ISOPE Conferences, Symposia and Workshops

(see Call for Papers for ISOPE paper submission)



The Annual International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE)

The Annual International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE)

Since the annual ISOPE-92 San Francisco, the annual ISOPE Conferences have been held with the world's largest technical program of its kind with peer-reviewed papers (average 320-510 papers). Since ISOPE-2002 Kyushu, ISOPE-2007 Lisbon, ISOPE-2010 Beijing, and ISOPE-2015 Kona Hawaii continuously broke the attendance record of the previous ISOPE conference: ISOPE has held the technical program of 148-188 opening and technical sessions with 650-950 peer-reviewed papers from 49-54 countries in the Conference Proceedings. Conference papers are indexed to Web of Science, SCOPUS, Engineering Index, Compendex, Chemical Abstracts and more.


The Twenty-nineth (2019) International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, June 14−19, 2019


The Twenty-eighth (2018) International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan, June 10−15, 2018


Annual Conference (1991 - )

Opening Session Tea Break 13th ISOPE Student Forum
Tea Break ISOPE-2017 Student Dinner Burlingame Speaker at 2017 Opening Session  Retiring Board of Directors: Tanizawa, Kan, Bekker
2017 Jin S Chung Awardee, Prof. Chiang C Mei, M.I.T.  2017 Scholarship Awardees: USA, Asia, Europe 2016 Best Paper Awardee, Yonghwan Kim, Seoul National University 2017 Best Student Paper Awardee, Xi Chen, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Coffee Breaks Annual ISOPE Banquet 2014 Student Forum  


ISOPE Regional Symposium (1990 - )

The European Offshore Mechanics Symposium (ISOPE EUROMS)

The Pacific/Asia Offshore Mechanics Symposium (ISOPE PACOMS)

PACOMS-90 Banner, Lotte Seoul Hotel Seoul Mayor Goh Kun and Prof. Kim Z G, Prof. YH Yum KCORE Prof. Han, ONGC Chair SP Wahi and Indian Ambassador to Korea Symposium Chair Prof. Jin S Chung, Prof. Oh, ONGC Chair SP Wahi, KCORE president Prof. Shin & Seoul Mayor Goh Kun Reception Banner
Pedco Chair S T Choi & ONGC Chair SP Wahi Profs. Khrapaty (Vladivostok), Shin, Oh and Simakov (Leningrad) Opening session audience
Opening Speaker: Minister of Scicence and Technology K M Chung Banquet: Jin S Chung, Symposium Chair
Banquet: V. Volgin, Russian Academy of Sciences Banquet: View Banquet: Ueda and Oh at Award Presentatin    

ISOPE Specialty Symposia and Workshop (1995 - )

The ISOPE Ocean Mining Symposium (ISOPE OMS)




The ISOPE International Deep-Ocean Technology Symposium & Workshop

The Workshop of ISOPE Numerical Wave Tank Group

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Mountain View, CA 94043-2111