Australian Security Summit


Unisys has a strong history developing and supporting the complex solutions that provide critical services to governments, agencies, and citizens including Immigration and Border Control, Security, Health and Human Services, and Public Safety and Justice. More than 300 government agencies worldwide use Unisys solutions. In Australia Unisys supports Federal and State government departments and agencies including the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection, Australian Department of Defence, Australian National Audit Office and the Queensland Department of Education and Training

Esri technology is used in all US and Australian defence and intelligence agencies; and extensively throughout the world’s national security community – to enable data driven decision-making. From large-scale natural disasters, organised crime and public health emergencies; to incidents of social unrest, cyber-crime and transnational terrorism – Esri technology is used to provide unique, geographic-based insights in both real and hypothetical scenarios.
Esri Australia is a key member of the Esri ‘five-eyes’ network – a global allied community of industry professionals committed to providing a decisive advantage to the National Security agencies of Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Germany, and the US.
Beyond the national security community, Esri technology is used by some 400,000 clients in 150 different countries. Esri has a pervasive global presence – and is held in the same esteem as the likes of IBM, Microsoft, SAP and Amazon

For over 12 years Macquarie Telecom has provided Hosting services to Federal Government, and is trusted by 42 percent of agencies to provide clean Internet and e-mail behind its secure internet gateway (SIG), delivered from highly accredited and secure data centres based in Sydney and Canberra. Secure Cloud services are available to agencies and assessed to meet the ASD Information Security Manual (ISM), delivering Enterprise grade performance, helping Government agencies to get to the cloud securely, quickly and reliably.

Sylo is an Australian company and innovator in the security industry, introducing transformational products to the Asia-Pacific Region since 2008. The company was founded to provide organisations and individuals with otherwise inaccessible best of breed surveillance technology and solutions to meet specific security needs. Today, Sylo supports hundreds of businesses with a broad range of innovative security solutions, designed and built with market-leading technology components. With expertise and experience that includes design, integration and commissioning of technologically advanced, cost effective, future-proofed solutions, Sylo is a market leader. Through strategic alliances with consulting and security integration partners, the Sylo portfolio includes projects ranging from large public areas such as cities, airports, universities and sports arenas, to shopping outlets, private small businesses and schools. Sylo’s team of security architects design, implement and support clients across Australia and Asia Pacific from the head office in Brisbane Technology Park


Australian systems integrator Ajilon is on the frontline of evolving legislation and community expectations. Legacy systems and budgets are under increasing pressure, and law enforcement and justice organisations face myriad challenges. Ajilon has a Law Enforcement & Justice team of over 220 professionals, who harness new technologies and develop and deploy innovative solutions that help its clients:

  • Integrate services and share information seamlessly
  • Embrace new technologies - from mobility and business intelligence solutions, to social media and flexible, low-cost cloud based operational systems
  • Improve performance across the justice system, while minimising costs

Ajilon's Mobile HQ app provides frontline police officers with mobile access to time-critical information, and it's Police Justice Information Exchange system, an Australian first, enables real-time information exchange between courts and police. Ajilon also developed the world's first Public Sex Offenders Register.

AtHoc, a division of BlackBerry Limited, is the pioneer and recognized leader in networked crisis communication, protecting millions of people and thousands of organizations around the world. AtHoc provides a seamless and reliable exchange of critical information among organizations, their people and devices. A trusted partner to the world’s most demanding customers, AtHoc is the leading provider to the U.S. Departments of Defense and Homeland Security, and safeguards numerous other government agencies and leading commercial enterprises. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, the company operates around the globe

Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in security software and solutions, strives to make the world safe for exchanging digital information. For the past 25 years, its employees have been inspired to protect individuals, families, businesses and governments as they look to harness the potential of emerging technologies and new ways of sharing information.

In today’s organisations, information has become the most strategic asset, embodying competitive advantage and powering operational excellence. With the explosion of mobile, social and cloud technologies, protecting this information has become more challenging than ever. Organisations need smart protection of information, with technology that is simple to deploy and manage, and security that fits an evolving ecosystem. Trend Micro solutions enable a smart protection strategy for organisations. Smart. Simple. Security that fits.

Trend Micro solutions provide layered content security for mobile devices, endpoints, gateways, servers and the cloud. Leveraging these solutions, organisations can protect their end users, their evolving data centre and cloud resources, and their information threatened by sophisticated targeted attacks.

