Hydro18 offers up to AUD $3,000 student sponsorship

11 July 2018

Hydro18, the 26th international Hydrographic Conference and Exhibition of the International Federation of Hydrographic Societies (IFHS), takes place in Sydney, Australia from 30th October to 2nd November 2018.

The Conference theme 'The Climate for Change - Hydrography in the 21st Century' will allow delegates and the hydrographic profession to consider how best to future utilise the science of hydrography to adapt to climate change, resource sustainability and renewable energy requirements.


Hydro18 hosts, Australasian Hydrographic Society (AHS), is offering generous Student Sponsorship of up to AUD $3,000* to the student submitting the best abstract/paper for presentation at the conference.

The successful candidate will receive compliemntary delegate registration as well as sponsorship to support their travel, meals and accommodation while attending the conference.

To apply please contact John Maschke at swp@ahs.asn.au by 31st July 2018 submitting your:


Hydro18 will bring together speakers from varying maritime fields including all of the specialist hydrographic streams, maritime transport, oceanography, offshore exploration, environmental science, maritime heritage, defence, tourism, coastal development, ports and harbours and government. It will also provide a forum to discuss aspects of the opportunities and challenges facing hydrography. A very large proportion of trade is carried by maritime transport and, along with increasing sea levels, our lives will be affected in some way or another.

This international symposium seeks to gain insight into these effects and the opportunities that may arise, as well as provide a platform to show how currently important hydrography and the 'Blue Economy' is globally.

For further details of the event visit the dedicated Hydro18 website or the IFHS HydroConferences website.

For delegate registration visit https://consol.eventsair.com/hydro-2018/hydrorego. 

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