Featured Events

The Marine Technology Society is internationally recognized for its conferences, technical symposiums, and workshops, produced in collaboration with MTS Sections, Professional Committees or other partners. View the list of upcoming events below to find the one that is right for you. If you would like to propose a webinar, please fill out this form and send it to kristina.norman@mtsociety.org.

Given the rapidly changing situation with respect to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the events listed below are current as we know it. We will continuously update this page with the new information as the situation evolves.

Past webinars are free and open to all. Access them here.

Upcoming Events

The 2020 Underwater Mining Conference Now Virtual and In Person

St. Petersburg, FL
September 27, 2020

The International Marine Minerals Society will hold its 49th Underwater Mining Conference from September 27 through October 2 in person and will offer virtual conference solutions for presenters and participants.

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Great Lakes Techsurge LakeBed 2030

Virtual Conference
September 30, 2020

Join us for the Great Lakes Techsurge LakeBed 2030 from October 1-2, 2020 in Traverse City, MI. This premier event will bring together science and research, policy, government, and industry professionals.

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Precision Marine Navigation Workshop Presented by NOAA

Virtual Workshop
September 30, 2020

NOAA will be hosting its 2nd annual Precision Marine Navigation stakeholder & partner workshop. The workshop will provide a progress update on the program, demonstrate a new prototype dissemination system &surface forecast data, & host discussion sessions with partners and users.

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Challenging Convention: In-line Inspection of Unpiggable Subsea Systems

Webinar
October 02, 2020

Presenter: Colum Holtam, Principal Engineer, Quest Integrity. Friday, October 2, 2020 from 12 Noon – 1:00 PM (CT) - Houston Time

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Global OCEANS 2020: Singapore-U.S. Gulf Coast

Webinar
October 05, 2020

MTS and the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society have decided to combine forces and invite worldwide community participation to a single virtual conference “Global OCEANS 2020: Singapore – U.S. Gulf Coast.”

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Beyond Fish: Cellular Aquaculture

Webinar
October 21, 2020

Cellular aquaculture is a process in which seafood products are made from fish cells, w the same nutritional, taste, & preparation processes as conventional seafood products. Join Ocean Exchange for a conversation about this tech in the context of global food production needs.

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Offshore Diversity and Technology

Webinar
October 27, 2020

A webinar with Fernando C. Hernandez, MTS Vice-Chair (Houston Section) and Business Ambassador to Scotland. From 12 noon - 1:00 p.m. (ET)

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OTC Asia

Virtual
November 02, 2020

OTC Asia 2020 is going virtual! See their website for the latest details.

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Accelerometers: Latest Advances for High-Accuracy Positioning and Guidance Applications Requiring a Long Calibration Lifetim

Webinar
November 04, 2020

High-performance accelerometers provide critical positioning & guidance capabilities to users around the world. Bill Goodman will share the latest advances and best practices for a new line of quartz hinge accelerometers. Wednesday, November 4th at 10:00 AM (PDT) / 1:00 PM (EDT).

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The Ocean Enterprise Study: Changes Within the Last Five Years

Webinar
November 18, 2020

This special webinar will introduce the 2015 Ocean Enterprise Study and the importance of its results. The follow-up 2020 study will then be introduced and preliminary results will be discussed as they relate to ocean observing and the Enterprise.

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OCEANS 2021 Porto, Portugal

Porto, Portugal
March 17, 2021

Sponsored by the Marine Technology Society and IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society

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OCEANS 2021: Sustaining our Oceans - Sustaining our Future

San Diego, California
September 20, 2021

Co-presented by MTS and IEEE, this premiere event brings together global marine technologists, engineers, students, government officials, lawyers, and advocates to learn and experience cutting-edge technologies in the marine science, learn about latest research and more.

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