All of our solutions are powered by cloud-based global threat intelligence, the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™, and are supported by over 1,200 threat experts around the globe.

Oracle offers a comprehensive and fully integrated stack of cloud applications, platform services, and engineered systems. With more than 420,000 customers—including 100 of the Fortune 100—in more than 145 countries, Oracle provides a complete technology stack both in the cloud and in the data center. Oracle’s industry-leading cloud-based and on-premises solutions give customers complete deployment flexibility and unmatched benefits including application integration, advanced security, high availability, scalability, energy efficiency, powerful performance, and low total cost of ownership. For more information about Oracle (NYSE:ORCL)


KPMG is a well-known leader of the commercial world. KPMG also has a proud history of working with the breadth of agencies involved in keeping our nation safe and advancing our national interest.

Australia’s National Security Community is facing an increasingly challenging environment. KPMG is trusted to develop tailored strategies and solutions for Australia’s National Security Community through our well-established service offerings and boutique capabilities, including:

  • Business advisory including strategy, operations/process improvement, organisational design and change management, and program/project management.
  • Planning, developing, executing and reporting on major transformation initiatives.
  • Leading forensic accounting, investigation, intelligence and technology skills.
  • Costing, budgeting and reporting services.
  • Cutting edge data analytics and decision sciences.
  • Capability lifecycle support through procurement and commercial advice, capability development, supply chain and asset management, and infrastructure advice.
  • Technology advisory services.

We are outcome-focused and work collaboratively with our clients to develop and execute strategies that are sustainable, dependable and provide a competitive edge.


3M is fundamentally a science-based company. We produce thousands of imaginative products, and we're a leader in scores of markets - from health care and highway safety to office products and abrasives and adhesives. Our success begins with our ability to apply our technologies - often in combination - to an endless array of real-world customer needs. Of course, all of this is made possible by the people of 3M and their singular commitment to make life easier and better for people around the world.

2016- Australian Security Summit will be represented by two divisions:

3M Display Materials & Systems Division have designed advanced optical technology that delivers visual privacy and screen protection trusted the world over. It’s your easy-to-implement line of defence against visual hackers, physical damage and screen glare. Whatever your device, chances are we’ve got the right product to help keep your screen, and the information on it, private. Walk through your office. Any screen you can see can also be seen by a visual hacker. Equipping your screens with leading 3M™ Privacy Products is an easy way to help protect sensitive and confidential data inside the office and out.

3M Security Systems Division is a trusted partner and industry leader in delivering end-to-end, innovative security solutions to businesses and governments worldwide—helping to ensure the security of people, documents and goods. 3M uses its broad knowledge, in-depth experience and technological expertise to help solve an array of security challenges, including brand protection, product security, efficient passenger check-in, secure ID and passport document issuance and hardware and software system solutions for border management.

Selex ES Australia is a subsidiary of Leonardo a global high-tech company and one of the key players in the Aerospace, Defence and Security sectors that employs more than 47,000 staff worldwide.  Outside Australia, Leonardo has offices and industrial plants across 14 other countries, with a strong presence in Italy, the United Kingdom, the United States and Poland, and strategic partnerships in the most important high potential international markets.

Leonardo has an organisational structure composed of seven divisions. It also maintains Parent Company and Corporate Centre functions for the following subsidiaries and joint ventures: DRS Technologies, MBDA, Telespazio, Thales Alenia Space and ATR.

Working with Governments, Institutions, citizens, communities, Armed Forces and Intelligence Agencies, Leonardo designs and realises a wide range of products, systems, services and integrated solutions that meet our customers’ defence, protection and security needs in every possible scenario of intervention: aerial and terrestrial, naval and maritime, space and defence, protection and security .

We have been proudly supporting Australian Defence Forces for over 20 years and are also active in the areas of natural resources, meteorology, helicopters, security and governance of sports and major events and law enforcement. Telecommunications are at the heart of our business, for 100 years we traded under the Marconi brand, our founder sent the first radio message ever in England 1898.

We supply automatic number plate reading (ANPR) technologies to over 1,500 law enforcement agencies around the world as well as for tolling and security purposes. Selex ES Australia has orders for $100M extending out over the next 5 years. In Australia Leonardo employs over 60 staff and our supply chain helps to sustain another 200 Australian jobs.


