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September 22-24, 2020
Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach,
Fort Lauderdale, USA

BWMTech North America

North America's leading two-day conference on Ballast Water Management. Effective implementation and operational systems.

Pre-conference Forum: BWM Enforcement Forum - September 22, 2020

COVID-19 Update

We’re looking forward to welcoming our attendees, sponsors and speakers at BWMTech North America in Florida this September.

Our number one priority is the safety and experience of our customers and colleagues, and there are always measures in place at our venues to safeguard your health and safety. There are extra measures in place for 2020 in light of developments with COVID-19. We continuously monitor developments and updates from official sources and are following the guidance and direction of the World Health Organisation (WHO), government and local authorities.

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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. 

Open forums

Join us as we provide key discussions between industry stakeholders and unique opportunities to have your say.

Learn about commissioning testing, sampling technologies and feedback to regulators on the latest policy updates.


Global insights

- What developments will come out of MEPC 76 if MEPC 75 is postponed due to COVID-19.

- VIDA framework progress update and the implications on ballast water management plans. 

- Discover the latest on USCG type approvals and deadline extensions and shipyard demand.

Round tables

Ensure smooth implementation of your BWM plan through practical sessions; from crew training to navigating the shipowner / manufacturer relationship. 

The latest tech

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. 

COVID-19 implications

Effects COVID-19 is having on dry docks, installation and the impacts on shipyard delays on deferrals, particularly in China, Korea, and Japan.

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