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FAST 2015 Early Bird Registration Ends July 1

Save over $100 on early bird registration fees to attend FAST 2015, September 1-4 at the FHI 360 Conference Center in Washington DC.


SNAME is pleased to announce it’s membership magazine (mt) has been awarded three prestigious awards for editorial and design excellence.

Two awards were issued by APEX 2015, the twenty-seventh annual awards program recognizing excellence in publishing by professional communicators. The January 2014
issue on the Mediterranean Region’s Maritime Activities was awarded an “Award of Excellence” in the category of Magazines, Journals & Tabloids - Print - +32 pages and the article “Under Repair” also in the January 2014 issue has received an award for excellence in Design & Illustration – Photography, for the designers of (mt) magazine, the Bates Creative Group.

In addition, (mt) received an Excel Award, the largest and most prestigious award that exclusively recognizes excellence and leadership in nonprofit association media, publishing, marketing, and communications, for “Single Topic Issue: 10,000 or fewer, for the July 2014 issue entitled “The Design Approach.”

FAST 2015 Registration and Technical Program Available Online

Register now for FAST 2015 - 1-4 September at the FHI 360 Conference Center in Washington DC.

The preliminary technical program is also available:

For more information, see the website at

Browse the SOME 2015 Photos!

If you weren't able to attend SOME 2015, take a few minutes to browse the photos.

WMTC 2015 Registration is Now Open

Register today to attend WMTC 2015 - SNAME's annual meeting and expo, the SNAME Maritime Convention (SMC) will be held in conjunction with this triennial event.

Register before 1 October for early bird rates.

Members of both SNAME and the 21 organizating Societies receive additional discounts on the member only fees.

The World Maritime Technology Conference (WMTC) is held once every three years under the auspices of the World Maritime Technology Congress. Comprised of 21 member societies representing 17 countries, it brings together the world's Maritime Technical Associations, whose members are involved in Specification, Design, Construction, Operation and Maintenance of all things Marine World-Wide. 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 and attendees.

World Maritime Technology Conference 2015

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN - Click here to register.  Members of both SNAME and one of the organizing Societies receive significant discounts on member registration fees.

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.

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

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

Are you inetersted in participating in anoptional tour of the Northeast following WMTC on Saturday, 7 November?  Click here to take the survey.

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.

See the website for more details. 

Click here for hotel reservations at the Norfolk Marriott.

Tehnical Program:
Click here for the current list of papers and authors.

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