NEC Australia is a leading technology company with 1,600 personnel in Australia, including nearly 300 in Canberra. NEC delivers a complete portfolio of ICT solutions with a focus on Government. Our capacity is augmented by 100,000 staff globally who provide additional experience and capability. Our differentiators in the market include:
  • IT applications integration and development, with particular strengths in Microsoft’s collaboration suite and CRM, and Oracle policy automation
  • Unified and complex communications solutions covering Cisco, Microsoft and NEC technologies, dispatch systems, mobile and wireless, radio and satellite
  • Security solutions including biometrics and identity management for law enforcement and border security systems
  • Display solutions
  • Research and development services; being perhaps the only multi-national with an on-shore capability
  • Managed services.

Dexata Corporation is a supplier of breakthrough analytic capabilities within the Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) domain. Experts in real time analytics at big-data scale, our systems convert huge volumes of sensor and contextual data into qualified, actionable intelligence, providing a unique operational advantage whilst reducing the ‘cost of decision making’. Dexata maximises the value of existing ISR sensor infrastructure, intelligence and people, to dramatically raise the comprehension of unfolding events.

Dexata has developed an Activity Based Intelligence tool called Horus. Drawing upon evolving surveillance data, Horus automatically identifies the patterns of behaviour that occur within a surveilled volume, and uses this knowledge to inform intelligence, as well as provide surveillance operators deep insight into ISR targets’ behavioural intent. Continuously analysing target behaviours within the live data stream against established patterns, Horus has the ability to automatically identify and highlight the extraordinary, allowing scarce operational resources to be focused on high-value targets. With this expanded knowledge, Horus aims to provide operators a dramatically increased confidence of where, when and what critical tactical decisions need to be made.

In summary, Horus aims to automate and simplify the delivery of information understanding, planning and decision making.

Sparx Systems is a global software company specializing in agile high performance visual modeling tools for planning, designing and constructing software-intensive corporate systems. Sparx tools are used by systems designers, corporate planners, business analysts, enterprise architects, standards developers and software engineers.

Sparx modeling software Enterprise Architect, is widely used across the globe in finance, defense, government, security (NIEM), aerospace, automotive engineering, geospatial (GIS), entertainment, health, smart grid, aviation, retail and telecommunications. In the past decade the Sparx user-base has grown from 30,000 to more than 380,000 individuals worldwide.

Sparx tools are based on the Unified Modeling Language (UML), an open standard developed by the Object Management Group (OMG), where Sparx Systems is a Contributing member. Sparx Enterprise Architect provides robust support for team-wide collaboration, and can scale up from single-user deployment to teams with dozens or even hundreds of collaborators - including remote collaborators. Sparx software is price competitive even when deployed across the entire development team.

Sparx Systems has appeared in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture tools for the past 5 years. Now at version 12.1, Enterprise Architect was launched globally in 2000, and has enjoyed more than 15 years continuous development and growth.

Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace, Transport, Defence and Security markets. With 62,000 employees in 56 countries, Thales reported sales of €14 billion in 2015. With over 22,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design and deploy equipment, systems and services to meet the most complex security requirements. Its unique international footprint allows it to work closely with its customers all over the world.
Thales in Australia is a trusted partner of the Australian Defence Force and is also present in commercial sectors ranging from air traffic management and ground transport systems to security systems and services. Employing around 3,200 people in over 35 sites across the country, Thales in Australia recorded revenues of more than AUD 1 billion in 2015.

Consumers, citizens and employees increasingly expect anywhere-anytime experiences — whether they are making purchases, crossing borders, accessing e-gov services or logging onto corporate networks. Entrust Datacard offers the trusted identity and secure transaction technologies that make those experiences reliable and secure. Solutions range from the physical world of financial cards, passports and ID cards to the digital realm of authentication, certificates and secure communications. With more than 2,000 Entrust Datacard colleagues around the world, and a network of strong global partners, the company serves customers in 150 countries worldwide. For more information, visit


Serving more than 3,000 customers and collaborating with over 200 partners in Australia, SAP innovates solutions to help organisations of all sizes and across industries to run simple. SAP provides advanced data analytics and big data solutions to National Security customers globally, and these technologies co-exist with and enhance an agency’s infrastructure to advance analytical and operational capabilities in support of any mission.

