50 Year Celebration Event

  • Celebrating 50 years of Oceanology International

    Join us as we commemorate the past 50 years of Oceanology International! On the final show day we will have 6 industry figureheads presenting their most notable contributions to the development of marine science and technology.  

    When: Wednesday February 27
    Time: 09:45-11:15
    Where: Exhibition floor
    Cost: Free to attend 

    Check out the topics and speakers below.

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  • 1960-1980:
    Manned Exploration and the Emergence of ROV Technology

    Presenter: Don Walsh, President, International Maritime Inc.

    Observing the Global Ocean with Satellites and Argo

    Presenter: Stan Wilson, Fellow of The Oceanography Society and Former Chief Scientist of the NOAA Satellite Service

    Large Scale Integration of Ocean Observing Systems

    Presenter: Scott Glen, Professor, Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers

    Development of Autonomous Technologies and Robotics

    Presenter: Jim Bellingham, Founding Director of the Center for Marine Robotics, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

    The Next 50 Years

    Presenters: Rick Spinrad, President, Marine Technology Society (MTS) & Ralph Rayner, President of the Society for Underwater Technology (SUT)

  • Presenters:

    President, International Maritime Inc.

    Fellow of The Oceanography Society and Former Chief Scientist of the NOAA Satellite Service

    President, Marine Technology Society (MTS)

    President of the Society for Underwater Technology (SUT)

  • Book your place

    Register your ticket for Oi Conferences, you'll get access to all Oi conferences available on your selected day. Early bird rates end on 21 December.

    Attend Conference

    Free-to-attend Exhibition

    Discover the latest technologies from 200 exhibitiors including Armstrong Marinei, iXblue, Saab Seaeye, Valeport, Xylem, Riptide & many more.

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    Oi 50th Anniversary

    In 2019 we celebrate Oi 50th anniversary in San Diego for Oi Americas second edition.


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