Australian Association for Unmanned Systems

Land Forces 2018 Unmanned Systems in Defence Conference

Adelaide, September 6, 2018

Organised in association with Land Defence Australia Limited, the Australian Association for Unmanned Systems conference at Land Forces 2018 ( will attract Defence, Industry & Academia from around the world to present, promote and discuss unmanned technologies. The 2018 conference will be held on Thursday September 6, 2018 at the Adelaide Convention Centre during the Land Forces event and will focus on unmanned technologies relevant to future defence programs, particularly land force applications. 

The themes will cover unmanned technologies relevant to LAND 129 Phase 4A & 4B, AMP024.32, AMP024.33, AMP023.34, NMP 1942, SEA 129 Phase 5, AIR 7000 Phase 1b and AIR 7003.

AAUS events are focused on broadening professional relationships amongst members and key industry end users.  Our events are strongly supported by key Defence personnel and there will be opportunities to meet with them during the conference and at the conference dinner.  The conference dinner will be held on Thursday September 6 following the conference (venue TBC).

Conference Brochure


The program is being constructed currently and we will update on it soon.  We have confirmation that key defence personnel from Army, RAN and RAAF will be presenting.  

If you are interested in presenting at the conference, a call for papers has been released.    We require a short abstract on your presentation identifying the title, themes and presenter by June 30, 2018.   Please send abstracts to


A conference dinner is available at additional cost and usually provides a great networking opportunity in a relaxed environment.  

The dinner will be held on the evening of Thursday September 6 following the conference.

More details to follow soon.


Registration will be opening soon.  


Early Bird Price

Normal Price




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Conference Dinner



  • Pricing is EX-GST
  • Early Bird pricing available until 6/7/18
  • Speakers and Sponsors are registered at no cost for both the conference and dinner


Flexible sponsorship opportunities are available to enable your team to attend the conference and the dinner while promoting your organisation.

AAUS is a not for profit organisation and all proceeds from its activities are invested back into its advocacy efforts on behalf of industry.


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