunities

Expand Your Network

Our diverse team of multi-disciplinary individuals possesses great network connections that can help expand your links across industry and Defence. We endeavour to bring together people of different research and development backgrounds looking to achieve a mutual outcome, by means of various networking events that we run throughout the year.

Expressions of interest for Avalon 2023 Pitchfest are to be submitted online. Visit this link for more information.

  • Video for recent Winners of Land Forces Pitchfest can be viewed here

  • View the Hype Reel for Avalon 2023 Pitchfest here.


Join Us At Innovation Pitchfest

Our flagship networking event, Innovation PitchFest, runs at the major Defence and national Security expos. 

This exciting, dynamic and stimulating event is the ideal platform for Australia’s rising talents in science and technology to showcase their Next Big Thing. It provides the perfect opportunity to meet like-minded people, find collaborators or investors, or come across that one idea that will change everything.

Register Your Interest

If you have an innovative idea relevant to the defence and national security sector, contact us and register your interest to present at the next Innovation PitchFest event. We can help you gain better insight into what is of interest to Defence. To help maximise the impact of your pitch, we facilitate comprehensive training and coaching for successful participants in the lead up to the event. 

PitchFest is part of the official program of the four major Defence events: