You are invited to attend the PACIFIC 2017 International Maritime Conference to be held at the International Convention Centre Sydney from 3 to 5 October 2017.

The conference organised by The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology and Engineers Australia will allow delegates to be involved in discussions concerning the latest developments in marine engineering and maritime technology; both in the areas of defence and commercial shipping.

The conference will coincide with the prestigious Royal Australian Navy Sea Power Conference and the PACIFIC 2017 International Maritime Exposition which is organised by Industry Defence and Security Australia Limited.

Collectively, the conference and exposition will offer a rewarding program for all those with a professional interest in maritime affairs. The conference program will be designed to permit all delegates to visit the many industry displays in the exposition itself, and to conduct informal professional discussions with exhibitors and fellow delegates. Registration for the International Maritime Conference includes free access to the exposition.

An impressive list of Keynote Speakers has been assembled for the conference program:

Rear Admiral Jonathan Mead AM, RAN
Head Navy Capability, Australia
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Dr David Kershaw
Chief of Maritime Division, Defence Science and Technology Group - Department of Defence
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Dr Margaret Law
Submarine Capability and Strategy Manager, ASC Pty Ltd
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Rear Admiral Tony Dalton
General Manager Ships, Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group - Department of Defence
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The conference program will again be conducted in two streams of parallel sessions and will cover the following topics:

  • Commercial Ship Technology
  • Naval Ship Technology
  • Submarine Technology
  • Commercial Ship Operations
  • Maritime Safety
  • Maritime Environment Protection
  • Offshore Resource Industry.

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For further information regarding the PACIFIC 2017 International Maritime Conference
contact the Conference Secretariat at:

PACIFIC 2017 International Maritime Conference Secretariat
PO Box 4095
Geelong VIC AUSTRALIA 3220

Phone: +61 (0)3 5282 0543 
Fax: +61 (0)3 5282 4455
Email: imc@amda.com.au