The future of the high seas

The future of the high seas

With ever-increasing activity on the high seas, an international conservation agreement is key to preserving the open ocean, says Professor Robin Warner in her Big Ideas presentation.
Everyone experiences technology differently

Everyone experiences technology differently

An entire generation of young people are believed to have the same knowledge and experience of technology under the label of the ‘digital natives’. However, as Professor Sue Bennett argues in her presentation at the Big Ideas Festival, everyone experiences...
On Defence

On Defence

As Australia reflects on 100 years since the beginning of World War I, the country’s involvement in military activity is increasing, with 600 air and military personnel deployed in September to assist in the efforts against Islamic State. And at the same time the UOW...