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Conferences held or supported by NFAS

⇒ Open NFAS-conferences

⇒ Other future meetings

⇒ Past meetings

On this page, we list links to future or past conferences that have been held by or in cooperation with NFAS or which in other ways are of interest to NFAS' members. The actual conference pages will be in English or Norwegian, depending on the type of event.

Click on the flag to follow the link to the conference pages or to presentations. Past conferences are only listed when presentations are available. The flag represents the country where the conference takes or took place.

The NFAS logo to the right means that the conference was arranged with support from NFAS or contains presentations related to NFAS.

Some conferences are in Norwegain and not included here. Please refer to the Norwegian page for more information.

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Open NFAS-conferences

These are meeting or conferences where NFAS is directly involved in the arrangement and where autonomous ships or ship technology are main subjects.

Norway 2019-06-03 The International Autonomous Ship Summit will be arranged the day before Norshipping 2019 begins in Oslo. It will be a yearly event for decision makers working in the area of autonomous ship or ship technology.
Norway 2019-11-13 International Conference on Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships 2019 with MTEC 2019. This is the second in a series of yearly conferences on autonomous ship technology and applications. In 2019 it will be held in Trondheim, Norway, November 13-14 2019.

Other future meetings

The conferences are listed chronologically, with the first event at the top of the list.

Ireland 2019-03-25 COMPIT 2019. Computer applications and Information Technology in the Maritime Industries. Tullamore, Ireland - March 25-27 2019. Abstract deadlines 31. Oct. 2018 and 30. Nov. 2018.
Poland 2019-05-17 AISS 2019. Autonomous Inland and Short Sea Shipping Conference, Wolfsburg/Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, May 17, 2019. Abstracts until March 1st.
Poland 2019-06-12 Transnav 2019. Gdynia 1-14 June 2019. Abstracts can be submitted until November 1st 2018.
France 2019-06-17 2019 IEEE Oceans 2019 in Marseille, France. OCEANS 2019 Marseille, France - June 17-20, 2019. Abstract submission opening: October 2018.
Netherlands 2019-06-25 Autonomous Ship Technology Symposium 2019, The pathway to autonomous shipping. Amsterdam RAI, The Netherlands, June 25-27, 2019.
Finland 2019-09-17 ISSAV and ESWC 2019 International Seminar on Safety and Security of Autonomous Vessels (ISSAV) and European STAMP Workshop and Conference (ESWC) 2019, Espoo, Finland, September 17-20, 2019. Abstracts by April 15th.
Norway 2019-09-24 Human-centred shipping - is there a future without it? The third conference on Maritime Human Factors is going to be held September 24th -25th 2019 in Haugesund on the West coast of Norway. Submission deadline for abstracts is February 15th 2019.
New Zealand 2019-10-28 IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference - ITSC 2019, New Zealand, October 28-30 2019. Papers by March 31 2019.
Portugal 2019-11-21 World of shipping Portugal, 21 - 22 November 2019, Carcavelos, Portugal: Leading the Shipping Industry into the Future
Finland 2020-04-27 TRA 2020, Transport Research Arena 2020 in Helsinki. 27 to 30 April 2020. Papers can be submitted until April 2019. Call for paers will open in December 2018. Helsinki, Finland.

Past meetings

This list only contains conferences where presentations are or is expected to become available.

Conferences are listed cronologically, with most recent conference first.

UK 2019-01-16 INAS Workshop on development of autonomous ships on January 16th in London. See link for brief minutes and copies of presentations.
UK 2019-01-17 4th UK MASRWG 2019. Maritime Autonomous Surface Ship (MASS) Regulation - Next Steps. Conference aim and output - To contribute to the IMO MASS Scoping Exercise. UK Champer of Shipping, London, January 17th and 18th 2019.
Canada 2018-10-02 Currents 2018. Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Ships, Montreal October 2nd 2018. NFAS
Germany 2018-09-27 ISIS-MTE 2018, Integrated Ship's Information Systems & Marine Traffic Engineering will be organized for the second time together with the Polish Maritime University of Szczecin, next year from September 27 - 28 at the MARITIM proArte hotel in Berlin. Papers and presentations are not yet available. NFAS
Germany/SMM 2018-09-05 Making Shipping Smarter. 5. Semptember 2018 at SMM. Overview of autonomous ship activities at SINTEF Ocean and Norway. Smarter.
IMO MSC 2018-05-21 IMO Maritime Safety Commitee 99 - May 2018. Presentation by Norway on Monday May 21st on Yara Birkeland. NFAS
IMO MSC 2018-05-14 International Workshop on Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships and IMO regulations. Pesentations at workshop arranged by Japan at IMO, May 14 2018. NFAS
Italy 2018-05-14 COMPIT'18. 17th Conference on Computer Applications and Information Technology in the Maritime Industries. Pavone, Italy, 14-16 May 2018.
Norway 2018-05-07 Ocean Week 2018. "Ocean Change", May 7-9 2018. There have been several NFAS events during the week. Program and presentations will be found by clicking the flag. NFAS
Norway 2018-04-17 Human Factors in Control: Sensemaking, trust and Situational Awareness in Automated Systems. 17-18 April 2018, Halden, Norway.
Norway 2018-01-24 e-Navigation Underway 2018. Presentations and the report from the annual cruise between Copenhagen and oslo. January 24th to 26th 2018.
UK 2017-11-16 Maritime Autonomous Surface Ship (MASS) Regulation - The Next Phase. 3rd UK MASRWG Conference - 16th and 17th November 2017. National Oceanography Centre, Southampton. NFAS
Denmark 2017-11-14 Zooming in on autonomous ships, Copenhagen 14. November 2017. Arrangert av DMA. Copies of presentations via link.
Norway 2017-08-10 Autonomy and Safety when the Human is in the Loop - What can We Learn from Aviation, Maritime, Road and Rail? August 10th 2017 at NTNU, Trondheim. NFAS
Norway 2017-06-15 Safe positioning and navigation for autonomous surface vessels. Co-hosted by Nordic Institute of Navigation and NFAS. 15. June 2017 at NTNU in Trondheim. NFAS
Norway 2017-02-15 Seminar - Maritime communication for autonomous vessels, Trondheim 15. February 2017. This is an internal seminar on communication systems for autonomous ships in Trondheim, but the program and copies of presentations can be found by following the link. NFAS
UK 2016-12-13 MASRWG 2016, Southampton, november 2016,
Norway 2016-10-04 NFAS Opening Conference, Oslo, 4 October 2016. The program and copies of all presentations are available via the link. NFAS

Last updated 2019-02-22 by Ø.J.Rødseth @ SINTEF Ocean