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SNAME would like to thank all of our attendees, sponsors, exhibitors, and everyone who made this year's 2013 Annual Meeting & Expo a true success.

Post Quicklinks:

- Browse all the photos on the SNAME Flickr Site

- Press Release: The Society Elects Joseph H. Comer, III as the Next Society President - "We Are SNAME"

- Transcript of Joe Comer's Acceptance Speech

- Recap of the 6th Annual SNAME Cup Sailing Regatta

- Download the Expo Show Guide

- Presentations available for the Special Panel Sessions - Annual Meeting eLibrary (only available to attendees)

- Take the post survey: Attendees / Students / Exhibitors

Get Ready for the 2013 Annual Meeting & Expo in Bellevue, WA

2013 Annual Meeting & Expo
November 6-8, 2013
Hyatt Regency Bellevue - Bellevue, WA

The SNAME Annual Meeting is the only industry event that includes all the diverse technical interests and professional specialties in naval architecture, marine and ocean engineering and related disciplines.


If you need assistance with registering:        
- Attendee Registration Guide
- Exhibitor Registration Guide  

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions (vegetarian, kosher, gluten-free), please alert the registration staff to receive a notice for the various meals.

Corporate Discounts
Corporate discounts are available - Please contact Alana Anderson at for more information.

Volunteers Needed
If you're interested in volunteering, please contact Mike Hall at for a schedule, list of jobs, and responsibilities.  All volunteers will be compensated based on the amount of time served. 

6th Annual Golf Tournament: Tuesday, November 5
Visit the microsite to find out more details and download the registration form.

5th Annual SNAME Cup Sailing Regatta: Saturday, November 9

Visit the microsite to find out more details and download the NOR, Sailing Resume, and Waiver.


Meeting attendees may comment on papers from the website or submit written discussion to  If you cannot attend the meeting and are interested in submitting written comments on a paper, email with the paper title and author to receive a formal invitation to discuss.

Why You Should Attend

40+ Hours of Technical Programming, including (links to full papers, available only to attendees):
   - SNAME Technical Papers
   - NSRP Ship Production Symposium (SPS) Papers
   - Technical & Research (T&R) Sessions
   - Student Papers
   - Special Panel Discussions

Student Program
Pre-Annual Meeting External Training Courses
Expo Featuring the Latest Technologies
Innovation Sessions
Continuing Education Courses
Alumni Events
Networking Events:
   - Annual Banquet & Networking at the Pre and Post Banquet Receptions
   - Welcome Reception
   - Awards Luncheon
6th Annual Golf Tournament
5th Annual SNAME Cup Sailing Regatta
3rd Annual Footy Yacht Regatta Design & Competition

What's New for 2013

2013 SNAME Annual Meeting – Mobile App is Now Available
Sponsored by:

Robert Allan Ltd.

Browse the technical program schedule (coming soon), speakers’ bios and photos, sponsors, exhibitors, attendees, and so much more!  Build and customize your own schedule of events!

Instructions: To download our app to your phone or tablet device, click on the link below from your device to be taken to your app store. When the app appears inside your store, select Install. Your app should begin downloading.


Google Play:

If you can't access this email on your mobile device, you can also search for SNAME 2013 in either the iTunes or Google Play stores to find and download the app.

Be a Part of the Annual Meeting & Expo

SNAME would like to thank you for your support.

If you are interested in being a part of the Annual Meeting, please see the following opportunities:

For more information on available sponsorship packages, please contact Alana Anderson at or directly at (201) 499-5066.

If your company would like to exhibit, please see the Expo Floorplan for available booths and contact Rob Howard at

If you have free time during the event and would like to volunteer your time, there are many opportunities, from manning the SNAME booth to registration.  Please contact Mike Hall for more information at or directly at (201) 499-5069. Volunteers will be compensated for their time based on the number of hours worked.

Social Media

Connect with SNAME and the Annual Meeting through our social media. Check out the daily tweets, posts and likes:

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The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers is an internationally recognized non-profit, technical, professional society of individual members serving the maritime and offshore industries and their suppliers. Founded in 1893, the Society comprises over 8,000 individuals throughout the United States, Canada and abroad. Membership is open to all qualified applicants in or associated with the maritime, offshore, and small craft industries