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26 - 28 September 2017
Trump International Beach Resort,

Preparing for Convention enforcement and BWMS application

Bringing together shipowners, ballast water service providers, regulators and front line innovators across the North American market

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What's new for 2017?

Regulatory Breakdown

Entry Into Force, MEPC71 takeaways, USCG type approval developments, G8 updates, AMS insights & more.

Meeting BWMS testing standards

Justifying the 3 day testing system & adapting test conditions to evolving regulations and standards.

*NEW* Workshops

Opportunities for delegates to discuss at length and in detail key compliance questions, BWMS testing measures & how to keep up with evolving regulations.

Case Study Corner

New insight into practical installations, ensuring the BWMS is compliant and the costs associated with ballast systems on vessels.

Contingency Planning & Troubleshooting

What happens when your BWMS fails? Which conditions prevent ballast water systems from working to the highest quality? Learn how to anticipate, prevent and resolve operational challenges.

Workshop - Installation 101

Drilling down into the nuts and bolts of a BWMS installation - who's responsible when a vessel is not compliant, where is the bottleneck for retrofitting a vessel and key factors for operational success.

What to expect

Expert Speakers


Doug Schneider, Vice President at the World Shipping Council will give the keynote address within insight on shipowner priorities in light of evolving compliance & regulations changes.

Why attend BWMTech?

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Conference Water Bottles Sponsor

Welcome drinks reception sponsor

Champagne roundtable sponsor

Conference writing tablet sponsor

Twitter Wall and Social Media Prize Sponsor

Conference Bag Sponsor

Barista Sponsor

Additional sponsor and exhibitors

Media partners