Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Register Registration Record

Registrant - Organisation
Business name UWA Defence & Security Program
Trading name UWA Defence & Security Program
Foreign business registration number
Activity type Communications activity
Activity start date 31/12/2021
Activity end date 30/06/2023
Activity description
 PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES OF AWARD: a. Purpose: University of Western Australia (hereinafter referred to as the Recipient), is hereby provided a federal award, the purpose of which is to: Support the U.S.-Australia Alliance Network Project The Recipient shall carry out the Agreement in accordance with its proposal dated: 09- Sep-2020, and any revisions to which both parties agree to in writing. The Recipient's proposal and any subsequent negotiated revisions are hereby incorporated by reference. b. Objectives and Expected Outcomes: The Recipient agrees to perform the program and meet the specific objectives below: OBJECTIVES: -discuss the contemporary nature of The Alliance -explore agendas for alliance development; and -build networks and partnerships to explore these research fields and foster relationship outcomes from a select group of established, emerging and non-traditional thought leaders. OUTCOMES: -bring together a range of established and early career academics, think tank professionals and non-traditional experts to engage in a dialogue on the current state and future direction of The Alliance -build an engagement network between professionals who are working on issues related to the Alliance -broaden the range of professionals engaged with alliance questions, especially early career academics and new scholars to the field -develop knowledge and information on current and emerging research areas on The Alliance and facilitate the development of research partnerships to develop these agendas -provide a platform for mentoring and networking for early career researchers, emerging young leaders new voices from non-traditional academic backgrounds -provide a pathway for the production of new and original research into the US Australian relationship by the early career researchers
Foreign Principal
Foreign principal type Foreign government
Foreign principal commencement date 11/02/2022
Foreign principal cease date
Name of foreign principal US Department of State
Foreign country/jurisdiction* associated to United States of America
Description of the arrangement with the foreign principal
US Department of State providing funding for two Workshops - To carry out engagements evaluating current state of US - Australia Alliance among diverse emerging & established opinion leaders.