Abstracts Due for OCEANS’18 Conference

Dec. 1, 2017 is the deadline to submit abstracts in the call for papers from OTO’18 (OCEANS’18 MTS / IEEE Kobe / Techno-Ocean 2018), which will be held May 28-31, 2018 in Kobe, Japan.

The event is hosted by three joint-organizers — the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society (IEEE/OES), the Marine Technology Society (MTS) and the Japanese Organization of the Consortium for Techno-Ocean 2018 (CJO) — and will cover every field related to marine technology and ocean engineering.

Local topics for OCEANS‘18 include:

  • Ocean and space technology collaboration
  • Ocean natural hazard monitoring and social implementation
  • Acoustic and optic cooperative application for underwater sensing and communication
  • Fisheries, aquaculture and aquatic life related technologies
  • Marine renewable energy and environmental assessment
  • Ocean resource exploration technologies
  • Sub-seafloor engineering and operations (drilling, coring, monitoring and mining)
  • Coastal zone management applications
  • Marine law and policy for sustainable ocean development

General OCEANS conference topics include:

  • Underwater acoustics and acoustical oceanography
  • Sonar signal / image processing and communication
  • Ocean observing platforms, systems, and instrumentation
  • Remote sensing
  • Ocean data visualization, modeling, and information management
  • Marine environment, oceanography, and meteorology
  • Optics, imaging, vision, and e-m systems
  • Marine law, policy, management, and education
  • Offshore structures and technology
  • Ocean vehicles and floating structures

Learn more about the event here.