Marine Forensics

 

                               

                                

International Marine Forensics Symposium 2012
April 3-5, 2012
Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center
National Harbor, Maryland

For the first time in its 117 year history, the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME) along with co-sponsors the American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE) and the Marine Technology Society (MTS), will open this previously exclusive private symposium to the public. 

This symposium brings together marine professionals and historians to exchange information on historic marine losses, on marine forensic investigation processes and tools, and on case studies where causes of failures and losses have been determined or are under continued study. The Symposium is jointly sponsored by national and international technical societies, and speakers are anticipated from these societies, government, and private citizens.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:
Advanced registration deadline is March 23, 2012. One day registration for members is $175 or $475 for the entire three-day symposium.  Member students may register for one day at $50 or for the full symposium at $150. Beginning March 1st one day registration for rmembers will be $225 or $535 for the entire three-day symposium. To register for this event and receive more details please visit: www.sname.org/forensics2012

On Thursday, April 5th students in grades 7-12 will be welcomed with programming geared towards shipwreck investigations, advanced marine technology, and marine archeology. The most prominent scientists in these fields will deliver unique presentations and demonstrations.

PAPERS:
Papers for the International Marine Forensics Symposium are now available for Registrants.  To access papers please Click Here

ROOMS STILL AVAILABLE AT THE GAYLORD NATIONAL RESORT:
Rooms are still available at the Gaylord and at the symposium room rate of $259.00.  To make a reservation please call (301) 965-4000. Reference code A-MFS11.

INTERESTED EXHIBITORS/SPONSORS:
Interested in exhibiting or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Mary Beth Loutinsky by email mbloutinsky@gmail.com or call (703) 629.3810.

Questions?
Ms. Chris Barrett
Director of Meetings
Office: (202) 717-8705 x101
Email: Chris.Barrett@mtsociety.org


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