6th SIA Submarine Science, Technology and Engineering Conference 2021 (SubSTEC6)

BMT is proud to be a Bronze Sponsor of SubSTEC6

The conference will take place at the Adelaide Convention Centre from 8-10 November with the theme is “Home grown undersea technology: how can Australian academia and industry provide a capability edge?”


Plenary Speakers.  The Prime Minister has been invited to give the Keynote address.  The Premier of South Australia has been invited to give a welcome address to the delegates.

Other plenary speakers who have accepted an invitiation to address the delgates at SubSTEC6 include:

CDRE Tom Phillips RAN - DG Submarines

Mr Greg Sammut - General Manager Submarines, CASG Dept. of Defence

Dr. Cathy Foley PhD - Australian Chief Scientist

Dr David Kershaw - Chief of Science, Engagement & Impact Division, DSTG Dept. of Defence

Andrew Hodgkinson - Assistant Secretary, Defence Capability and Innovation, SPIG Dept. of Defence.

Michael van Balen - Principal, Australian Maritime College, Univ. of Tasmania

Mr John Chandler – Program Director, Future Submarine Combat Systems Integration, Lockheed Martin Australia

Guest Dinner Speaker

Professor Emily Hilder - Chief Maritime Division, Defence Science and Technology Group