EVENTS

Please refer below for details of SUT forthcoming and past events. Download the global events diary here.
You can also see members’ reports and speakers’ presentations from Past Events. Please let us know if you would be willing to write a report of any event for publication.
SUT events are also listed on the Marine Science Events Calendar

Events

September 2016

Aberdeen – The Qualification of New Technology Course

- September 28 2016 - September 29 2016
Background Technology Qualification – Enabling the future of the industry. Innovation and Technology is considered key to success in industry, and technology acceptance can be a barrier to market.  The subsea sector in particular has strived with the introduction of…

Perth – SUTPHOENIX: New Special Interest Group

- September 28 2016
Perth has been through many a boom and is transforming once again, but this time there are unprecedented numbers of experienced engineers and scientists that have increased availability to take on new challenges. This event is an opportunity for sharing…

SUT+ Technip ROV Simulator Visit Aberdeen

- September 30 2016
Together with SUT+, Technip’s UK operating centre is offering an opportunity for up to 12 attendees to visit and ‘fly’ Technip’s state of the art ROV simulator. Come along and experience the system that Workclass ROV operators train with, and…
October 2016

Aberdeen Branch Evening Meeting – Alternative Energy – Wind and Wave Update from Keynote Industry Speakers

- October 5 2016
JDR, Jeremy Featherstone, Product Development Director ‘Implementing 66kV Inter Array Subsea Power Cables’ JDR has recently developed and qualified semi-wet 66kV subsea power cables, aimed primarily at off shore wind farms. In this presentation, the project aim, technical and commercial…

Perth – YES!, YEA & YPF: Offshore Pipeline Engineering, Subsea Engineering, and the NER

- October 6 2016
SUT’s Young Engineers & Scientists (YES!) have collaborated with Young Engineers Australia (YEA) and Young Pipeliners Forum (YPF) organising a series of presentations focussing on national engineering registration for young engineers in the subsea and offshore pipelines industry. The three…

SCRIPT TO SCREEN – Part of the SUT+ 5@50 Lecture Series

- October 11 2016
SCRIPT TO SCREEN – A look at the work of the media diver and the challenges of putting an underwater action sequence onto film. Presented by Mike Seares: Media Diving Supervisor/Underwater Co-ordinator Mike Seares started diving in 1976 and since then his…

Perth – OSIGp ETM: RIGSS, DIGs and Safely Engineering Around Geohazards

- October 12 2016
The presentations for the evening are as follows: Remote Intelligent Geotechnical Seabed Surveys – technology emerging from the RIGSS JIP Sam Stanier, Research Fellow & David White, Shell EMI Professor of Offshore Engineering, UWA DIG: Diagnostic Integrated Geosciences. Blending wholesome…

London and South of England Branch Evening Meeting – Integrity Management and Life Extension of Flexible Risers and Jackets

- October 13 2016
Integrity Management and Life Extension of Flexible Risers and Jackets The evening will be chaired by Iain Knight, Wood Group Presentations: FlexIQ a complete offering for understanding condition of Flexible Risers, presented by Kirsten Oliver, Brownfield and Asset Management Lead INTECSEA …

Perth – Subsea Controls Down Under Conference: Enhancing Value Through Technology

- October 19 2016 - October 20 2016
This international conference in the field of Subsea Controls & Data Acquisition is aimed at those engaged in control, monitoring & distribution of subsea systems. The conference provides a unique forum for operators and suppliers of subsea controls & umbilicals…

London and South of England Lunch and Learn – ROV

- October 26 2016
Commercial and Military Remotely Operated Vehicles for the Defence Sector two case studies the Seaeye Leopard for Submarine rescue and the Sea Wasp to counter the Underwater IED Threat. Commander Chris Lade Royal Navy (Retd) joined the Royal Navy in…

SUT+ Chartership Event 2016

- October 26 2016
Join SUT+ for the opportunity to discuss the peer interview stage of the Chartership process, and a chance to review your Chartership evidence with your respective institution. The institutions represented at this event are: IMechE, IMarEST, ICE and IET Programme: 1600 Arrival…

Perth – Annual Golf Day

- October 28 2016
SUT Golf Day will be better than ever in 2016! Better prizes, live leader board, additional comps, novelty holes, introducing the SUT Silver Ticket….. It’s going to be a good one!!! Please click here for booking form. See the Sponsorship Packages available for our…
November 2016

