Ship Shaping the Future of SOCP
SOCP 2018 Fall Meeting - Members & Invited Guests


Pre-Meeting Reception: October 2, 2018 (6:00pm - 9:00pm)  

When: October 3 & 4, 2018

Where: SHLSS Piney Point, MD 

Agenda: Download (FINAL 09-26-18)

Meeting Registration Fee: $125 (fee is waived for Members - please contact PA if multiple members from your organization are attending)

Overnight Accomodations at SHLSS: $93.00/night (includes meals)

To reserve your overnight accommodations, please contact SHLSS directly and let them know you are attending the SOCP event: 301-994-0010   


Open Forum Discussion

- SOCP Background

- Improving US Maritime Operations - What can SOCP do to help drive innovation and improvement?

- Member driven Focus - What does this mean and how does it impact our members?

- How do we best collaborate together?

- What projects and initiatives should we be working on?

- What has changed within SOCP in the last few years?

- What can SOCP do to sustain and strengthen itself for the next 25 years?

- How can Program Administration help support working group activities?

- How can members best use the new SOCP tools?

- What would you like to see on the agenda to celebrate 25 years during the 2019 Spring Summit at Mass Maritime? 

Break-out Working Group Discussions 

- U.S. Maritime Autonomous Vessel Consortium

- Safety and Health 

- Security

- Environmental Protection 

- Workforce Recruitment, Development, and Retention

- Future Leaders Committee

- Marine Highways Committee

- Membership & Marketing Outreach Committee


Registration: Please enter registaration information on the right hand side of the screen - thank you!


Please contact if you have any questions about this event. 



Event Information
Wednesday, Oct 3 2018 at 8:30am -
Thursday, Oct 4 2018 at 5:00pm [ iCal ]
45353 St. Georges Ave
Piney Point, MD 20674 USA
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