SNAME Maritime Convention
  • Formerly the Annual Meeting & Expo
    October 20-25, 2014
    Hyatt Regency Houston - Houston, TX


New T&R 7-10 Guide for Conducting Technical Studies. FREE for SNAME Members!

THE SOCIETY OF NAVAL ARCHITECTS AND MARINE ENGINEERS HAS PUBLISHED THE TECHNICAL AND RESEARCH BULLETIN Guide for Conducting Technical Studies. This T&R bulletin was written by Dr. Norbert Doery; reviewed by SNAME Technical & Research Panel SD-8 “Naval Ship Design” Co-Chaired by Tim Mierzwicki and Shari Hannapel; and approved by the Society’s Ship Design Committee Chaired by Robert Keane Jr.

SMC Registration is Now Open

Online registration for the upcoming 2014 SNAME Maritime Convention is now open. Register today for early-bird prices and be a part of the inaugural event!

Save the Date - 2015 World Maritime Technology Conference

The World Maritime Technology Congress is pleased to announce the 5th World Maritime Technology Conference: "Engineering innovation serving society."

WMTC’15 will be held in conjunction with the SNAME Maritime Convention on November 3-7, 2015 in Providence, Rhode Island - Rhode Island Convention Center (RICC) and the Omni Hotel.

Stop by the SNAME Booth at IBEX 2014

If you're attending IBEX 2014 in Tampa Florida (Tampa Convention Center) on September 28-October 2, stop by the SNAME Booth 546 to say hi to Executive Director Erik Seither and find out the latest on what's going on with SNAME, YOUR professional Society!

Call for Papers - SOME 2015

Submit a paper to the Greek Section's SOME 2015: The 5th International Symposium on "Ship Operations, Management and Economics" on May 28-2, 215 in Athens, Greece.

2014 SMC Mobile App - Express App Link Live

Sponsored by Robert Allan, LTd.

The Express App is ready to go and you can download it here for your Apple device, Droid, or tablet. The “Express” version allows you to preview what will be coming shortly on the Professional App. We except the Professional go-live dates to be:

- August 15: Droid and other mobile/ tablet devices
- August 31: Apple devices

SNAME Maritime Convention

President's Blog

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    CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES AT SNAME MARITIME CONVENTION One of the most important functions of a professional...

Executive Director's Blog

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    SNAME in a New Location

    SNAME's main office is now located in Alexandria, Virginia at the following address: SNAME 99 Canal Center Plaza...

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Featured Papers & Presentations

17th SNAME Texas Section Offshore Symposium
The 17th SNAME Texas Section Offshore Symposium was held in Houston in early February 2012. The Offshore Symposium is held on a semi-annual basis, with 150 to 200 attendees. 
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Featured Paper – from the Journal of Sailboat Technology
The Journal of Sailboat Technology is an online peer-reviewed journal whose objective is to provide a medium for the publication of research achievements and engineering practices in this field.
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SNAME monthly Featured Paper – four papers from the June 2011 Workshop on Ship Stability
The Office of Naval Research and the Chesapeake Section sponsored the 12th International Ship Stability Workshop (12th ISSW) in Alexandria, Virginia; this year’s event was a part of a longstanding series...
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Library of SNAME Featured Papers

Upcoming Events

  1. SNAME PNW Sailing Event

    Aug 24, 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM (PT)
    Vancouver, BC, Canada
  2. Fleet Maintenance & Modernization Symposium

    Sep 9 - 10
    Virginia Beach, VA, United States
  3. Navy League Special Topic Breakfast # 5

    Sep 11

Around the Society

The 6th Pan Asian Association of Maritime Engineering Societies/
Advanced Maritime Engineering Conference presents:

The 6th PAAMES/AMEC 2014 
Dates: October 28-30, 2014
Venue: Zhejiang Hotel, Hangzhou, China

Organized by:
Shanghai Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers

See flyer for more details

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