The premier North American conference and exhibition focused on advances in marine technology, science, education and policy sponsored by the Marine Technology Society and the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society
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:
2015 Theme: “Sea Change: Dive into Opportunity” will shine a bright light on some of the most critical issues the world faces today and how our community can help society develop solutions to address their impacts and benefit from new opportunities.
About the MTS:
The Marine Technology Society was incorporated in June 1963 to give members of academia, government and industry a common forum for the exchange of information and ideas. Our guiding purpose is:
“To promote awareness, understanding, advancement and application of marine technology.”
Today, MTS is a growing organization, boasting a membership of businesses, institutions, individual professionals and students who are ocean engineers, technologists, policy makers and educators.
About IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society:
Vision - Our vision is to promote the objectives of the society around the world through networking, conferences and publications with a focus on the future through extensive support of our student and young professional members.
Objectives - The Society’s objectives are scientific, literary, and educational in character. The Society strives for the advancement of the theory and practice of electrotechnology, allied branches of engineering, and related arts and sciences, applied to all bodies of water; and the maintenance of high professional and ethical standards among its members and affiliates.
Purpose - The Society promotes close cooperation and exchange of technical information among its members through publications and meetings. The Society fosters the technical and professional growth of its members.