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The welcome reception, conference banquet and technical/cultural tours will be organized alongside the technical sessions by the local organizing committee.

Event date 25th - 28th September, 2024
Venue View Port Kure in Kure city, Japan
Event name The 37th Asian-Pacific Technical Exchange and Advisory Meeting on Marine Structures


The aim of TEAM Conference is to provide an opportunity for researchers and engineers in the field of ships and marine structures in Asian-Pacific region to exchange recent research results and new ideas, and to promote discussions of problems in design and production techniques of ships and marine structures.
All people who have already presented papers in previous TEAM conference or intend to present papers this time or in the future are welcome to attend the TEAM 2024 conference. All participants can enjoy the friendly atmosphere and enthusiastically exchange technical ideas of ships and marine structures in this TEAM conference.




The following honorable persons will give the keynote lecture at TEAM 2024 KURE Conference.


Lecture Title
Shinji Kaneko
Vice President, Hiroshima University

Lecture Title
Masahiko Fujikubo
Professor Emeritus, Osaka University and Hiroshima University

Lecture Title
Yukitaka Yasuzawa
Professor, Kyushu University


Registration Fee Each registration fee is:
  • 50,000 JPY for professional participants
  • 30,000 JPY for students
  • 20,000 JPY for accompanying persons
  • Abstract Submission:May 7, 2024 May 31, 2024
  • Notification of Abstract Acceptance:May 14, 2024 June 4, 2024
  • Preliminary Program:June 28, 2024 July 4, 2024
  • Submission of Full Papers:July 16, 2024
  • Notification of Full Paper Acceptance:July 23, 2024
  • Online Registration:Aug 6, 2024
  • ※The deadlines will be considered with Japan Standard Time (JST).
Official Language English
  • ・External and/or Internal Loads for Ships and Marine Structures
  • ・Structural Response of Ships and Marine Structures due to Linear/Non-Linear Wave Loads
  • ・Structural Performance of Ships and Marine Structures
  • ・Structural Design Criteria and/or Structural Design Method of Ships and Marine Structures
  • ・CAD/CAM/CIM in Shipbuilding
  • ・Digital Transformation in Maritime Industry
  • ・Production Technique of Ships and Marine Structures
  • ・Noise and Vibration Problems
  • ・Offshore Structures Problems
  • ・Marine Corrosion
  • ・Marine and Offshore Renewable Energies
  • ・Others


  • Entry Requirements To Japan

    Visa Information

    Each of all the visitors must have a valid passport to enter Japan. In addition, participants from certain countries require to have their visas. To confirm your requirements, please contact Japanese Embassy or Consulate nearest to your residential area, or visit the website of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan(

    Application of VISA Support System

    The visa support system is aimed for the convenience of the visa application procedure for the conference participants and the accompanying persons.
    1:Before your request or inquiry, you need to complete Online Registration.
    2:Please send email with your name and organization to the following e-mail address. (Secretariat: KUWON Inc.)
    Please kindly noted that we cannot guarantee that the documents we issue will allow you to travel.
    Deadline for application of VISA support system: 16th August, 2024

    Flow of Application

    flow of application
  • Accommodation

    The TEAM 2024 KURE Conference will be held in Kure City of Hiroshima, Japan.
    The following hotels are recommended for the participants.

    1. View Port Kure Hotel(Conference Venue)
    737-0046, 1-1-2 Nakadori, Kure, Hiroshima
    2. Kure Hankyu Hotel(4 mins walks to Conference Venue)
    737-0051, 1-1-1 Chuo, Kure City, Hiroshima
    3. Comfort Hotel Kure(3 mins walks to Conference Venue)
    737-0029, 2-38 Takara-machi, Kure City, Hiroshima
    4. Kure First Hotel(3 mins walks to Conference Venue)
    737-0046, 1-5-8 Nakadori, Kure, Hiroshima
    5. Kure Station Hotel(7 mins walks to Conference Venue)
    737-0051, 1-3-8 Central, Kure, Hiroshima
    6. Hotel Crecio Kure Hondori(13 mins walks to Conference Venue)
    737-0045, 3-4-10 Hondori, Kure, Hiroshima
    7. Kure Morisawa Hotel(15 mins walks to Conference Venue)
    737-0032, 15-22 Honmachi, Kure, Hiroshima


