Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST)


The IMarEST is an international membership body and learned society that brings marine engineers, marine scientists and marine technologists together into one multi-disciplinary professional body. We work to provide opportunities for the exchange of ideas and practices and upholding the status, standards and expertise of marine professionals worldwide.

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Organizer & Principal Sponsor

QinetiQ is an expert in defence, aerospace and security. We employ more than 9,000 people worldwide, and our scientists and engineers solve some of the world’s most important problems. We offer high-end technical knowledge underpinned by world-class research and innovation.

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Principal Sponsor

Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) equips and supports the UK armed forces - including disposal, equipment and services ranging from ships, aircraft, vehicles and weapons, to electronic systems and information services. It also meets requirements including food, clothing medical supplies, maintenance and temporary accommodation, as well as operating HM Naval Bases and joint supply chain for land, sea and air.

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Babcock International

Gold Sponsor

Babcock International, the UK's leading engineering support services organisation. Defence, energy, telecommunications, transport and education are all sectors where Babcock can be found diligently behind the scenes, delivering critical support.

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Gold Sponsor

BAE Systems is a global defence, aerospace and security company employing around 83,100 people worldwide. Its wide-ranging products and services cover air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology, and support services.

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Supporting Organisation

Sea Cadets is a national youth charity, working with young people and giving them the training and support they need to be experience incredible water-based and land-based adventures.

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