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LJA 19. Starptautiskā konference „Ūdens transports un infrastruktūra – 2017”


19thInternational Conference


Riga, April 20-21, 2017″


The main topic of the Conference is Vessel traffic today and tomorrow. 


Other topics covered by the Conference:


* Development of an automated ballast water treatment verification system utilizing fluorescein diacetate hydrolysis as a measure of treatment efficacy.

* The newly revised ISO 14001 environmental management system environmental aspect means

* Maritime transport and environment

* Port and maritime business today

* Ship construction, repair and operation

*General studies in higher education 

* Seafarers’ social security and work time quality

* Maritime law

* Other topical subjects related to maritime transport and ports

There are two modes of presentation planned for the Conference: oral and poster presentation. The results related to the presentation given at the Conference could be published in the journal Maritime Transport and Engineering issued by the Latvian Maritime Academy.

Conference language:  English

REGISTRATION FORM for each participants

Guidelines for writing an Abstract

Those who wants to print their articles in the Journal of Maritime Transport and Engineering, please observe certain formatting requirements, samples, review submission procedure etc. – find here

Maximum poster size: A1 (594mm x 841mm / 23.4” x 33.1”)

Important dates:

Registration by 21 March, 2017

Abstract submission by 7 March, 2017

Deadline for the paper submission 4 April, 2017

Conference dates            20-21 April, 2017


Registration feeFree

Publication 50 EUR, for publication in “Jornal of Maritime Transport and Engineering”.


More information:


INFORMATION for Participants

The Conference venue :

Swedbank Headquarters located in Balasta dambis 1a, Riga, Latvia.

Hotel (Recommended): „Islande Hotel

Address: Kipsalas street 20,

Riga, LV–1048, Latvia

Telephone: +371 67 608 000

Fax: +371 67 608 001


               Price per night (breakfast is included):

                Single room (SGL): 38 EUR

                Double room (DBL/TWN): 40 EUR

                Superior class room: 55 EUR

Reference for reservation: Latvian Maritime Academy-conference

– Contact person for reservation:

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