SNAME seeks content for 2016 Maritime Convention

The following is the text of a news release from the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME):

(ALEXANDRIA, Va.) — SNAME is developing the technical program for the 2016 SNAME Maritime Convention (Nov. 1-5 at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue in Bellevue, Wash.) and is offering industry professionals a unique opportunity to share their insights on a wide range of issues of interest to what will be a gathering of over 1,000 colleagues.

April 18 is the deadline to submit abstracts for papers — as well as ideas for panel sessions, demonstrations and presentations.

All content submissions require an abstract to be considered by the content committee.

Click here to submit a content abstract. For submission questions, email Sofia Iliogrammenou at

For general questions about the 2016 SNAME Maritime Convention, including exhibit and sponsorship opportunities, email Alana Anderson, SNAME director of events, at, or call (703) 997-6705.

SNAME is an internationally recognized nonprofit professional society of individual members serving the maritime and offshore industries and their suppliers. Founded in 1893, the society comprises over 7,000 individuals worldwide. Membership is open to all qualified applicants. For membership information, visit

By Professional Mariner Staff