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Future Operating Environment

Autonomous Weapon Systems for the Land Domain

In this long, well researched and very informative read, Peter Milani gives us some intelligent insight into Autonomous Weapon Systems (AWS) and what they could mean for the Australian Defence Force...

By Peter A. Milani

Innovation and Adaptation

How do we suitably acquire C4 systems to meet the challenges of modern warfare?

Given how quickly technology evolves, is the capability life cycle and procurement processes appropriate to meet the C4 needs of the ADF?

By Daniel Lee

Future Operating Environment

Link | Battlefield singularity, AI pixie dust, and the future of war | National Security Podcast

On this National Security Podcast, Elsa Kania joins Katherine Mansted to talk about strategic competition in the age of artificial intelligence, the modernisation of China's People's Liberation Army...

By The Cove

Future Operating Environment

A force for good: A discussion of the Army’s future role in disaster relief and recovery operations

'This article aims to promote discussion among military professionals about how best the Army might posture itself to flexibly respond to disasters, while concurrently managing the need to train and...

By Owain Griffiths

Innovation and Adaptation

Cove Challenge | Generating force to meet the demands of Accelerated Warfare

The 100 word challenge is back! How do you think we should conduct force generation? Submit your 100 word response and help shape the future of FORGEN in the Australian Army.

By The Cove

Future Operating Environment

Bridges Papers 2020 | Future Artillery and Joint Effects

The Bridges Papers 2020 from Royal Regiment of Australian Artillery is a collection of 15 papers with a focus on future artillery and joint effects.

By The Cove

Contemporary Operating Environment

Link | Being Fluent in the language of coercion

In light of the repetitive use of the term coercion in the recent Defence Strategic Update, today's link is to an article by Nick Brown, first published by The Australian Army Research Centre, which...

By The Cove

Future Operating Environment

Link | An uncertain and dangerous decade: Preparing the Army for the next ten years

This paper, from our friends and partners at the Australian Army Research Centre, examines the impact of the first half of 2020. The author argues that the Army must make a compelling argument for...

By The Cove

Future Operating Environment

The Future of Cyber Conflict

'The future of cyber warfare will be determined by two things: the mindset (policies, strategies) and the technologies (tools).' For your Friday long read, please join Aaron Wright in looking at the...

By Aaron Wright

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