MARINET is developing cooperation with Norwegian partners

The two-day Russian-Norwegian seminar on the development of cooperation in the field of civil shipbuilding, which was attended by representatives of more than 30 companies and organizations of the two countries, was hold on May 28-29, 2019 in Alesund (Norway). The main topics of the seminar were cooperation in the field of localization of solutions of Norwegian companies in Russia and cooperation in the field of innovation and high-tech solutions within the MARINET platform.

MARINET participants have presented their advanced solutions and projects, such as the e-Navigation pilot project (Kronstadt Technologies), Operational satellite services and analytics for the maritime industry (SCANEX),Integrated geophysical 3D mapping of seabed (Marine Innovations), Underwater positioning, navigation and communication (Laboratory of Underwater Communication and Navigation), (more…)

MARINET Meeting in P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology of the RAS on April 25

The next MARINET Meeting will be held on April 25, 2019 in P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The meeting will be open at 10:00, address: 36 Nakhimosky pr., Moscow (Main Hall Room).

The Agenda includes results and plans of the MARINET, organization of work to improve legislation, the center for import substitution, cooperation with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and review of the new projects applications.

For the registration at the meeting please use the link

All materails will be available at the MARINET web site.

Video broadcasting will be available at

Looking forward to meet you on April 25!

13th International Navigation Forum in Moscow Expo on 23-24 of April

The 13th International Navigation Forum will be held in Moscow on April 23-24. This the central event of year in the field of the use of satellite navigation technologies in the Russian Federation and EAEU countries.

The main purpose of the Forum is to inform international audience about state policies in the field of the development and use of GLONASS technologies, to analyze technology and market trends of the navigation industry, including perspective directions of different kinds of unmanned transport, to discuss a status and development prospects of products and services using navigation technologies, as well as opportunities for international collaboration and cooperation in the field of navigation activities. (more…)

MARINET Meeting on December 20 in Moscow, Agency for Strategic Initiatives

The next MARINET Meeting will be held in Agency for Strategic Initiatives on December 20, 2018. The meeting will be open at 12:00, address: Maly Konyushkovskiy Pereulok 2, Agency for Strategic Initiatives, Moscow (Main  Hallof ASI).

The Agenda will include report on MARINET results in 2018, revew of the new projects applications, plans for 2019 including new instruments and extension of MARINET activity to the commercial cooperation of its participants, changes in the MARINET management.

For the registration at the meeting please use the link you are attending ASI first time, please create your account at

Video broadcasting will be available at :…/UCAl3e53xiN9aFTzxGLjx4-Q/live

All materails will be available at the MARINET web site.

MARINET at the VI International Forum “Arctic Projects – Today and Tomorrow”

MARINET will participate in the in VI International Forum “Arctic Projects – Today and Tomorrow” held on October 18-19  in the city of Arkhangelsk.

MARINET participants will present own projects on October 18, and on October 19 the round table “Intercluster and interregional cooperation within the framework of MARINET” will be organized. During the round table, representatives of the MARINET, the Government of the Arkhangelsk Region, the regional shipbuilding cluster and regional enterprises will discuss the opportunities provided by MARINET for the regional shipbuilding development.

Within the thematic sessions of the forum, the results of several MARINET projects will be presented: MPAC-3D (Marine Innovations) – “New opportunities for the exploration of the seabed and engineering surveys”, (more…)

Join us at the MARINET Conference at SMM 2018, Hamburg

On September 5, within SMM-2018, the Industry Association MARINET in partnership with PortNews Media Group will host the conference on the most promising maritime high technologies. Manufacturers and developers of smart systems will openly discuss with shipowners and regulators the hottest industry topics: e-Navigation, unmanned shipping and maritime robotics. Another feature of the conference is participation of several Russian companies unveiling the most actual maritime developments in Russia.

The Marinet Conference programme:

Panel Battle #1: Digital navigation vs e-Navigation. 10:30-11:30, Osaka Hall
Is e-Navigation concept already outdated, even before its implementation? Should we talk about full-scale digital transformation of the maritime shipping and logistics as the real business demand driving the industry changes? (more…)

MARINET Conference at the International Far Eastern Maritime Show

On July 28, 2018 in Vladivistok (Russky Island) MARINET is hosting the International Conference within the International Far Eastern Maritime Show. The conference is dedicated to the international cooperation and promotion of high technologies for the maritime industry, development of links between high tech companies, scientific and educational centers of Asia Pacific region as well as other countries.

The conference will be open at 10:00 in the Morskoy ConferenceRoom (the building B of the International Far Eastern Maritime Show). Registration is open from 9:00.

The conference program is available at the International Far Eastern Maritime Show web site. It includes four sections and the open meeting of the Far Eastern MARINET working group: (more…)

EcoWave: the unique expedition on a solar-powered vessel has began

May 19, 2018 in St. Petersburg the EcoWave (Ecowolna) expedition – the scientific and technical festival has began. The expedition is held within the framework of MARINET’s project “Engineering Competitions”. The solar powered catamaran departed from St. Petersburg on the route Veliky Novgorod – Moscow – Astrakhan. From the Baltic to the Caspian Sea along the rivers Neva, Oka, Volga, the catamaran will pass more than 5000 kilometers through 20 regions of Russia within 90 days.

This project is aimed at the development of the high-tech water transport, which can be launched into mass production soon. Also, it opens the scientific and creative potential of young specialists involved in the project. And during the expedition the members will provide several researches and will gather valuable scientific data. (more…)

MARINET Meeting in Nizhny Novgorod, May 17

May 17, 2018 in Nizhny Novgorod the MARINET will arrange its next meeting.  The meeting will be open at 12:00 in the Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University named after R.E. Alekseev at the address: 24 Minin street, Nizhny Novgorod (Conference Hall of the Academic Council of the NSTU).

This is the second MARINET meeting in Nizhny Novgorod, it is held on the initiative of the Privolzhsky project office of MARINET. Therefore, special attention will be paid to the regional topics: regional projects, as well as cooperation within the framework of the Nizhny Novgorod shipbuilding cluster and the establishment of the MARINET Caspian Center.

Also, the participants of the meeting will be able to visit “Akvarobofest”, the open city competition on robotic water games organized by the Nizhny Novgorod Children’s River Shipping Company on the same day at the NSTU.

We will be happy to see you in NSTU at 11:00 AM, when the “Akvarobofest” competition begins and the registration for the meeting will be open. Also for the registration you can use the link

MARINET Meeting on February 6 in the Federal Marine and River Transport Agency

Next MARINET Meeting will be held in Federal Marine and River Transport Agency on the 6th February 2018. The meeting will be open at 12:00, address: Petrovka 3/6, Moscow.

Please take into account that due to access order in FMRTA it is required to register in advance to participate in the meeting. For registration use the following link

The Agenda will include new MARINET projects, changes in projects funding, new educational program in Sirius and new opportunity for the international business development by REC – the information about the last topic is available at (for registered users only).