From November 15-16, 2018, the Atlantic Canada Aerospace and Defence Association (ACADA) will host the MASS Conference (MASS18) at the St. John's Convention Centre.
MASS18 will once again focus on the challenges associated with both northern and maritime environments. The aim of the Government of Canada and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador supported international conference is to promote stakeholder collaboration, technological innovation, harsh environment research & development, and world-class education efforts that are contributing to various components of northern development. Building on the success of MASS17 coupled with the growing demands across stakeholders concerning maritime and arctic safety and security issues, and for which one entity cannot achieve solutions or policy responses in isolation.
The two day conference will draw a diverse group of speakers and attendees representing government, military, Canadian and U.S. Coast Guard, industry, academic leaders, Northern Leaders, research and other key stakeholders.
On behalf of the MASS18 organizing team, we look forward to seeing you in St. John's in November!