International Symposium for Next Generation Infrastructure
1 October 2013 - 3 October 2013
Location: University of Wollongong, Northfields Avenue, Wollongong
The International Symposium for Next Generation Infrastructure (ISNGI), Australia 2013, is hosted by the SMART Infrastructure Facility at the University of Wollongong and marks the commencement of a co-ordinated global infrastructure research program focussed on long term infrastructure and land use planning.
ISNGI will see the best and sharpest minds from industry, government and academia work together to create not only best practice benchmarks but new knowledge to better inform strategies for long term prosperity.
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VIDEOS & INTERVIEWS
US President Barack Obama has proclaimed a "new chapter" in US relations with Cuba, announcing moves to normalise diplomatic and economic ties. Lecturer Thomas Adams discusses what the changes mean.
A US Senate report has found that the CIA's post 9/11 interrogation program involved brutal, unapproved torture which failed to halt terror plots. Associate professor Brendon O'Connor says the revelations are not surprising but will be damaging.