Nautical Science; Marine Navigation; Current Practical Applications, Developments and Deployments of PNT Systems
Safety and Security of Maritime Shipping; Safety at Sea
Sea Transport and Transportation Technology; Technological Advances in Maritime Transportation
Technology Development in Maritime and Ocean Engineering
Safety and Environment Protection at Sea; Health, Safety and Environment Protection Policy
Recent Trends and Future Perspectives for Shipping
Essential Geodesic based Trajectories in Navigation: Loxodrome (Rhumb Line), Orthodrome (Great Circle) and Geodesic Line
Geometry of Navigation; Computational Geometry in Navigation and Path Planning
Geodesy; Geodetic and Land Surveying; Geodetic Systems; World Geodetic System WGS-84
Hydrography; Sea Surveying; Hydrographic Survey Method and Equipment
Marine Cartography; Chart Projections; Chart Datum; Coastal and Ocean Mapping
Geodetic and Hydrographical Support of Human Activity at Sea
Geospatial Sciences; Geographic Information Systems; GIS Technology; Geomatics and GIS in Maritime Applications
Spatial Data Analysis; 3D Mapping; Virtual and Augmented Reality
Geovisualization; Animated and Dynamic Cartography; Generalization and Multi-Scale Representation
Application of Integrated Interactive Media to Mapping and Visualizing Geographical Information
Spatial Planning of Maritime Areas; Maritime Spatial Planning Directive; Marine Protected Areas
Remote Sensing Applications in Marine Science and Technology
Virtual Geographic Environments (VGE); Earth Information Science; Earth Observation; Geophysics
Marine Digital Terrain Model; Marine Digital Elevation Model; Numerical Maps
Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS); Electronic Chart System (ECS)
Navigational Charts: ENC, RNC, DNC, SNC; Nautical Charts Production
Inland, Sea-River, River and Pilot Navigation Systems; Inland Shipping; Inland Waterways
Presentation of Navigation-related Information; User Interface
Routeing of Ships and Associated Protected Measures; Ship Reporting; Traffic Separation Schemes (TSS)
Route Planning and Route Monitoring; Passage Plan; Shipping Lane
Integrated Navigational Systems INS, Integrated Bridge Systems IBS
Multisensor Integration; NMEA; Communication Between Marine Electronics
Alternate Navigation Technologies; Inertial Navigation; Indoor and Multi-Sensor Navigation; Urban Navigation; Personal Navigation
Orienteering; Inertial Systems for Positioning & Orientation; Multisensor PNT: Optical Processing, Sensor Fusion, Multiconstellation GNSS, etc
Autonomous Navigation (Car, Boat, UAV, USV, UMV, ASV); Maritime Drones: Flying, Swimming and Diving
e-Navigation Concept; Strategy for the Development and Implementation of e-Navigation
Satellite Navigation Systems (GNSS, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou and Galileo); GNSS Vulnerability
GNSS Ground Based Augmentation Systems (GBAS); Space Based Augmentation Systems (SBAS); Satellite Geodesy
GNSS Interference, Jamming and Spoofing; Next Generation GNSS
GNSS Training, Awareness and Promotion; Multi-GNSS Receivers and Emerging Navigation Satellite Systems
GNSS Meteorology; Space Weather and Atmospheric Effects on GNSS
Integration of Satellite Navigation, Geospatial Information Management and Wireless Communication Systems
Time in Navigation; Atomic Clocks and Timing Applications
Celestial/Astro Navigation; Nautical Almanac; Celestial Navigation and Piloting Calculator
Nautical Equipment, Appliances, Tools, Instruments and Accessories; Marine Converters and Calculators
Magnetic Compass; Mechanical, Fiber Optic and Ring Laser Gyro Compasses
Radio Frequency Technology; Radio Based Navigational Systems; Radio Navigation
Challenges of Space Navigation; Navigating in Deep Space; Spacecraft Traveling
Determining the Position of a Vessel; Position Fixing; Accuracy and Precision
Navigational Infrastructure; AtoN; Virtual Aids to Navigation
Precise Point Positioning (PPP); Location-Based Services (LBS)
Real-Time Locating System (RTLS); Ranging and Angulating; Multilateration (MLAT)
Dynamic Carrier Allocation Techniques; Localization Techniques
Automation Aspects in Transport and Navigation; Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics
Techniques, Algorithms and Methods in Navigation; Aviation, Marine, Land and Inland Water Applications
Maritime Casualties, Ship Safety, Maritime Risk, Safety Culture; Risks Posed by, or to, Tracking or Sensing Systems and Platforms
Ships and Port Operations; Facilities and Cargo Handling; Port Engineering; Safety of Port Operations
Status and Role of Sea Ports in Transport Corridors
Dangerous and Hazardous Goods; IMDG Code; Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)
Containerization; Container Shipping, Vessels and Terminals
LNG Fuel, Transport, Vessels, Terminals, Containers, Stations
Hydrotechnics; Hydrotechnical Structures
Ocean, Coast and Offshore Infrastructure and Engineering
Marine Industry; Ocean, Coast, Offshore and Ship Technology; Offshore Surveying
