Our Harsh and Fragile Ocean
Author notifications will be sent out on May 8. Student poster notifications will be sent out in late May.
OCEANS North America will be hosted in Alaska for the first time in 2017
On behalf of the Marine Technology Society and the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society, the OCEANS ’17 MTS/IEEE Anchorage Local Organizing Committee is honored to invite your participation in this prestigious event. The theme, “Our Harsh and Fragile Ocean,” or “How to protect the Fragile from the Harsh with application of modern technology and traditional knowledge working together” will bring consideration of the issues of Climate Change, Diminishing Arctic Ice Pack, Ocean Acidification, Increase vessel traffic in Arctic waters, Energy extraction and much more.
The Dena’ina Convention Center, with modern facilities located in downtown Anchorage, Alaska in close proximity to great hotels, fine dining and with fantastic view.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Bob Seitz and Jana Lage
Oceans 2017 Co-Chairs
Please proceed to our general registration information page before initiating with your conference registration.
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Exhibit Booth spaces are available for selection now, please visit our Exhibition Page for more details.
Click on each of the Society’s Logo’s to find out more about our sponsors. One of the objectives of the OCEANS conferences is to increase the membership in the two Societies.
Every autumn, the Marine Technology Society and the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society sponsor OCEANS, a prestigious conference/exhibition that draws an international audience of more than 2,000 attendees:
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Alaska has a lot of different experiences to offer during your travels throughout the State. We’ve made it easy for you and crafted a list of opportunities for Tours of Alaska and to make the most of your stay in Anchorage. So get out and challenge yourself to grab life by the moments and make the most of your Alaska getaway!
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