Perth – Introduction to Materials & Corrosion Course

- November 2 2016 - November 3 2016
This two-day course has been specifically designed for people new to subsea or unfamiliar with the various corrosion considerations which need to be applied during design, construction and operation of subsea assets. The course will be presented by experienced personnel…

Perth – YES! (Young Engineers & Scientists) Deep Blue: Quiz Night

- November 10 2016
  Do you know the name of the first computer to beat a reigning world chess champion? Come to the YES! Quiz night and test the depths of your trivia knowledge while building connections with young engineers and scientists in…

Aberdeen – Offshore Marine Operations Awareness Course

- November 14 2016 - November 16 2016
This course has been designed to be suitable for anyone with an interest or a need to know more about the offshore marine operations. Who should attend? Young engineers, managers, business development executives involved in the offshore industry New entrants from other…

CANCELLED – The Future of Underwater Technology

- November 15 2016 - November 17 2016
The Society for Underwater Technology (SUT) has cancelled an inaugural conference due to take place in London on November 15 – 17th. A spokesman for SUT said: “SUT’s council has taken the decision to cancel the 2016 technical conference in…

STOP AND SEARCH – Part of the SUT+ 5@50 Lecture Series

- November 15 2016
STOP AND SEARCH – A look at the techniques and procedures of an underwater forensic search and recovery team. Presented by Peter Faulding: Chief Executive – Specialist Group International Specialist Group International (SGI) was formed in 1995 by Peter Faulding the Chief Executive. Peter…

North of England Branch Evening Meeting

- November 16 2016
More information to follow

Aberdeen Branch Evening Meeting – Past and present ROV/diving/underwater technology through the last 30 years

- November 16 2016
More information to follow

Perth – Annual Dinner & AGM

- November 18 2016
Prior to the Annual Dinner we will hold our AGM in the Freshwater Bay Room at the Hyatt Regency. Click here for flyer. Members AGM registration Non-Members / Student Members AGM registration Come and join us at our Annual Dinner…

Subsea Awareness Course – Aberdeen

- November 21 2016 - November 25 2016
This five-day course has been designed to provide delegates with exposure to the latest subsea technology. Modules are presented by key companies within the sector and learning is enhanced by site visits. Who should attend? – New entrants to the industry – Technology…
December 2016

Melbourne – Subsea Overview Course

- December 6 2016 - December 8 2016
This three day overview course has been designed to be suitable for contractors, engineers, operators and those new to the offshore industry, those transferring from other disciplines within the industry and those who have worked in subsea previously but would…

COMMERCIAL DIVING PAST AND PRESENT – Part of the SUT+ 5@50 Lecture Series

- December 13 2016
COMMERCIAL DIVING PAST AND PRESENT – The story of commercial diving and how it expanded worldwide, branching into scientific and military diving. Presented by Dr John Bevan: Managing Director of Submex Ltd John Bevan BSc MSc PhD FSUT FAE FRSA, diving consultant,…
January 2017

SO YOU WANT TO BE A MARINE ARCHAEOLOGIST? – Part of the SUT+ 5@50 Lecture Series

- January 17 2017
SO YOU WANT TO BE A MARINE ARCHAEOLOGIST? – A look at the work of the Maritime Archaeology Trust and the procedures and technology used by divers in the survey and collection of historical artefacts. Presented by Garry Momber: Director of the Maritime…

North of England Branch Evening Meeting

- January 18 2017
More information to follow
February 2017

Perth – Evening Technical Meeting

- February 8 2017
Save the date for our first Evening Technical Meeting of 2017. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Jennifer Maninin for further details.  

Oceanology International North America

- February 14 2017 - February 16 2017
The Oceanology International events are truly unique, showcasing the latest technologies and developments from across the ocean enterprise. No other exhibition and conference connects the manufacturers and users of ocean technology with such a diverse spectrum of scientific and industrial…

Perth – Achieving Reliable Subsea Systems Course

- February 15 2017
Are you surprised by how often we experience unexpected subsea failures?   Are you striving for higher subsea production system reliability?  If so, then this is the course for you! What the Course will Deliver: Overview of Subsea Reliability Framework for…

Perth – AOG Exhibition & Conference

- February 22 2017 - February 24 2017
AOG Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference AOG in conjunction with the Society for Underwater Technology (SUT), Subsea Energy Australia (SEA) and Subsea UK are seeking abstract submissions for presentations to be considered for AOG 2017. We are seeking…
March 2017

Perth – YES! Evening Event

- March 2 2017
Save the date for our first YES! event of 2017. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Jennifer Maninin for further details.

