The 8th PIANC-SMART Rivers conference will be held on September 18-21, 2017 in Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
Navigating a Changing Climate is a scientific conference which is sponsored by PIANC. As a climate change conference for ports, harbors and inland waterways, this conference is going to be held on 27th and 28th March 2017 in Brussels, Belgium. The main purpose of the conference is moving towards low carbon and resilient waterborne transport infrastructure.
After successful holding of 12th Conference on Coasts, Ports and Maritime Structures, Mr. Francis Zachariae as the Secretary-General of International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities (IALA) emphasized on increasing the communication and cooperation between ICOPMAS and IALA in further events.
The Permanent ICOPMAS Secretariat has decided to publish the distinguished articles of ICOPMAS 2016 in the Scientific Journal of the "Iranian Coastal & Marine Structural Engineering Association (ICOMSEA)".
The 12th ICOPMAS was held on 31st Oct. – 2nd Nov. with more than 1200 participants from near 38 Countries including governmental and military chiefs and other marine experts.
The Vice President of Science and Technology of Iran announced increasing supports on scientific researches. "It is essential to recognize the potential of young professionals in order to use the great capacity of Iran in the field of coasts and ports." He said.
The ICOPMAS secretariat announced that all the keynote speeches and oral presentation can be seen from the link of online show
12th International Conference on Coasts, Ports and Marine Structures (ICOPMAS 2016) is going to be held in Olympic hotel, Tehran, Iran with participation of experts and scientists from 30 countries such as the USA, England, Netherland, Australia, Germany and etc.
Due to the large number of authors' requests, the deadline for abstract submission of the 12th International Conference on Coasts, Ports, and Marine Structures (ICOPMAS2016) has been extended by 20 days (until 10 June).
Technical course on Minimizing harbor siltation was held on 6-8th December 2015 at Ports and Maritime Organization with cooperation of PIANC-Iran.