Program Schedule

  • 9.00 AM Registration
    • 9.15 AM Welcome and Introduction, Professor Katina Michael
    • 9.45 AM Keynote Speaker: Human Information Appliance Schema, Professor R.E. Burnett, National Defense University
  • 10.30 AM Morning Tea
    • 11.00 AM NanoTech and the Military: National Threat or National Security? Professor Donna Dulo, Sofia University
    • 11.30 AM Soldier Enhancement, Dr Jai C. Galliot, University of New South Wales
    • 12.00 PM Nanotechnology Regulation for the Brain, Associate Professor Diana Bowman, Arizona State University
  • 12.30 PM Lunch
    • 1.30 PM Implantable Technologies in the Armed Forces: Some International Law Considerations, Dr Rain Liivoja, University of Melbourne
    • 2.00 PM Can Implants Be Weapons Under the Law?Tim McFarland, University of Melbourne
    • 2.30 PM Panel Discussion: Brain Implants in the Military Sector (Includes Professor Marcus Wigan, Mr Lindsay Robertson and Mr Jordan Brown)
    • 3.30 PM Military Insertables – Lessons from Civilian ExperiencesKayla Heffernan, University of Melbourne
  • 4.00 PM Afternoon Tea
  • 6.00 PM Dinner (walk to venue Kaprica - 19 Lincoln Square St, Carlton VIC 3053)