World Maritime Technology Conference



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World Maritime Technology Conference 2015: NSRP, Student Papers, and Other Content

The SNAME Maritime Convention (SMC) is incorporated with the triennial World Maritime Technology Conference (WMTC) 2015 on 3-7 November 2015 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, RI.

The theme of the conference is “Engineering Innovation Serving Society."

Abstracts for the National Shipbuilding Research Program (NSRP), Student Papers, and Other Content are being accepted.

Become an Exhibitor at the World Maritime Technology Conference 2015

The World Maritime Technology Conference 2015 (WMTC'15) will be incorporated with the SNAME Maritime Convention (SMC). With innovative paper presentation and teaching throughout the venue, from class settings to innovation sessions, demonstrations and exhibit hall, this event is sure to draw a valuable audience.

To become an exhibitor, please contact Dave Weidner at: Phone #: + 1 (603) 556-7479/ Email:

It is time to register for the 2015 Teaching With Small Boats Conference!

TWSB Conferences provide you with:
• tools you need to strengthen your program;
• opportunities to share your personal experience with peers;
• information about what other organizations are doing;
• new projects to consider; and
• inspiration & enjoyment.

You may be experienced, new to the community, or a volunteer seeking to find out more about how to contribute your skills. Everyone is welcome. Teachers can find out more about how Port Townsend is incorporating maritime themes in their public school curriculum. The Conference Program is packed with great topics.

World Maritime Technology Conference 2015

Save the Date for the World Maritime Technology Conference/ SNAME Maritime Convention: November 3-7, 2015 at the Rhode Island Convention Center & Omni Hotel in Providence, RI.  See the website for more details.

Abstracts are now being accepted for the Ship Production Symposium (SPS), Student Papers, and "Other Content".  Click here for more information. Thank you to everyone for submitting abstracts to the WMTC topics. Notifications will be sent out by March 18.

Sign up to become an Exhibitor.  Click here for the expo details.

 Reserve your hotel room at the Omni Providence. Click here for accommodations.

FAST 2015

Save the Date for FAST 2015, the 13th International Conference on FAST Sea Transportation: September 1-4, 2015 at the FHI 360 Conference Center in Washington, D.C. See the microsite for more details.

Propeller & Shafting Symposium 2015

Save the date for the 14th Propeller & Shafting Symposium 2015, September 15-16 at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott and Convention Center.

Abstracts are now being accepted.See the website for more details

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