Ice Class Vessels
28 April 2015, RINA HQ, London, UK
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A list of selected papers to be presented:
- A METHOD FOR HULL SCANTLINGS CALCULATIONS FOR SHIPS SAILING IN LOW SALINITY WATERS, Kyriakos Poulimenakos, Audrey Lemaire Achard, BUREAU VERITAS, France
- GEM MODEL SIMULATION OF OFFSHORE OPERATIONS IN ICE, C. Daley, Memorial University St. John's, Canada
- LEARNING FROM RUSSIAN CLASS EXPERIENCE IN ARCTIC SHIPPING, Maxim Boyko, Russian Maritime Register of Shipping, Russia
- THE CONVERSION OF VESSELS TO MEET HIGHER ICE CLASS REQUIREMENTS USING SPS OVERLAY, Martin Brooking, ie-sps, UK
- NUMERICAL MODELLING OF PROPELLER-ICE INTERACTION, Erik Vroegrijk, Specialist Hydrodynamics, Lloyd's Register EMEA, UK
Registration and Payment
|Registration Fee (Inc VAT)||By 28/03/2015||After 28/03/2015|
|RINA members||£300+VAT = £360||£350+VAT = £420|
|Non-members||£350+VAT = £420||£400+VAT = £480|
|Concessions (retired/students, etc)||£175+VAT = £210||£175+VAT = £210|
|Principcal Author||£125+VAT = £150||£125+VAT = £150|
|Additional Author||£300+VAT = £360||£300+VAT = £360|
Register by 28th March and save money - Early Bird Registration fees (Inc VAT)
The registration fee includes printed conference papers, lunch, refreshments, drinks reception, a CD-ROM of the papers and presentations after the conference, and VAT. The CD-ROM will be posted to the delegates about 10-12 weeks after the conference.
Additional copies of the conference papers or CD-ROM will also be available for sale ( members £110 and non-members £130) after the event. If you would like to order a copy , contact Billy Allen, Bookshop Assistant on +44 (0)20 7235 4622 or via e-mail at
Registration and Payment methods
Payments must be made in sterling by Eurocheque, cheque drawn on a bank with a UK branch address or sterling bank transfer. Please note that RINA requires payment before the conference date.
Under UK Customs and Excise regulations delegates from all countries are required to pay VAT on any conference or course taking place in the UK. Delegates from outside the UK may be entitled to reclaim this cost.
Cancellations received in writing two weeks before the event takes place will be subject to an administration charge of £200+VAT. Cancellations received after this time cannot be accepted and are subject to the full event fee. Delegates may be substituted; however this must be sent in writing and confirmed with the Conference Co-ordinator. In the event of cancellation of the programme for any reason, our liability is limited to the return of the registration fee.
The conference will be held at the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) Headquarters, 8-9 Northumberland Street, London, WC2N 5DA.
The nearest Underground stations are Charing Cross and Embankment
Conference delegates may take advantage of the Institution’s membership of Club Quarters to stay at its Trafalgar Square Hotel, situated at 8 Northumberland Avenue less than one minute’s walk from RINA Headquarters.
The Institution’s membership provides a fixed lowest rate of £159 per room which is always available to conference delegates, regardless of the varying higher rates throughout the year for non members. An even lower rate is available only for conference delegates at weekends (Fri, Sat and Sun) and holidays (£69).
Other benefits include access to the Club Living Room with complimentary refreshments, WiFi and unlimited chilled, purified bottled water, and a Rewards Programme offering a “Night on the House” after just one stay.
Conference delegates may find details of the facilities offered by Club Quarters Trafalgar Square or book online at http://clubquarters.com/royal-institution-naval-architects using the login “RINA” (without the quotes) on their first visit and selecting Trafalgar Square from the choice of hotels.
Conference delegates who wish to take advantage of the lower rate at weekends, which is not shown online, should contact ClubQuarters at +44 (0)20 7451 5800
Delegates of past conferences who may be visiting London on business or pleasure may continue to use the Institution’s membership of ClubQuarters and enjoy the benefits.
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Attendance at the Ice Class Vessels conference qualifies as Continuing Professional Development. Delegates to the conference will receive a CPD Certificate