The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers was organized in 1893, to advance the art, science, and practice of naval architecture, shipbuilding and marine engineering. For over a century members have included commercial and governmental practitioners, students, and educators of naval architecture, shipbuilding, and marine and ocean engineering.
SNAME encourages the exchange and recording of information, sponsors applied research, offers career guidance, supports education, and enhances the professional status and integrity of its membership.
Global Reach: With an international membership of over 8500 members, SNAME reaches professionals around the world. SNAME is the International Forum for Maritime and Ocean Professionals.
In its earliest days, SNAME was incorporated and nurtured by the titans of our industry including William H. Webb, George E. Weed, Rear Admiral George W. Melville. Other men of stature took the helm thereafter, including Edwin A. Stevens, David W. Taylor, Vice Admiral Land, Kenneth M Davidson, and Blakely Smith. SNAME technical information has long been the gold standard. SNAME publications are widely used as textbooks and reference materials at major universities.
University students in related fields and professionals with an education and background in maritime architecture and engineering may apply for membership in the Society. Member or Associate Member status may be granted based on a review of applicant credentials, education, years of service, contributions to, and experience in the industry.
The Mission of SNAME is ACCOMPLISHED through the direction and vision of our Executive Leadership and articulated in the Strategic Plan. The Technical and Research program is unique in the depth of the subject matter addressed and range of issue and topics explored. SNAME sponsors applied research promotes the development of Technical and Research bulletins and standards that address emerging technical areas of need and urgency. There are a variety of opportunities to publish and present technical research and for information to be vetted through the peer review process. SNAME also offers extensive educational opportunities both on the national and section level as well as online. SNAME supports the future of the industry via the Student Steering Committee, Student Sections and Student Development programs. Scholarships both undergraduate and graduate are available. Outreach programs address the need to recruit future engineers into our disciplines.
Our Newsletter is out again! Click here to see our latest news and events that took place during the last semester!Read more - 13/01/2018
The SNAME NTUA delegation at SNAME Maritime Convention in Houston, TXRead more - 21/10/2017
The time has come for the members and the Executive Committee of the Greek Student Section of SNAME NTUA to travel to...Read more - 11/10/2017
On Wednesday 11th of Octomber we had the honor and pleasure to have here in Athens the President of SNAME's Headquartes Mr. Martin Toyen...Read more - 21/09/2017
At the 21st of September our student’s E.C. participated in the event of Eugenidion Foundation with the subject..Read more
The educational initiative Isalos.net in cooperation with SNAME NTUA Greek Student Section organized the event ..Read more - 19/05/2017
On Friday, May 19th 2017, SNAME NTUA Greek Student Section carried out a scheduled visit to “Skaramangas Shipyards”..Read more - 08-11/06/2017
SNAME Leadership Summit was held in Virginia from the 8th until 11th of June. The purpose of this annual event is to introduce to the new section chairs their responsibilities and..Read more - 05/04/2017
On 5th April after the presentation by Danaos Corporation, SNAME NTUA held its annual elections for the new executive committee..Read more - 05/04/2017
On the 5th of April, SNAME NTUA Greek Student Section held its third technical presentation during which Mrs. Evi Politi, R&D Manager and Dr Stamatios Arkoulis, Analytics Specialist..Read more - 29/03/2017
On Wednesday 29th of March, SNAME NTUA Greek Student Section held its second technical presentation for the year 2016-2017 during which Mr. John Kokarakis, Chairman of SNAME Greek Section and Director..Read more - 21/12/2016
The National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) Student Section, in partnership with the Greek Section’s Young Professionals, hosted the third annual Young Professionals Panel at the end of 2016..Read more - 14/12/2016
On Wednesday 14th of December, SNAME NTUA Greek Student Section held its first technical presentation for the year 2016-2017 titled ‘’Shipbuilding in the modern era’’..Read more
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