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Project management - understanding

A shared understanding

This blog is the first in a series on project management, where we share some basics and insights into improving the management of projects. Our experience spans complex projects; those…

Resilience - from policy to implementation

Resilience – from policy to implementation

In my previous blog, I highlighted seven categories of the resilient society that we want in Australia: Continuity of government – requires the ability to choose and to conduct free…

Understanding resilience in systems

Understanding resilience in systems

Recently, I blogged my thoughts on Australia’s response to the current Coronavirus Pandemic through the lens of the The Cynefin framework. These thoughts led me to conclude that there is…

Chris French

Congratulations to Chris French

In the times of COVID-19, graduation ceremonies have been cancelled, but we didn’t want Chris French‘s achievements to go unnoticed. Yesterday, Chris dropped into the University of Adelaide to pick…

Post COVID vision for Australia

Post COVID vision for Australia

The current COVID-19 crisis has exposed elements of Australian society with respect to our ability to operate, indeed survive, through a concentrated period of national disruption. Whilst the current situation…

National resilience and the Cynefin framework

National resilience and the Cynefin framework

As a systems thinker, I have been intrigued to observe the Australian response to the current Coronavirus Pandemic and the need for us, as a nation, to be more resilient….

Reframing our future

Reframing our future

The Australian response to the current Coronavirus Pandemic has highlighted the need for us, as a nation, to become more resilient. As we step out of damage control and into…

Submission to the Select Committee on COVID-19

On 8 April 2020, the Senate established the Select Committee on COVID-19 to inquire into the Australian Government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As a service provider to defence, space,…

Systems engineering support to a defence industry prime

BACKGROUND Pacific Aerospace Consulting (PAC) is the prime contractor supporting the JP2089 Phase 2A Initial Common Support Infrastructure (ICSI) for Tactical Data Links (TDL) delivered under the Multi-Tactical Data Link…