SNAME President Comstock declares, "By all accounts, the 2011 SNAME Annual Meeting & Expo and Ship Production Symposium was a resounding success" (See press release
The Hyatt Regency Houston worked well as the new venue for SNAME’s largest annual event. Attendance reached last year’s level with nearly 1,000 SNAME members and non-members, including more than 210 students! Highlights of the event included:
- Full student program featuring a design competition; student papers track; job, scholarship and graduate school fair; student congress and elections; and Saturday student program in Houston.
- William H. Webb Medal to Jacques B. Hadler,
- Blakely Smith Medal to Charles N. Springett,
- Vice Admiral "Jerry" Land Medal to Stephen M. Payne,
- David W. Taylor Medal to Armin W. Troesch.