About World Maritime Technology Conference

2017/5/27 11:16:26


The World Maritime Technology Conference (WMTC) is held once every three years under the auspices of the World Maritime Technology Congress, with organization carried out by a member Society. It is a famous technology event of the maritime industry which attracts the attendees all over the world.

Up to now WMTC has been held for 5 times with the last one (WMTC’15) hosted by Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers at Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A. in 2015. The five are as follows:
WMTC 2003, San Francisco, U.S.A.
hosted by Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
WMTC 2006, London, U.K.
hosted by Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology
WMTC 2009, Mumbai, India
hosted by Institute of Marine Engineers (India)
WMTC 2012, St. Petersburg, Russia
hosted by Science & Technology Society of Shipbuilders of the Russian Federation
WMTC'15, held incorporated with the SNAME Maritime Convention (SMC), exceeded all expectations. Nearly 1,200 attendees came from 32 countries to the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, Rhode Island, USA to experience this premier international maritime industry event. Over 170 exceptional papers are presented on sessions during the three-day event.