FAST 2021
25-26 October 

Rhode Island Convention Center
Providence, RI

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Now a SNAME Event, FAST (International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation) is the premier global conference for high performance ships and craft and is of great interest to all who are engaged in researching, designing, building, and operating them.  The objective in FAST 2021 is to bring together experts from around the world to present/exchange knowledge and network around the most comprehensive and latest information available on high-performance vessels and their technology.

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Download the Call for Papers
deadline 15 March

*Note: upon paper acceptance, papers must be formatted per the FAST Paper Template here.  Additionally, all authors are required to complete and submit the FAST Author Agreement.  Failure to do so may affect ability to present your paper at the event.

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FAST 2021 will be co-located
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SNAME is an internationally recognized non-profit, technical, professional society of individual members serving the maritime and offshore industries and their suppliers. Founded in 1893, the Society comprises over 6,000 individuals throughout the world. Membership is open to all qualified applicants.