Naval Enterprise Senior Engineers Conference 2018

12 April 2018 to 13 April 2018

12 April: 0830-1600; 13 April: 0830-1330

Adams Theatre, ADFA, Canberra ACT


Naval Engineering


The Director General Engineering Navy is hosting a two day conference for Senior Naval Engineers. The event will be held at Adams Theatre, ADFA, on Thursday 12 April and Friday 13 April 2018.

Senior Engineers from across the Naval Enterprise, the greater Defence environment and Industry are also welcome, along with their management.


The Senior Naval Engineers conference is an annual event which aims to ensure that all senior engineers who are working within the Naval Enterprise are familiar with the Capability Manager's (Chief of Navy) priorities and the activities which support compliance to the Defence Seaworthiness Management System being undertaken or will commence in the coming 12 months.

The conference will focus on the Implementation of Navy’s Materiel Governance Regime post the Naval Regulatory System and in particular the Naval Technical Regulatory Framework (NTRF).

Conference Details

The Naval Enterprise Senior Engineers Conference details:

  • Date: 12-13 April 2018
  • Location/Venue: Adams Theatre, ADFA, Canberra ACT
  • Time: 12 April: 0830-1600; 13 April: 0830-1330
  • Day Dress: W7 or business attire
  • Conference Dinner Dress: Business attire (tie optional)

Conference Program

The Naval Enterprise Senior Engineers Conference 2018 Program (PDF, 93KB) is available for download, though subject to change. Be advised that this program will be periodically updated via this link.

Commanders, Supervisors and Industry Managers are requested to support this initiative with the release of Senior Engineers within their commands and business units and to fund travel.

There will be a conference dinner for participants in the Bonshaw Mess, HMAS Harman on the evening of Thursday, 12 April 2018. Be advised that due to the limited space the dinner is capped at 100 attendees. Accordingly these will be allocated on a first in first served basis.

Conference Packs

For Senior Engineers who are unable to attend due to prior commitments, the conference information will be available on the website at the commencement of the conference.


The Naval Enterprise Senior Engineers Conference 2018 Registration web form is now available here. For planning purposes, registrations will close on Thursday, 28 March 2018.


An ADFA map is available for download.

Further Information

For further information pertaining to the 2018 Senior Engineers Conference, please contact Ms Rachael Reynolds by email at or by phone on 0422 071 876.