Search Results for: Mike Kalms

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Australian Space Assets: scattered and small but a good foundation for growth

| Jul 29, 2021

Australia is a serious player in space, evidenced by our national space asset footprint and the international importance of a number of these facilities.


#Budget2017. Substantial tax reform still off the table

| May 9, 2017

It seems from the Budget that substantial tax reform is still off the table – though the moves on the black economy are important for the integrity of the system.


Does ‘Customer Experience’ exist in the Defence Industry? We think it should

| Oct 18, 2016

An increasing number of my corporate clients are reviewing how they interact with their customers, they are seeking to improve the ‘experience’ their customers have when interacting with their product…


Jakarta Arms Show – a Sign of the Times

| Nov 20, 2014

Last week, around 600 Defence-related firms from more than 50 countries exhibited a range of military platforms, systems, services and weapons at the biennial Indo Defence expo, held in Jakarta.…


Space Economy Enters the Light. Not in 2060, it’s happening now

| May 10, 2022

I think the space economy will be a bit like the internet in the 90s. One month you have a conversation on this cool thing called the internet – the next month you are completely unable to do your job because the office wifi network goes down


The Second and Third Order Consequences as Australia Goes Nuclear

| Sep 16, 2021

Yesterday we woke to the surprising news that Australia had made the most dramatic change in Defence policy in a generation.


Navigating Space – connection and cooperation. A vision for defence in space

| Sep 7, 2021

Australia needs to define a national space policy and implementation plan which encapsulates defence and civil focus areas.


Australian space takes its place on the world stage

| Oct 12, 2020

Recurrent themes were connectedness, cooperation and sustainability – truly unifying themes for a world sometimes better understood in terms of its divisions. 


The future of space: communal, commercial, contested

| May 20, 2020

This global space industry is predicted to be worth US$600 billion by 2030, and Australia is well-positioned to gain from the boom.


Defence Industry’s Workforce Vicious Circle

| Oct 21, 2019

Structural problems in the defence sector have made it hard for firms to recruit workers – this needs to change.