Annual General Meeting of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (ImarEST)
Annual General Meeting of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), as well as the meeting of European Council division of the above-mentioned Institute were held in London (UK) from 10 to 15 March, 2015. Discussion of the Institute's Departments functioning as well as the involvement of young scientists into the ranks of this institution were the main objectives of these meetings. S.A. Karianskyi, (Deputy Chairman of Odessa Branch, Dean of Automation Faculty of ONMA) and M.V. Chesnokova (Head of International and Economic Cooperation Department) represented Odessa Branch of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology.
Moreover, the issues of further cooperation between Odessa Branch and ImarEST, United Kingdom (process change of entrance into the Institute's membership, membership fees, use of electronic library, new opportunities for cooperation between ONMA and ImarEST) were discussed during the meeting.
IMarEST 112th Annual Dinner, which was attended by 480 guests from more than 15 countries was held at Londonís Guildhall on March 13. Donation of more than $1,500 was collected for the Charity Guild to support people connected with the maritime community, members of their families, who need it.
ONMA representatives visited the International Maritime Employers' Council (IMEC) and discussed further cooperation between ONMA and IMEC during their visit to the United Kingdom on March 12..
S.A. Karianskyi, Deputy Chairman of Odessa Branch of ImarEST, Dean of Automation Faculty of ONMA