ISSW2017 - 16th International Ship Stability Workshop

 

The 16th International Ship Stability Workshop, ISSW 2017 will be held in Belgrade, Serbia, from 5th to 7th of June, 2017. The Workshop will be organized by the Department of Naval Architecture, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Belgrade, under the auspices of the International Standing Committee.

 

Background

The International Ship Stability Workshop (ISSW) and the International Conference on Stability of Ships and Ocean Vehicles (STAB) are the most representative professional meetings in the fields of ship stability and safety in the world, attracting international top researchers and representatives of shipping companies, shipyards, classification societies, maritime authorities, and other stakeholders. The ISSW focuses on specific subjects that are of particular importance and indicative of contemporary developments in the field. The format of the workshop entails in-depth discussions in an informal manner, resulting in an ideal environment for participants who are interested in current research and development. General information on ISSW and STAB can be found here. Proceedings from past events can be downloaded from here.

 

Venue

The 16th International Ship Stability Workshop, ISSW 2017 will be held in Hotel Crowne Plaza, Belgrade. The accomodation for ISSW 2017 participants can be booked at special rates using this form. Participants are strongly advised to make the hotel reservations in timely manner.

 

Program 

Final program of ISSW 2017 is available here.

 

Registration

The registration fee for participants in ISSW 2017 is as follows:

  • Until 30th of April: 250 EUR
  • As of 1st of May:  290 EUR

 

Residents of Republic of Serbia should make payment in national currency as follows:

  • Until 30th of April: Amount in Serbian dinars (RSD) equivalent to 250 EUR using the official exchange rate of National Bank of Serbia on the day of payment.
  • As of 1st of May: Amount in Serbian dinars (RSD) equivalent to 290 EUR using the official exchange rate of National Bank of Serbia on the day of payment.

 

Please note that VAT is included in the registration fees. The registration fee covers:

  • Attendance at technical sessions;
  • Printed Proceedings and Workshop materials;
  • Lunches and coffee breaks;
  • Welcome reception;
  • Official Workshop dinner and
  • Workshop tour.

 

BSc/MSc/PhD students who wish to participate in ISSW 2017 will have the opportunity to register at a reduced rate of 150 EUR. The student registration fee covers:

  • Attendance at technical sessions;
  • Printed Proceedings and Workshop materials;
  • Lunches and coffee breaks.

Prior to registration, participants who wish to register as students should submit a proof of their current status (such as a scan of an appropriate University certificate, or simply a letter/e-mail from a reference academic staff of the student's University) to the Local Organizing Committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Please note that the registration closes on 28th of May.

The payment of the registration fee in EUR should be made by bank transfer, using the instructions given here.

Please note that the bank transfer costs should be covered by the registering participant.

 

The registration form is available in MS Word and PDF. In order to register, please complete the registration form and send it, together with the bank receipt of registration fee payment, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For making payments in RSD, please complete the registration form available in MS Word and PDF and send it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Afterwards, you will receive a proforma invoice.

 

Useful links

To get introduced to Belgrade please visit this page or have a look at this video.

If you wish to learn more about the University of Belgrade, please go here.

Find out if you need a visa in order to travel to Serbia here

If you need additional information on ISSW 2017, do not hesitate contacting the Local Organizing Committee directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

ISSW 2017 is kindly supported by:

         

 

 

Additional information