Abstracts Submissions Open & Call for Papers 19 November 2018
Abstracts Submission Deadline 15 March 2019
Author Acceptance Notification 12 April 2019
Registrations Open 13 May 2019
Refereed Paper Submission Deadline 14 June 2019
Full Paper Submission Deadline 26 July 2019
Early Bird and Presenter Deadline 9 August 2019


The IMC 2019 Pacific International Maritime Conference welcomes submissions of abstracts based on the following topics:

  • Commercial Ship Technology
  • Naval Ship Technology
  • Submarine Technology
  • Commercial Ship Operations
  • Shipbuilding and Sustainment
  • Maritime Safety
  • Maritime Environment Protection
  • Offshore Resource Industry

Key Dates

Abstract Submissions Open & Call for Papers
19 November 2018

 Abstract Submission Deadline
15 March 2019

Abstract Submission Process

The final deadline to submit an abstract is 15 March 2019, 1700 AEST.

Please ensure you have carefully read the following information before submitting your abstract.

1. Choose a Conference Topic
The conference topic selected will be the general heading under which the abstract will be reviewed and if selected, later published in the conference printed materials. The conference topic which best relates to the subject of the abstract should be chosen. When you submit your abstract, please ensure you attach the following cover page with your details, indicate your chosen topic and whether you require the paper to be refereed by industry specialists.

2. Complete Abstract in Correct Format
All abstracts must be submitted as a word document and must not exceed 250 words. Abstracts must adhere to the following template:-

3. Submit Abstract
All abstracts must be submitted via email to the Conference Secretariat:

Notification of Acceptance or Rejection to Corresponding Author

All submitted abstracts will be reviewed by the Conference Program Committee for acceptance to the Conference. Notification of acceptance or rejection will be sent to the submitting (corresponding) author by 12 April 2019. Please note that only the corresponding author will receive emails concerning the abstract and is responsible for informing all co-authors of the status of the abstract. Further instructions for accepted presenters will be forwarded on the acceptance of the abstract.


Any questions regarding abstract submissions should be directed to the Conference Secretariat at email: