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eVents & annOUnCeMents June 13-15, 2016 cip-aSa Training Seminar miami, fl the inter-american committee on ports (cip) of the organization of american states (oas) in partnership with the american salvage association (asa) will be holding a workshop with senior port authority officials from the 34 member countries, asa members, and cip staff. Experts from the salvage, wreck removal, marine firefighting and environmental response communities will present best practices, case studies and lessons learned over a three day event. June 21-23, 2016 clean pacific seattle, Wa clEan pacific is designed to bring together stakeholders in spill prevention and response from government, environmental, emergency planning and emergency response industries to discuss lessons-learned, hear best practices, and view new products and solutions from a wide-variety of companies. the 2016 conference agenda covers spill prevention and response for marine, inland waterways, rail and pipeline and is broken out into three tracks: planning and preparedness, prevention, and response and recovery. november 1, 2016 aSa annual meeting tampa, fl tampa marriott 20 * Soundings spring 2016 asa edUCatiOn COMMittee november 1-5 2016 Sname maritime convention Bellevue, Wa if your company provides products and services for any facet of the maritime industry, you need to participate in the professional event of the year. sign up to be an Exhibitor at the 2016 snamE maritime convention. november 1-3, 2016 clean GUlf tampa convention center, tampa fl inland. offshore. coastal. solutions for spill preparedness and response                        the need to be prepared for a spill isn't an option it's a necessity.  clEan gUlf is the only event that brings together the entire spill response community, including state and federal regulators, to establish and build the relationships you need in place before an incident on water or land occurs. it's a way to come together with all the people you work closely with on a response and connect with those who will play a role in future incidents. the importance of maintaining these relationships will always remain crucial so clEan gUlf continues to be an important event for industry and government to attend in 2016. november 30 - December 2, 2016 The International Workboat Show new orleans, la the WorkBoat show is the one place to work face to face with your suppliers, learn about new products, and discover the latest innovations across the industry from the people bringing them to life. ● the american salvage association's (asa) Education committee is committed to promoting general maritime industry interest with a focus on marine salvage, and to help develop maritime industry expertise through interactive experience with asa salvage professionals. the committee's goal is to support career development in all maritime disciplines inclusive of, but not limited to, the development of both licensed and unlicensed seafarers, encouragement for licensed officers to reach senior officer status and to gain experience at sea. for non-seafarers, the promotion of math, sciences, engineering, naval architecture, diving, environmental sciences, robotics, marine insurance, maritime law, ocean engineering, accounting, logistics, and other related fields is a focus of the committee. asa's Education committee has also established a charter membership in asa (see application, attached), at no charge, for students under the age of 30 to allow for networking opportunities within industry, internships, and attendance at industry events. membership for students and young industry professionals is complimentary. the asa Education committee has also created a foundation and scholarship fund that assists students pursuing goals that are consistent with the goals of the committee in furthering their education. for more information and to submit a charter member application, please visit ●

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Soundings - Spring 2016

ASA President’s Report
The Search for Oil Spill Data
The Crisk Initiative
ASA-CIP to Co-Host Joint Seminar
Events & Announcements
Meet the ASA Membership
Index of Advertisers/

Soundings - Spring 2016