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For a complete listing of up coming RINA
events, go to:
2012 Events Program
RINA organizes a programme of international conferences,
workshops and training courses, covering a broad range
of experience and opinion on research, development and
operation on all aspects of naval architecture and maritime
For more information about any event,
click on a title
28 - 29 March 2012, London, UK
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Book by 28/02/2012 and save £100
20 - 21 April 2012, Shanghai, China
17 April 2012, London, UK
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25 - 26 April 2012, London, UK
2 - 4 May 2012, London, UK
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23 - 24 May 2012, Busan, Korea
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ABYC Webinars
ABYC is now offering webinars as a new and exciting learning tool to train marine professionals. Webinars are
good for you and your company because they:
Are relatively inexpensive
Are monthly
Are current and topical
Can be viewed in real time or on your own time
Can be archived for members
Help you train your staff
Give you a taste of an ABYC certification class
A typical webinar might feature an ABYC instructor or other industry expert doing a 60-90 minute talk with a Powe
Point presentation on a relevant topic. You might hear Ed Sherman talking about new battery technology or Capta
Dave Rifkin discussing corrosion or John Adey explaining the details of a new ABYC standard. We have learned
how to stream these presentations to your computer in your office with top quality sound, graphics and deliver-
Order a pizza and gather your technicians in for a shop lunch. Have them all listen and view the presentation. Eac
one of them will learn something to take to the boat with them. This will make expertise and knowledge synony-
mous with your company and your technicians.
The following Webinars are planned for April and May:
April 25 Part one of a two-part series on Hybrid Propulsion Systems with Nigel Calder
May 2 Part two, Hybrid Propulsion, with Nigel Calder,
May 23, Mercury Marine, Smart Engine Systems Need Smart Installers, with Pete Chisholm