Call for Papers

ISOPE holds various international conference, specialty and regional symposiums and exhibitions on ocean, Arctic and energy every year and every other year, respectively. These ISOPE international forums have been supported by the engineers, managers and academia: They come each year to present and share new challenges and solutions in ocean, offshore and polar engineering with others. The Conference papers are all peer-reviewed and revised prior to the final acceptance in the Conference proceedings. Proceedings are indexed by Engineering Index, Compendex, Scopus, Web of Science, Chemical Abstracts and more.

Prospective author is invited to submit an abstract online or by email to:


ISOPE-2018 Sapporo, Japan June 10 15, 2018

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ISOPE-2017 San Francisco, California, USA June 25 - 30, 2017

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12th PACOMS-2016, Gold Coast / Brisbane, Australia, October 4-7, 2016 
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ISOPE-2016 Rhodes (Rodos), Greece June 26 - July 2, 2016

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ISOPE-2015 Hawaii, Kona, Big Island, USA, June 21-26, 2015.


11th PACOMS-2014, Shanghai, Oct. 12-16 

ISOPE-2014, Busan, Korea, June 15-20, 2014.

ISOPE-2013, Anchorage, Alaska, June 30 - July 4


10th PACOMS-2012, Vladivostok, Oct. 3-5 

ISOPE-2012, Rhodes (Rodos), Greece, June 17-23

ISOPE-2011, Maui, Hawaii, USA, June 19-24


ISOPE PACOMS-2010, Busan, Nov. 14-17

2nd ISOPE FERT-2010, Beijing, China, June 20-26


ISOPE-2010, Beijing, China, June 20-26

      ISOPE OMS-2009, Chennai, India, September 20 - 24


ISOPE IIT-2009, Osaka, Japan, June 21-26


ISOPE SLOSHING-2009, Osaka, Japan, June 21-26


ISOPE SBD-2009, Osaka, Japan, June 21-26


ISOPE-2009, Osaka, Japan, June 21-26


2nd ISOPE FERT-2009, Osaka, Japan, June 21-26


ISOPE FER-2008, Vancouver, Canada, July 6 -11


ISOPE SBD-2008, Vancouver, Canada, July 6 -11


ISOPE PACOMS-2008, Bangkok, Thailand, November 10-13, 2008


ISOPE-2008, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, July 6 - 11


ISOPE-2007, Lisbon, Portugal, July 1 - 6


ISOPE OMS-2007, Lisbon, Portugal July 1 - 6


ISOPE SBD-2007, Lisbon, Portugal July 1 - 6


ISOPE NANOS-2007, Lisbon, Portugal July 1 - 6


ISOPE PACOMS-2006, Dalian, China, September 17-20, 2006

ISOPE-2006, San Francisco, California, USA, May 28 - June 2


ISOPE-2005, Seoul, Korea, June 19-24


ISOPE OMS-2005, Changsha, Hunan, China, October 10-13, 2005


 ISOPE PACOMS-2004, Vladivostok, Russia, September 12-16, 2004




All papers will be rigorously peer-reviewed prior to acceptance.  The accepted papers will be included in the Symposium proceedings, which will be available during the Symposium and later for worldwide distribution. Papers of archival value will be considered for further review for possible publication in the International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering.


Technical visits, social events and sightseeing tours and isope group accommodation package are arranged.