Thursday, 20 February
University of Sydney

4.00 pm Michael Hintze Lecture
Lene Hansen, University of Copenhagen
General Lecture Theatre, The Quadrangle

6 – 7.30 pm Reception
Nicholson Museum, The Quadrangle

Friday, 21 February
The Q Station, Manly

12.00 pm Welcome and Lunch
Duncan Ivison, Dean of Faculty

1.15 pm Opening Remarks
James Der Derian, CISS

1.30 – 3.00 pm The Q Effect: Micro-, Macro- and Meta-physical
Moderator: James Der Derian, CISS

David Reilly, Quantum Nanoscience Lab, USYD
Jairus Victor Grove, University of Hawaii
Parag Khanna, Hybrid Reality Institute
Katina Michael, University of Wollongong

Break and Interviews

3.30 – 5.30 pm Geosecurity: Risky States, States at Risk, and the Indo-Pacific
Moderator: Bates Gill, United States Studies Centre/USYD

Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, Chief of Navy, Royal Australian Navy

Ryan Griffiths, CISS
Justin Hastings, CISS
John Lee, CISS
Sarah Phillips, CISS
James Reilly, CISS
Thomas Wilkins, CISS
Jingdong Yuan, CISS

5.30 – 6.30 pm
Beach and Bush

6.30 pm Drinks and Dinner at the Boiler House

8.30 pm Screening of The Unknown Known (Errol Morris)

Saturday, 22 February

8.30 – 9.15 am Talk and Tour of Q Station
Alison Bashford, USYD/Cambridge

9.30 – 11.00 am Biosecurity: Microbes, Food and Genes
Moderator: Adam Kamradt-Scott, CISS

Alison Bashford, USYD/Cambridge
Monika Barthwal-Datta, UNSW
Stefan Elbe, University of Sussex
Kathleen Vogel, Cornell University

Break and Interviews

11.30 am – 1 pm Infosecurity: Cyberworlds, Surveillance, Cyberconflict and Global Media
Moderator: Simon Tormey, USYD

Roland Bleiker, University of Queensland
Charlotte Epstein, CISS
Carolin Kaltofen, CISS/Aberystwyth
Rebecca Adler-Nissen, University of Copenhagen

1.00 pm Lunch and Interviews

2.00 – 3.30 pm Global Security: Crisis, Stasis or Opportunity?
Moderator: Roy MacLeod, CISS

Peter Hayes, Nautilus Institute/RMIT
Megan MacKenzie, CISS
Sarah Percy, University of Western Australia
David Schlosberg, CISS

Break and Interviews

4.00 – 6.00 pm The Final Q Table
Moderator: James Der Derian, CISS

Thomas Biersteker, The Graduate Institute Geneva
Lene Hansen, CISS/University of Copenhagen
John Keane, USYD
Colin Wight, CISS

6.00 – 7.00 pm
Beach and Bush

7.00 pm Dinner

9.00 pm Screening of The End of Time (Peter Mettler)