Genetec Inc. develops open-platform software, hardware and cloud-based services for the physical security and public safety industry. Its flagship product, Security Center, unifies IP-based video surveillance, access control and automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) into one platform. A global innovator since 1997, Genetec Inc. is headquartered in Montreal, Canada, and serves enterprise and government organizations via an integrated network of resellers, integrators and consultants in over 80 countries. Genetec Inc. was founded on the principle of innovation and remains at the forefront of emerging technologies that unify physical security systems.

Varonis is a leading provider of software solutions that protect data from insider threats and cyberattacks. Through an innovative software platform, Varonis allows organizations to analyze, secure, manage, and migrate their volumes of unstructured data. Varonis specializes in file and email systems that store valuable spreadsheets, word processing documents, presentations, audio and video files, emails, and text. This rapidly growing data often contains an enterprise’s financial information, product plans, strategic initiatives, intellectual property, and confidential employee, customer or patient records. IT and business personnel deploy Varonis software for a variety of use cases, including data security, governance and compliance, user behavior analytics, archiving, search, and file synchronization and sharing. With offices and partners worldwide, Varonis had approximately 4,350 customers as of December 31, 2015, spanning leading firms in the financial services, public, healthcare, industrial, energy & utilities, technology, consumer and retail, education and media & entertainment sectors.

IntegenX Inc. provides forensic DNA capabilities for the 21st century investigation
DNA is indisputably the world’s most powerful biometric. However, its investigative utility has been hampered by long turnaround times. IntegenX Rapid DNA technology does for DNA testing what digital fingerprint scanners did for fingerprints. Rather than waiting weeks to know if a suspect or arrestee can be linked to any unsolved crimes, agencies equipped with Rapid DNA will be able to generate DNA profiles within hours, before the suspect is released on bail. IntegenX’s platforms have been developed for compatibility with gold-standard DNA databases such as CODIS and NDNAD. This, combined with superior networkability, gives forensic labs and law enforcement agencies the opportunity to use DNA more effectively in today’s dynamic, rapidly-evolving investigations.

ViaSat is a global broadband services and technology company, connecting international communities to the internet by offering commercial and residential internet service; enabling streaming of ultra high-bandwidth media, applications, and content when traveling globally on commercial, business or government aircraft and maritime vessels; and empowering international warfighters on the front lines of battle with real-time, secure internet-based intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance for high-requirement missions.

Cybersecurity and Information Assurance

As government and military data communications have evolved there has been a growing need to secure data traveling over the internet or other public networks or residing in digital data storage devices. Leveraging decades of working closely with national certifying agencies in the US DoD and worldwide (including the UK’s CESG, NATO, ASD and NZ GCSB) to protect classified data, we understand the threat environment that face agencies and have field-proven technologies to ensure sensitive information is protected. Building primarily around the development of the High Assurance Internet Protocol Encryption Interoperability Standard (HAIPE ® IS), ViaSat is successfully growing its market share for cybersecurity, including secure network operations & managed security services, encryption, and information assurance systems with both stand-alone products and modular, embeddable security.

ViaSat – Delivering Trusted Products & Services for National Security


Australian Security 2016 is exclusively crafted for the most senior public professionals from across all levels of government, responsible for shaping Australia's security. 

Taking place on 19th July, this event gives you an opportunity to discuss how your solutions can tackle Australia's biggest security challenges.

As we have seen over the past year, the world has once again been shocked by high profiled attacks across Europe, the Middle East, and south East Asia, with threats being thwarted on a daily basis across the world. Our safety, and the security of our nation is being challenged. This is your opportunity to showcase your business with senior public sector professionals.

To ensure the integrity of the event to all attendees and partners, participants of the event will be of Director level or above. 

There are only a limited amount of opportunities available to sponsor this event. Public Sector Network are looking for vendors that can provide better solutions for the public sector to:
  • Analyse data in real time to reduce threats
  • Manage cyber security threats
  • Protect our cities and national infrastructure
  • Secure our borders
To partner with us, call 02 9008 7676 or 0424 121 368, alternatively email Ross Ashman directly. 

Being a sponsor of the event actively works for you before, during and after the event, increasing your credibility in the minds of decision-makers.

Enhance your market visibility, put your CEO on the programme and gain dedicated face time with an influential audience in a specialised closed event environment.