CALL FOR PAPERS REMINDER – The 45th Annual Interferry Conference Call for Papers deadline is June 23. Potential speakers should send a 300-word abstract and brief biography to and Those selected will be notified by July 16 and are then required to submit their final draft presentations by August 13.

We are seeking insights on developments that will future-proof the ferry industry’s compliance, relevance and prosperity. Themed as The Future is Ferries – and in addition to the popular CEO roundtables – the conference will feature sessions on: solutions for GHG emissions reductions; innovative ship and shore design technologies; ferry safety and safety systems; attracting tomorrow’s customers; and supply chain logistics.

Note that the first-priority for speaking slots is allocated to Interferry members and conference sponsors, as determined by the merits of their respective submissions.

For the full Call for Papers announcement and complete conference information go to, and follow @InterferryOrg on Twitter and Interferry on LinkedIn.