Media Room: Defence Alert
Department of Defence
Opening of Land Warfare Conference
What: Opening of the Land Warfare Conference.
Presentation of awards to the top three teams from the Multi -Autonomous Ground-robotic International Challenge (MAGIC), a joint Defence initiative to source the next generation of robots or autonomous vehicle systems for potential use in future battlefields.
When: Wednesday 17 November:
Cnr Merivale & Glenelg Sts, South Bank, Brisbane, QLD
Interview and photo opportunities with MAGIC winners:
Media and event contact: Steve Butler 0418 800 323
The 2010 Land Warfare Conference, held every two years, is a forum for defence industry and research organisations to focus on capability developments in land systems. The theme for this year is: Full Spectrum Threats; Adaptive Responses.
includes a number of keynote speakers from the
The top three teams from the Multi Autonomous Ground-robotics International Challenge (MAGIC) will also be announced and presented with their awards. MAGIC has been a joint Australian and US Department of Defence initiative to source the development of next generation autonomous vehicle systems or robots which can be deployed in future battlefields.
by Ministerial and Executive Coordination and Communication,
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