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25-28 September 2018
Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach,

WATCH THIS SPACE – details on the 2018 programme coming soon

Are you operating to international standards? Clarify regulations. Plan BWMS integration. Prevent operational failure.

140+ ballast water industry professionals gathered at the 2017 event, to untangle the international ballast regulation web, discuss successful system installations and create resilient ballast water treatment strategies at the premier industry conference.

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We tailor packages to suit your needs. Get in touch with Paul for a bespoke package.


Open forums

Have your say and share peer learnings on systems operation


Global insights

Hear from industry experts on the international regulatory and enforcement landscape post 2017

Testing and Compliance

We discuss new ISO guidelines, crew training, and best practice case studies to ensure your BWMS is working as intended

The latest tech

A look at the ballast systems and advances new to the market; what's going to work for your new build and retrofit projects?

Risk management

Practical sessions to support your contingency planning; ensure crew safety and prepare for inoperability or breakdown

Focussed content

Tailored sessions for supply and demand sides of the BWM systems market


What will be discussed? Who will you meet? What will you take away?

From our blog: 10 aliens that will make you want ballast water management systems on your ship

The consequences of untreated ballast water can be dire, and here are 10 historical cases that prove the need for ballast water management systems.


In light of EIF, how can shipowners operate with duel compliance meeting international standards? Join our speakers below as they discuss in our keynote group discussion.

Installation 101 - Pre-Conference Workshop

New Business From A Switched On Industry

We'll provide you the platform to connect with 100+ senior decision-makers. This opportunity only comes round once a year for the North American market.

Tell us what you need and we'll help you achieve it.

Paul Skinner

+44 (0)20 7017 4402

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