Thinking about joining SNAME? Sign up for membership at SOME 2018 and we have a special offer just for you!

Thank you for attending SOME 2018! We are excited to have you here and we want to show our appreciation. Join SNAME as an Associate Member while at SOME 2018, and we will give you 14 months of membership for the price of 12! In addition to those savings, we will waive the International Shipping Fee of $20 for your Marine Technology magazine and your free 1-year subscription to the journal of your choice! As a member of SNAME you also have access to thousands of technical and research papers, exclusive webinars and presentations, and connections to a global community of maritime professionals.

SNAME’s new Executive Director, Gene Sanders and Sofia Iliogrammenou, SNAME’s Director of Regional Member Services are on-site and look forward to meeting each of you and telling you all about SNAME’s membership benefits and privileges. They will get you signed up for your SNAME Membership and show you how to take advantage of this offer. I am also available via phone or email to answer any questions.

Thank again for attending SOME 2018 and we look forward to seeing you at SMC 2018 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA, Oct 23-27!

Best regards,

Ron Akins
Director of Membership | SNAME
Email: rakins@sname.org
Main +1.703.997.6701 | Direct +1.703.997.6703
About Program Register
The International Symposium on Ship Operations, Management and Economics (SOME) is scheduled to be held at Eugenides Foundation in Athens, Greece on 20 and 21 March 2018.

This Symposium addresses the needs of operators and owners and is to be held in Athens, a truly remarkable place with the Acropolis only minutes away.
Presentations will Cover

Operations, maintenance and repairs

Fleet management
Maritime economics
Innovative technologies
Ship design
Financing and insurance
Risk management
Manning and human factor
Environmental management
Cargo handling concepts
Safety, security, and classification issues
New operating concepts
Energy conservation concepts
Communications and navigation
Short sea shipping
Alternative marine fuels (incl. electricity)
Click here to Register*
for this exciting event

*All Prices are in USD


SOME is excited to have
Industry Leading Keynote Speakers
who will deliver presentations you do not want to miss.
Panagiotis Laskaridis 
President of European Community Shipowners’ Associations and CEO of Laskaridis Shipping Co Ltd and Lavinia Corp.
Anastasios Papagianopoulos
CEO of Common Progress,
President of BIMCO

John F. Hatley PE 
Americas VP Marine Solutions &
Director Market Shaping 
Wartsila North America, Inc.
Oskar Levander
Oskar Levander

SVP Concepts & Innovation,
Digital & Systems
Rolls-Royce Marine

Steven Bitner

Steven Bitner

Economic Counselor
U.S. Embassy in Athens

SOME 2018 Sponsors


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