First International Marine Forensics Symposium Announced

(Press Release)
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
April 3 – 5, 2012, at the Gaylord National Hotel near Washington, DC
 
Join us for the largest gathering of world renowned scientists, archaeologists, oceanographers, engineers and authors, led by ‘Titanic’ Director and Deep Sea Underwater Explorer and Inventor of Autonomous Underwater 3-D Cameras, James Cameron Discover how underwater exploration, technology and marine forensics have changed history, impacted ship building and affected the way shipwrecks and aviation disasters are discovered and handled. There will be a special dinner speech by the Honorable Dr. Donald C. Winter, 74th secretary of the Navy and symposium panel discussions, led by leading scientific experts, including Paul Henri Nargeolet, Rear Admiral Eccles, Norman Polmar, and David Jourdan.  We will mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic with groundbreaking news relating to the disaster.  We will introduce a new manual, “Guidelines for Marine Forensics Investigations,”  outlining guidelines for investigating marine accidents, like the recent Costa Concordia shipwreck in Italy.  Also, Pierette Simpson, author and survivor of the 1956 SS Andrea Doria shipwreck, will launch a new book, I Was Shipwrecked on the Andrea Doria!  The Titanic of the 1950’s during the “Student Program,” for grades 7 through college.   
 
REGISTRATION INFORMATION (http://www.sname.org/forensics2012/home/
-       Fees for one day of the symposium are $175 or $475 for the entire 3-day symposium if you register by February 29. 
-       Registration fees after March 1 are $275 for one day of the symposium or $575 for the entire 3-day program.
-       Student members may register for $50 for one day or for $150 for the full symposium.
-       AA special registration fee of $15 for the Student Program will be available to students, teachers and chaperones who register prior to February 29.  Registration fee after March 1 is $25.

Maritime Today


The Maritime Industry's original and most viewed E-News Service

Maritime Reporter July 2016 Digital Edition
FREE Maritime Reporter Subscription
Latest Maritime News    rss feeds

People & Company News

DP World's H1 Volumes Rise

Ports operator DP World reported on Tuesday first-half 2016 gross container volumes up 1.2 percent on a like-for-like basis and up 2.5 percent on a reported basis.

Samil PwC Okays Hyundai's Management Improvement Plan

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) is notified by Samil PwC, a local member of the global accounting firm PwC, that its 3.5 trillion won worth management improvement

Volvo Penta Names Brown Commercial Marine Sales Director

Dave Brown has joined Volvo Penta of the Americas as director of commercial marine sales.   In this new position, Brown will provide strategic and administrative

 
 
Maritime Careers / Shipboard Positions Maritime Contracts Maritime Security Maritime Standards Pipelines Pod Propulsion Ship Simulators Shipbuilding / Vessel Construction Sonar Winch
rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.0944 sec (11 req/sec)