MTS Announces Cables and Connectors TechSurge in Florida in October
Marine Technology Society is pleased to announce our newest TechSurge, a joint Navy-Industry-University “Underwater Cables, Connectors and Imaging Systems” 3-day working session. This workshop will take place October 26-28, 2016 in Ft Lauderdale, Florida and is organized by the MTS Cables and Connectors Committee and the MTS Underwater Imaging Committee.
This will be a working meeting at which key Navy personnel will discuss recent and current programs in addition to funded, planned activities. Developers and suppliers from industry of cables, connectors and underwater imaging systems are invited to present their existing wares as well as proposed solutions. Researchers in these areas will also be on hand to display and discuss some of their recent developments, discoveries and forward thinking. Registration and Program details coming soon.
Oregon Section to host NW Marine Technology Summit
The Oregon Section of MTS will host their second NW Marine Technology Summit in Newport, Oregon October 10-11, 2016. The inaugural event, held in 2014, attracted over 200 industry professionals and students and provided education and business development opportunities for all attendees. Registration is now open. For more details please read here.
Capitol Hill Briefing Video Now Available
On Monday July 11, MTS and the House Oceans Caucus hosted a briefing titled "Technologies For Fisheries Research And Applications". Video of the event, including introductory remarks by Congressman Farr, can be seen here.
Marine Technology Society Announces Kevin Traver as New Leader
The Marine Technology Society (MTS) today announced Kevin Traver as its Executive Director. In this position Traver will lead the organization in its mission to promote awareness, understanding, advancement and application of marine technology. Read more.
Board Election Call for Nominations Now Open
On Wednesday June 15 MTS announced the opening of the Call for Nominations for the 2016 Board Elections. To read the entire special announcement and for details of submitting a nominee please read here.
Registration is Now Open for Oceans in Action!
MTS and the Gulf Coast section announced the opening of registration for Oceans in Action, an annual 2 day workshop held at Stennis Space Center in Mississippi. This years event will take place on August 17-18 and will feature all of the same elements as previous years, with key new additions such as the Technology Showcase and industry led panel discussions. For more information and to register please click here.
Renewable Ocean Energy Call for Abstracts
The Call for Abstracts for the Marine Renewable Energy Committee's recently announced Techsurge is now open. The "Production of Renwable Ocean Energy for Small, Non Grid Connected Applications" Techsurge will take place November 2-3 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. For full Abstract submission guidelines please read here.
OCEANS'15 Washington DC and OCEANS'16 Shanghai - Plenary Sessions Now Available online!
Now online! View the OCEANS'15 Washington DC and OCEANS'16 Shanghai plenary videos here.