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September 23-24, 2020
Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach - A Doubletree by Hilton,
Florida, USA

BWMTech North America

A two day conference focusing on honest dialogue for Ballast Water Management; effective implementation and operational systems.


We are currently accepting speaking applications. If you would like to enquire or submit an abstract please email Ana Condulet.

2019 Agenda Highlights Included

Open forums

This year's conference is all about fostering productive dialogue between key industry stakeholders. We're providing unique opportunities to have your say; share peer learnings on systems inoperability and feedback to regulators on the latest policy developments.


Global insights

Hear from industry experts on the evolving international regulatory and enforcement landscape:

What developments will come out of MEPC74?
How will the new VIDA framework impact ballast water management plans?

Shipowner case studies

From selection to installation, commissioning and maintenance. 

Best practice case studies to ensure your BWMS is working as intended, delivered straight from the people who know.

Round tables

These practical sessions will cover crucial topics to help ensure smooth implementation of your BWM plan; from crew training to navigating the shipowner/ manufacturer relationship post installation. 

The latest tech

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

Find the right solutions to ensure your compliance with BWM regulations. 

Focussed & up to date content

The ballast water industry is in flux, and our market-leading programme is tailor made to meet your information needs now. 

Hear the latest on USCG type approvals and deadline extensions,  shipyard demand and much more. 

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New Business From A Switched On Industry

We'll provide you the platform to connect with 140+ 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.

Robin Rudolph

+44 (0) 20 3377 3236

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