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26 - 28 September 2017
Trump International Beach Resort,

Are you operating to international standards?

Clarify regulations. Plan BWMS integration. Prevent operational failure.

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

Event Status Update

We have reviewed and evaluated the situation in Miami and can confirm the event will go ahead as planned. For further information please contact us.

2017 Agenda Soundbites

Regulatory Breakdown

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

Testing & Limitations

Vendor claims against IL test plans, determining limitations and outlining unintended consequences.

Putting Compliance Into Action

Practicing international regulations with enforcement standards and complying in any global location ships operate.

New Ballast Technologies

Latest BWMS designs, alternative treatment concepts and how to apply new technologies to older vessels.

Operating Systems Problem-Free

Outlining different operational methods between BWMS types, avoiding limiting conditions and highlighting safety issues.

Troubleshooting & Contingency Planning

What's happens when a BWMS fails? Who's responsible? What back up plans do you need to have in place?


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. (please use logo in place of missing speaker picture).

Installation 101 - Pre-Conference Workshop


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

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

Networking Drinks Reception Sponsor

Conference Water Bottles Sponsor

Welcome drinks reception sponsor

Badge Sponsor

Champagne roundtable sponsor

Conference writing tablet sponsor

Twitter Wall and Social Media Prize Sponsor

Conference Bag Sponsor

Barista Sponsor Day 1

Barista and Refreshment Break Sponsor Day 2

Additional sponsor and exhibitors