Offshore Energy, Gas and Oil; Renewable Ocean Energy; Green Energy Logistics
Automation, Robotics, Underwater Technology and Offshore Constructions
New Marine Vehicles, Constructions, Structures and Equipment
Maritime Traffic Engineering; Traffic Analysis and Control
Organization and Management of Vessel Traffic; Pilotage
Systems of Control, Guidance and Monitoring of Traffic, VTS, VTMS, VTMIS
Ship Manoeuvring in Shallow and Confined Water; Ship to Ship Interaction
Naval Hydrodynamics and Manoeuvrability of Ships
Ship Dynamics, Stability and Control of Ships
Modeling of the Ship Dynamics; Numerical Simulation of Ship Motion
Ship Motion; Degrees of Freedom; Numerical Modelling of Propulsion, Control and Ship Motions in 6 Degrees of Freedom
Steering of the Ship Motion; Steering Control Systems; Autopilot Systems
Ship Stability and Seakeeping; Static and Dynamic Stability Criteria
Sea Wave Theory; Ocean Wave Modeling; Computational Fluid Dynamics
Hydraulic Phenomena: Flow in Channels, Maritime Flows, Tides and Waves; Sedimentology in Rivers, Estuaries and Coastal Waters
Global Ocean Ecosystem Dynamics; Marine Ecosystem Monitoring
Deploying Positioning, Sensor and Navigation Systems in Sectors such as Autonomy, Smart Infrastructure, Medical Care, Disabilities, Indoor Tracking, Agritech
Water Resources, Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering; Physical, Chemical, Biological, Geological and Technical Oceanology
Mechanical Engineering; Ship Propulsion; Controllable Pitch Propeller (CPP) and Fixed Pitch Propeller (FPP)
Applied Mechanics and Mechanical Automation; Machinery & Control; Diagnostics of Marine Engineering
Vessel Efficiency and Fuel Management; Energy Monitoring; Energy Efficiency Measures for International Shipping
Anti-Corrosion for Maritime Industries; Smart Coatings for Materials Protection
Structural Health Monitoring; Stress and Fatigue Analysis
Structural Life Extension for Offshore Installations and Marine Vessels Masterclass
Navy and Warship Technology; Defense, Security & Military News
Naval Weapon; Naval Warfare; Naval Technology
Shipbuilding Industry; Shipyards; Ship Repair Yards; Recycling of Ships; Industrial Restructuring
Marine and Offshore System Design
Naval Architecture; Ship Construction and Design
Mathematics and Computers in Naval Engineering
Tactical Navigation for Military Vehicles
Leadership, Management, Command and Control; The Responsibility of Leadership in Command
Maritime English, SMCP; Communications in the Multinational Shipping Industry
Radiolocation; Ground-based, Ship-borne and Airborne Radar Systems
Marine Radar; Radar Equipment; FMCW, SAR/RAR, ARPA, EPA, ATA; Radar Transponders
Rules of the Road, Colregs and Anti-Collision; Accident Reconstruction
Ship Domain - A Criterion of Navigational Safety Assessment
Ship Handling and Manoeuvring
Automatic Identification System (AIS); Long Range Identification and Tracking (LRIT)
Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR); Tracking Systems
Mobile Vehicle Tracking and Monitoring
Electronic Log Book; Voyage Data Recorder VDR, S-VDR; Black Box
Safety, Security and Emergency in Transportation; Cyber Security Vulnerabilities; Risks to Infrastructure and Industries
Marine Salvage; Maritime Search and Rescue (SAR); Search And Rescue Satellite Aided Tracking (SARSAT) System
Survival in Maritime Disasters; Survival Data Analysis
Piracy and Armed Robbery; Maritime Terrorism
Life-Saving Service; Life-Saving Appliances (LSA)
Bridge Team Management (BTM); Bridge Resource Management (BRM)
Human Factors, Marine Accidents, Human Errors
Ballast Water Management; Ballast Water Treatment (BWT) Solutions
Sea Pollution and Environmental Protection; Protection of Water Resource
Marine Environmental Science; Chemical Science
Crew Resource Management, Safe Manning, Stress and Fatigue
Maritime Employment and Competitiveness; Seafarers’ Work, Family Life; Globalisation, Seafarer Health and Safety
Global Maritime Situational Awareness; Maritime Domain Awareness
Marine Resource Assessment, Natural Resource Management
Navigational Systems - the End User Experience
Modelling and Simulation of Marine Systems
Marine Simulation; Full Mission Bridge; Navigational Simulator
International Standards and Regulations
Standardization of Navigational Terminology
Maritime Education and Training (MET); IMO Model Courses Validation; STCW Implementation
Frontiers in Educational Methods; Computer-Based Assessments in Seafaring Training; Computer Based Training (CBT); e-Learning
Web Technologies for Open Access to Maritime Learning and Education; Smart and Virtual Learning Systems
History of Marine Cartography and Historical Cartography; Historical Nautical Charts
New Researches in the History of Navigation; Navigation in Ancient Times
The History of Maritime Technology; Historic Maritime Vessels‎
Marine Archaeology; Underwater Research
Marine and Coastal Geography; Martine GIS; Ocean Informatics
