The 2015 WMTC Student Design Competition will test your mettle in naval architecture and engineering in front of experienced industry professionals! Students will be divided up into teams, and the teams must design and create a vessel from sticks and stones to survive various challenges and compete against others. Cash prizes will be awarded to the winning teams and put you on a pedestal above others for the rest of the Conference. Show us what you got!
Job, Graduate School, Scholarship Fair
The 2015 WMTC Job, Graduate School, and Scholarship Fair will provide students with an opportunity to meet representatives of international companies, graduate schools, and scholarship organizations. If you are looking for an opportunity to work with people who share your commitment and interests in the maritime industry, come join us at the job fair to take the first step in building your career!
Student & Industry Roundtable
The 2015 WMTC Student & Industry Roundtable is sure to be the highlight of the 2015 WMTC Student Program!
It will provide students with an opportunity to learn from influential industry leaders in an interactive setting. Testament to WMTC's goal of bringing world's maritime societies together, the focus of the 2015 Roundtable is to have a variety of topics related to big-name engineering projects around the globe. The industry professionals from multiple countries and societies will be willing to impart their experiences and wisdom to all students. Similar to last year, students will have an opportunity to discuss 'soft skills' such as interviewing or, resume building as well as more technical categories. Come take advantage of this learning opportunity!
The 2015 WMTC Microsite Competition aims to help all student sections to create and maintain a strong internet presence which is a key factor for our worldwide organization. The SNAME Student Steering Committee wants to help students develop their microsites and have continuous media presence that will showcase the students' community outreach and fun activities. For the continuing maintenance of such microsite, the sections will be rewarded with cash prizes for their continued involvement and excellence.
This year, the Microsite Competition is designed to both inspire and challenge each student section to produce content for their microsites and get student members engaged. Let's build up our community!
The 2015 WMTC Student Papers Track will provide students an opportunity to share their research with the international maritime community. Students selected to present at the conference receive free admission to the event. Papers can include graduate or undergraduate theses and other projects related to the maritime field. Participate by submitting your abstract here to be rewarded for your research, design, or thesis work!
Congress & Elections
The 2015 WMTC Congress & Elections is an opportunity for students to partake in and shape the direction of SNAME. Come and vote for representatives who will propel SNAME and our naval architecture and marine engineering industry further, or run for a leadership position yourself! This year, the SNAME Student Steering Committee looks forward to interacting with as many students at the 2015 WMTC Congress & Elections!
The 2015 WMTC Saturday Social will allow student attendees of the WMTC to socialize in a fun environment, and the SNAME Student Steering Committee is thinking big this year! By obtaining sponsorships to offset the cost to students, the SSC encourages all students to participate and mingle. Join us to end the conference on an exciting note!