Airbus Defence and Space Industry Engagement Seminar

The purpose of the session is to engage with Australian industry and identify potential roles in the pursuit, delivery and support of projects of interest to Airbus Defence and Space. Areas of interest include satellite and terrestrial communication networks, processing of imagery and data and surveillance sensors.


The event will consist of presentations, followed by engagement opportunities.

8:30 am Registration and Welcome

9:00 am Airbus Briefings:

  • Airbus Defence and Space Overview (25min)
  • Australian projects (35min)
  • Airbus Defence and Space Global Supply Chain (30 min)

10:45 am Q&A

11:15 am Networking, Refreshment

12:00 pm Potential One-on-One Discussions

1:00 pm Wrap Up


Airbus are interested in the following projects:

JP9102 – Australian Defence Satcom System

JP9111 – Joint Command and Control

SEA 1442 Phase 5 – Maritime Tactical C3 Sub Program

Def 799 – Enhanced Satellite ISR Capability

Satellite Based Augmentation System (SBAS)

FMSC – Future Maritime Surveillance Capability

Zephyr – High Altitude Pseudo Satellite

EMAC – Enhanced Maritime Awareness Capability NZ


Airbus are particularly interested in the following areas /capabilities, but not exclusively to:


Components and small metal parts machining

Honeycomb structures

Advanced manufacturing

Electronics / electrical engineering:

Design, assembly, manufacturing, build to print

Antenna design and manufacturing

Mobile terminals

Electrical harness

Software development:

Downstream application

Data analytics

Payload development:

Potential secondary payloads for satellites


Ground stations, terminals

Mission and Network operations centres

Hardware and software, services for NMS / Mission Operations Centre



This event is free of change with light refreshments provided.


A collaborative evet between Victorian Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR), Airbus – Defence and Space, Australian Synchrotron, Australian Defence Alliance – Vic and SEMMA.




For any queries related to this event, please contact:


Hugh Brunier

03 9938 0171


Thursday 12 March 2020


8:30am - 1:00pm



Event Types

Free Event,
Information Session,
Public/Open Event,


Australian Synchrotron
800 Blackburn Road, Clayton
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