Perth – Subsea Awareness Course

- March 13 2017 - March 17 2017
This five-day Course has been designed to be suitable for contractors, engineers, operators and those new to the offshore industry, those transferring from other disciplines within the industry and those who have worked in subsea previously but would benefit from…

North of England Branch Evening Meeting

- March 22 2017
More information to follow

Perth – OSIG Movie Night

- March 23 2017
The Offshore Site Investigation and Geotechnics (OSIG) Group is a special interest group of the Society for Underwater Technology (SUT).  We promote technical advancement and knowledge sharing amongst academics and practitioners in the fields of geology, geophysics, geomatics and geotechnical…

Perth – Operating Subsea Production Systems Course

- March 29 2017
Subsea production is not a new concept; however, advances in subsea technologies continue to enhance the economic development of offshore exploration discoveries in all water depths.  Crucial to the economic success of such developments is the need to understand the…
April 2017

Perth – Introduction to Positioning & Survey Course

- April 5 2017 - April 6 2017
The subjects covered in this Introduction to Positioning and Survey course are: Geodesy & Positioning Principles, Surface Positioning, Vessel Dynamics, Tides & Currents, Positioning Technology, Bathymetry, Survey Data Processing, Geophysics and Remote Sensing Technologies. The registration form is not yet available. To express…

Perth – Evening Technical Meeting

- April 12 2017
Registrations are not yet open. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Jennifer Maninin for further details.
May 2017

Perth – YES! Evening Event

- May 25 2017
Registrations are not yet open. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Jennifer Maninin for further details.
June 2017

Perth – Offshore Geohazards & Geotechnics Course: Risks and Opportunities Course

- June 7 2017
This one-day course explains offshore geology, geohazards and geotechnical engineering, adopting a holistic approach to show how they interact and how an improved understanding of all three disciplines can lead to optimised infrastructure solutions. The course will explain what can…

Perth – Evening Technical Meeting

- June 14 2017
Registrations are not yet open. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Jennifer Maninin for further details.

Perth – OSIG Selections of OTC 2017

- June 29 2017
The Offshore Site Investigation and Geotechnics (OSIG) Group is a special interest group of the Society for Underwater Technology (SUT). Further details of this event will be available in 2017.
August 2017

Perth – Evening Technical Meeting

- August 9 2017
Registrations are not yet open. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Jennifer Maninin for further details.

Perth – YES! Site Visit

- August 24 2017
Details of the Site Visit will be available in 2017. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Jennifer Maninin for further details.
September 2017

Perth – YES! Evening Event

- September 7 2017
Registrations are not yet open. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Jennifer Maninin for further details.

Perth – Subsea Awareness Course

- September 11 2017 - September 15 2017
This five-day Course has been designed to be suitable for contractors, engineers, operators and those new to the offshore industry, those transferring from other disciplines within the industry and those who have worked in subsea previously but would benefit from…

Offshore Site Investigation & Geotechnics Committee 8th International Conference “Smarter Solutions for Future Offshore Developments”

- September 12 2017 - September 14 2017
Including: ISSMGE 4th Bramlette McClelland Lecture Special Issue of EAGE Near Surface Geophysics Journal Conference Dinner at the Natural History Museum The SUT’s Offshore Site Investigation and Geotechnics (OSIG) committee is pleased to announce that its 8th international conference, ‘Smarter Solutions…
October 2017

Perth – Evening Technical Meeting

- October 11 2017
Registrations are not yet open. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Jennifer Maninin for further details.

Perth – Autonomous Underwater Technology Conference (AUT 2017)

- October 19 2017
Further details of this conference will be available in 2017. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Jennifer Maninin for further details.
November 2017

Perth – Annual Golf Day

- November 3 2017
Further details of this event will be available in 2017.

Perth – Annual Dinner & AGM

- November 17 2017
Further details of this event will be available in 2017.