Tides and Tidal Currents; Tides and Tide Prediction; Ocean Surface Currents
Meteorology and Nautical Oceanography
Weather Routing, Marine Weather Forecast; Route Optimization
Ocean Disaster Assessment and Prevention; Heavy Weather
Climatology; Climate Change; Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
Tropical Cyclones and Impact of Extreme Storms
Geohazards (Volcano Eruptions, Landslides, Floods, Earthquakes, Tsunami Waves)
Polar Research, Safe and Sustainable Traffic in Ice/Winter Conditions; Arctic Navigation; Ice Navigation
Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM);
Marine & Coastal Protected Areas; Particularly Sensitive Sea Area (PSSA)
Marine Biology, Ecology, Behaviour of Marine Animals; Biological, Animal, Human, Cognitive Navigation, and Quantum Technologies
Fisheries & Aquaculture; Fish Farming; Fishing Industry
Marine Leisure Industry; Water-Based Tourism, Sport, Leisure and Recreation
Nautical Tourism and Yachting; Small & Pleasure Crafts
UNCLOS, Delimitation of Maritime Boundaries, EEZ
Advanced Maritime Policy and Governance; Maritime Administration
Maritime Law, Insurance and Arbitration; International Maritime Conventions and Codes
Communication, Electrical, Electronic and Control Engineering
Information and Communication Technology
Computer Engineering; Digital System Design; Computer Applications in Maritime Engineering
Information Processing and Engineering; Computer Aspects of Technological Change
Information Technology and Applications in Maritime Sector
Maritime Clouds; Digital Data Exchange; Cloud Computing and Big Data
Multimedia, Network & Communication Technology and Application
Hybrid System of Satellite Communications Technology
Maritime Telecommunications; Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS)
Wireless Maritime Services and Mobile Technology
Signal & Image Processing; Data Transmission, Processing and Analysis
Expert Systems in Marine Navigation and Sea Transportation
Fuzzy Logic; Artificial Intelligence Technologies; Artificial Neural Network;
Decision Support Systems and Artificial Intelligence Methods in Maritime Transport
Neuroevolution, Artificial Immune Systems, Reinforcement Learning
Telematics in Maritime Transportation; State-of-the-Art Telematics Systems
Autonomy in Transport Systems; Modeling of Autonomous Vehicle Operation in Intelligent Transportation Systems
Maritime Intelligent Transportation Systems; ITS
Smart Vehicles: Connectivity Technologies and ITS Applications
Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems
Intelligent Control System of Ships Dynamic Positioning, DP Technology
Autonomous Vehicle Design and Control
Acoustic Remote Sensing; Hydroacoustics
Sonars; Multibeam Echo Sounders (MBES); Sea-Floor Mapping
Underwater Acoustic Measurements: Technologies, Methods and Systems
Maritime Sensors, Technology and Infrastructure in Waterside Security
Modeling and Numeric Methods in Maritime Industry; Applied Mathematics
Cybernetics, Robotics and Automation; Autonomous Marine Operations and Systems
Transport Data and Statistics; Statistical Methods & Applications
Severity, Probability and Risk of Accidents during Maritime Transport; Maritime Accident Statistics
Mathematical Model Applications in the Operation of Vessel and Port Machinery
Mathematical Fundamentals of Safety and Dependability, Maintainability of Maritime Objects
Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance and Safety Engineering
System Availability, Software and Structural Reliability
Maritime Safety, Security and Risk Management; Risk and Safety Analysis, Assessment and Prediction
Crisis, Emergency, Natural Hazard and Disaster Management
International Safety Management Code (ISM Code)
Reliability and Safety Methods: HAZOP, HAZID, HRA, FMEA, FSA, FTA, ETA
Quality Management; Quality Assurance; Quality Control; Quality Maritime Training
Transport Systems: Operation, Management, Control and Maintenance
Transportation Planning and Management; Economic, Legal and Social Aspects; Transport Policy
Management Information Systems; Maritime Fleet Management Information System
Marine Ship Economy; Finance and Insurance; Management and Business Strategy; Customs Duties, Taxes, Freights, Insurance Rates
Maritime and International Trade; International Commercial Terms (Incoterms)
Impact of Economic Recession on Maritime Transport; Shipping Financial Management
Sea Freight and Forwarding; Modes of Shipment
Intermodal, Multimodal and Combined Transport
Maritime Transport and Logistics Systems; Maritime Economics and Logistics (MEL)
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Smart City and Port; Technological, Ecological and Social Challenges; Geo-localities and Cultural Effects; Waterfront Infrastructure
Multi-Agent Control for Transport Networks
New Maritime Technologies; Application and Evaluation Studies
Development of Methods and Criteria for International Standards and Specifications; Classification Rules



Prof. Dr. Adam Weintrit, Master Mariner