1. 2019 MTS Annual Report

    At the State of the Society and Awards Presentation Session at OCEANS 2019 Seattle, Marine Technology Society President, Rick Spinrad, shared updates about new initiatives and programs as well as insights about where the Society is headed. To read a quick update about MTS, view the presentation as the 2019 MTS Annual Report.

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  2. MTS Co-Hosts Capitol Hill Ocean Science & Technology Reception; Attends White House Summit

    On the eve of the 2019 White House Summit on Partnerships in Ocean Science & Technology, with representation by MTS President Rick Spinrad, the Marine Technology Society joined Scripps Institute of Oceanography, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute and fifteen other ocean research and corporate partners to host a reception on Capitol Hill. Speakers included Rep. Suzanne […]

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  3. Learn More About the 2019 MTS Fellows and Award Recipients

    A stellar list of industry veterans and impressive up-and-comers were honored with awards and inducted as MTS Fellows during the awards ceremony at OCEANS 2019 Seattle in October. Learn more about nominating someone for an MTS Award. READ MORE NEWS AND STORIES

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  4. OCEANS 2019 Seattle a Success

    By Fritz Stahr, PhD, OCEANS 2019 Seattle Conference Chair More than 1,700 people attended OCEANS 2019 Seattle, October 27-31, at the Washington State Convention Center and the new Hyatt Regency in downtown Seattle. The area’s unique history of forward-thinking ocean research, technology development, federal agency and Navy presence, and focus on the Blue Economy combined […]

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  5. Houston Annual BBQ Supports the Next Generation

    The Houston Section of the Marine Technology Society, the largest Section of the Society, hosted its Annual Barbecue Social and Fundraiser on November 7, 2019. This annual event has become a much anticipated tradition along the Gulf Coast, attracting some 600 offshore industry professionals and their guests. This year’s event was once again hosted by Ashtead Technology Offshore, an independent one stop shop for ROV, […]

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  6. New York Times Highlights Bubble Craft Manned Submersibles

    New York Times journalist William J. Broad, interviewed MTS Manned Underwater Vehicles Chair, Will Kohnen, and MTS member Patrick Lahey, president of Triton Submarines in this November 18, 2019, feature article. By William J. Broad, November 19, 2019 Bruce H. Robison, a marine biologist at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute in California, began prowling the deep […]

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  7. 2019 MTS State of the Society Snapshot

    At the State of the Society and Awards Presentation Session at OCEANS 2019 Seattle, Marine Technology Society President, Rick Spinrad, shared updates about new initiatives and programs as well as insights about where the Society is headed. To read a quick update about MTS, view the State of the Society Snapshot. Click to view more […]

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  8. MTS President Rick Spinrad Talks with Hawaii Public Radio

    On a quick trip to visit the MTS Hawaii Section and give seminars at NOAA and University of Hawaii, MTS President, Rick Spinrad, stopped in at Hawaii Public Radio to talk about MTS and landscape of the marine technology field. Listen to the interview. https://www.hawaiipublicradio.org/post/conversation-marine-technology-affects-more-oceans#stream/0

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  9. MTS/Oceaneering Symposium Brings Insights on Autonomous Vehicle Development

    Greater endurance. That’s where Federal Agencies and the military want to see the greatest improvement in autonomous marine vehicles. That was one of many takeaways from the Annual MTS/Oceaneering Symposium held in Maryland this September. The 27th annual event, co-hosted by the MTS DC Section and Oceaneering, is lovingly thought of as the “crabfest” for […]

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  10. Lakebed 2030 TechSurge Brings Focus to Great Lakes Mapping

    The Marine Technology Society’s Great Lakes Section hosted a TechSurge in Traverse City, MI on October 1-2, 2019, at Northwestern Michigan College’s Great Lakes Water Studies Institute. Lakebed 2030 was the first MTS conference held in the Great Lakes region. Analogous in focus to the Seabed 2030 effort, Lakebed 2030 aimed to establish communication among stakeholders […]

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