From 7-9 November, Indo Pacific 2023 International Maritime Exposition will host the international naval defence and commercial maritime communities who come together to meet, do business and access expert conference convenors leading discussion via a comprehensive program of conferences, presentations, forums and symposia.

The Indo Pacific 2023 Conference Program will once again feature leading maritime outlets including the Royal Australian Navy, The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology, Engineers Australia, Australian Association for Uncrewed Systems (AAUS).

With aim to explore the spectrum of opportunities and issues currently facing maritime industry, academia and government within Australian and the Indo Pacific region, the Indo Pacific 2023 Conference Program will present a range of topics including technology acquisition, shipbuilding and sustainment, nuclear technology, uncrewed systems, emergency response and many more. Stay up to date as conference program announcements are made, join the Indo Pacific mailing list.


Royal Australian Navy

As a Major Stakeholder of the event, the Royal Australian Navy will present a comprehensive program of engagement at Indo Pacific 2023 including the Indo-Pacific Sea Power Conference 2023, The Sailor's Forum, Maritime Theatre Missile Defence Forum, Navy Culture presentation series, Marine Environmental Working Group (MEWG) and more.

Navy's presentation program including the Indo-Pacific Sea Power Conference 2023 is free to attend and open to all Indo Pacific 2023 accredited Trade Visitors, Exhibitors and Delegates.

IMC 2023

The International Maritime Conference (IMC 2023) has been a cornerstone of the Indo Pacific conference program since the event‚Äôs inception in 2000.

IMC focuses on the latest developments in naval architecture, marine engineering and maritime technology across defence and commercial shipping with a program of speakers who will present an insight into the marine engineering and technology sphere.

IMC 2023 is organised by The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology and Engineers Australia.

AAUS Conference

Australian Association for Uncrewed Systems (AAUS) will return to Indo Pacific as a conference convenor in 2023 to present the latest discussion on uncrewed systems in the maritime domain.

AAUS is a not for profit industry association representing organisations and individuals who are interested in the development, manufacture, operation or effect of uncrewed systems in Australia with representations across the air, land and sea domains as well as advanced air mobility.


The Indo Pacific 2023 Hub

The Indo Pacific Hub will provide a platform for subject matter experts to present their vision, insights and solutions to the questions currently being posed by the region’s maritime community.

With a three day program of speakers, The Indo Pacific Hub is carefully integrated into the wider Indo Pacific conference program.

Innovation Program

The Indo Pacific Innovation Program incorporates the Indo Pacific Innovation Awards and the Innovation Pitchfest and is designed to recognise and reward Australian companies and individuals at the forefront of maritime technology.

Awards are presented in the categories of National, SME and Young Innovator with cash prizes while Pitchfest trains innovators in the art of the pitch and presents them to an international audience of potential investors and customers at the Indo Pacific International Maritime Exposition.

The Astronaut Al Worden Endeavour Scholarship

The Astronaut Al Worden Endeavour Scholarship¬†is an international education program which aims to reward aspiring STEM enthusiasts and future leaders and their teachers with a hands-on astronaut training experience at the U.S Space and Rocket Centre’s renowned Space Camp, located in Huntsville, Alabama, USA.

AMDA Foundation Limited, in partnership with Endeavour Scholarship Foundation are seeking four students and one teacher to apply for scholarships to the International Space Camp program taking place in Huntsville, Alabama in July 2024.


Specialist Sessions & Networking

Indo Pacific 2023 will act as a platform for conference convenors, expert speakers and industry leaders to present the latest thought on the challenges and opportunities facing the region’s maritime domain. Specialist sessions run throughout the three days of Indo Pacific 2023 in presentation theatrettes on the exhibition floor and on conference level 3.

With presentations from Australia’s Department of Defence, Australian Industry and Defence Network, BenchOn, Austrade, International SOS, Toll Aviation and many more, a large number are free-to-attend for all accredited Trade Visitors.

International Radar Conference 2023

The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) International Radar Conference 2023 brings together researchers who are leading international efforts to shape the future of radar science, technology and education.

Indo Pacific delegates are invited to consider a day registration which comes with a discounted tutorial (one per delegate).