SNAME tech conference program now online

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

(ALEXANDRIA, Va.) — The full program and schedule for the World Maritime Technology Conference (Nov. 3-7 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, R.I.) is now available online and accessible with a mobile app for smartphones and tablets.

SNAME’s annual meeting and expo, the SNAME Maritime Convention (SMC), is incorporated with the triennial WMTC.

Click here to view the program and schedule online.

The mobile app features real-time updates to the conference program and is designed to enhance attendee opportunities to network and learn about the latest technologies and products.

• Customize a personal schedule for must-see papers, panel sessions, topical speakers, networking events, presentations, and committee meetings.
• Browse the list of exhibitors and plan out what to see on the expo floor.
• Browse technical paper author bios and download handouts.
• Map the RICC and Omni Providence Hotel and get local dining and entertainment information.
• Find out who's attending the conference.
• Post, like and tweet throughout the weeklong event.

To register for WMTC 2015, get travel and hotel information, or learn about exhibit and sponsorship opportunities, click here or contact Alana Anderson, SNAME director of events, or (703) 997-6705.

By Professional Mariner Staff