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Call for Papers Now Open!


  • About ISS 2023
  • Agenda
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  • Registration
  • Call for Papers

About Intelligent Ships Symposium 2023


The Intelligent Ships Symposium is a biennial naval engineering conference that offers technical presentations, expert panels, and networking opportunities to our community of professionals. The emphasis of this year's symposium will be on recent advances in Intelligent Systems and the challenges that lie ahead for the next generation of Intelligent ships.

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ISS 2023 Attendee Registration



2023 Intelligent Systems Symposium registration rates are as follows: Now thru 03/24/23 After 03/24/23
ASNE Members $575 $675
Join ASNE & Attend ISS
Register & Become an ASNE Member (Includes $96 Membership Dues) $671 $771
Young Professional (Under 30) (Includes $60 Membership Dues) $555 $655
Non-Member Attendees
Non-ASNE Members $695 $795
US Government Employees

Active Duty/Reservist Active Status (O-4 and above) and Gov. Civilians (All GS levels). No Contractors.

$150 $150
US Active-Duty Junior Offcers (O-1 to O-3), Chief Warrant Officers (CWO-1 to CWO-5), Enlisted (E-1 to E-9)

(US Government Active-Duty & Reservist Active Status)

$0 $0
Authors of Accepted Papers. Must be on agenda to present. $225 $225
Students, Full-time Undergrad $0 $0
Press - Credentialed Only- Register by emailing ASNEHQ@navalengineers.org. $0 $0

ASNE is excited to announce we now offer discounts on large group registrations!
(Restrictions apply – see below for details*)

     - Groups of 25-49 paid attendees: 10% discount
     - Groups or 50-99 paid attendees: 20% discount
     - Groups or 100-200 paid attendees: 25% discount
     - Groups over 200 paid attendeess: 33% discount

*Restriction: Discount does not apply to membership and cannot be combined with other offers.  All individuals must be registered for the same event at the applicable price point and on one invoice. $0 registrations are excluded from the group count for discount purposes.
For more information, and to get your group registered, please call 703-836-6727 or email ASNEHQ@navalengineers.org

Call for Papers is now OPEN! Please click here to submit

The American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE) 2023 Intelligent Ships Symposium is accepting abstract submissions for technical papers and presentations.

The Intelligent Ships Symposium is a biennial conference that brings the professional naval engineering community together in Philadelphia to present the latest technological advancements from keynote speakers, technical presentations and expert panels comprised of subject matter experts and leaders from academia, industry, and government. This collaborative event will focus on engineering advances in intelligent ship systems to improve the Navy’s warfighting advantage.

Potential paper topics include:

  • Cybersecurity / Information Assurance
  • Energy Storage
  • Integrated Power Systems
  • System Architectures
  • Automated Failure Recovery
  • Thermal Management
  • Modeling & Simulation (M&S)
  • Variable Speed Drives
  • Propulsion Systems
  • Auxiliary Shipboard Systems
  • Machinery Automation
  • Power Systems & Distribution
  • Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)
  • Modular Design
  • Maintenance (Condition-based, Robotics, etc.)
  • Control Systems & Control System Sustainment
  • Modernization Systems Engineering
  • Life Support & Ship Habitability Systems
  • Distance Support & Logistics Technologies
  • Systems Engineering

Abstract submission:

One page, 250 word maximum abstracts should be submitted in MS Word format or Adobe Acrobat as an attachment to an email to the ISS Technical Program Committee Chair (ISS@navalengineers.org). All papers must be cleared for public release (Distro A) or sent via encrypted email provided it does not contain controlled information above FOUO.

Abstracts must include:

  • Proposed Title
  • Authors’ Name(s) and Organization(s)
  • Written description in sufficient detail for review by the Papers Committee, including an introduction, outline of key points, and conclusions.
  • Abstract’s Primary Point of Contact:
    • Mailing address
    • Phone number
    • Email address

Important Dates:

  • January 25, 2023 - Abstracts Due
  • February 15, 2023 - Author Notification
  • March 25, 2023- Final Papers and Copyright Due (Access Copyright Form)
  • April 15, 2023 - Presentations & Biographies Due
  • April 25-27, 2023 (tentative) - Intelligent Ships Symposium