  • TEAM 2024 Organizations

    International Organizing Committee

    Prof. Hamada, K., (Chairman), Hiroshima University, Japan
    Prof. Chau, S.W., National Taiwan University, ROC
    Dr. Chien, D.H., Ho Chi Minh City University of Transport, Vietnam
    Prof. Choo, Y.S., National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Prof. Ergin, A., Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
    Prof. Guan, P.C., National Taiwan Ocean University, ROC
    Prof. Lee, Y.S., Hong-Ik University, South Korea
    Prof. Melchers, R.E., University of Newcastle, Australia
    Prof. Ogai, S.A., Maritime State University named after Admiral Nevelskoy, Russia
    Prof. Okada, T., Yokohama National University, Japan
    Prof. Song, H.C., Mokpo National University, South Korea
    Prof. Pei, Z.Y., Wuhan University of Technology, China
    Prof. Voyloshnikov, M.V., Maritime State University named after Admiral Nevelskoy, Russia
    Prof. Yanagihara, D., Kyushu University, Japan

    International Technical Committee

    Prof. Cui, W.C., Westlake University, China
    Prof. Fang, C.C., National Taiwan Ocean University, ROC
    Prof. Iijima, K., Osaka University, Japan
    Dr. Kitaev, M.V., Far Eastern Federal University, Russia
    Prof. Kulchin, Y.N., Far Eastern Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
    Dr. Ogai, A.S., Maritime State University named after Admiral Nevelskoy, Russia
    Prof. Shin, S.C., Pusan National University, South Korea
    Prof. Sohn, J.M., Pukyong National University, South Korea
    Dr. Takahashi, H., Nihon Shipyard Co., Ltd., Japan
    Prof. Wu, P.C., National Cheng Kung University, ROC
    Dr. Yildizdag, M.E., Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

    Local Organizing Committee

    Prof. Tanaka, S., (Chairman), Hiroshima University, Japan
    Prof. Htut, T.T., (Secretary), Hiroshima University, Japan
    Prof. Katagiri, K., Hiroshima University, Japan
    Prof. Shintaku, E., Hiroshima University, Japan
    Prof. Tanaka, Y., Hiroshma University, Japan
    Prof. Yamamoto, T., Hiroshima University, Japan
    Prof. Furuno, H., Nagasaki Institute of Applied Science, Japan
    Mr. Ando, S., Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Japan
    Mr. Egusa, H., Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Japan
    Mr. Shimoda, T., Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd., Japan
    Mr. Teraue, D., Nihon Shipyard Co., Ltd., Japan
    Mr. Uno Y., Shin Kurushima Dockyard Co., Ltd., Japan
    Dr. Yamatoki, S., Namura Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Japan

  • Previous TEAM Conferences

    Pre-TEAM Prof. M. Mano, Kinki Univ., Japan
    Mr. J.S. Moon, Hyundai H.I., South Korea
    TEAM I 24-25 July, 1987, Chungmu, South Korea (Mr.S.I.Hong)
    TEAM II 18-19 November, 1988, Kurashiki, Japan (Dr.K.Hattori)
    TEAM III 11-12 August, 1989, Ulsan, South Korea (Mr.S.K.Park)
    TEAM IV 6-8 September, 1990, Onomichi, Japan (Mr.H.Nishimura)
    TEAM V 30-31 August, 1991, Jangseungpo, South Korea (Mr.D.K.Park)
    TEAM VI 24-25 July, 1992, Kure, Japan (Prof.Y.Tomita)
    TEAM VII 15-17 July, 1993, Ulsan, South Korea (Prof.J.J.Kim)
    TEAM VIII 19-22 December, 1994, Taipei, ROC (Prof.C.S.Li)
    TEAM IX 24-27 July, 1995, Hiroshima, Japan (Prof.T.Yao)
    TEAM X 1-4 July, 1996, Pusan, South Korea (Prof.S.S.Kim)
    TEAM XI 16-18 December, 1997, Singapore (Prof.C.Y.Liu)
    TEAM XII 6-9 July, 1998, Kanazawa, Japan (Prof.Y.Hattori)
    TEAM XIII 18-21 October, 1999, Keelung, ROC (Prof.T.L.Chang)
    TEAM XIV 18-21 September, 2000, Vladivostok, Russia (Prof.G.P.Turmov)
    TEAM XV 15-18 October, 2001, Jochiwon, South Korea (Prof.K.N.Cho)
    TEAM XVI 21-23 May, 2002, Kobe, Japan (Prof.Y.Tomita)
    TEAM XVII 15-18 December, 2003, Tainan, ROC (Prof.C.F.Fung)
    TEAM XVIII 11-14 October, 2004, Vladivostok, Russia (Prof.G.P.Turmov)
    TEAM XIX 4-7 December, 2005, Singapore (Prof.Y.S.Choo)
    TEAM XX 15-18 October, 2006, Seoul, South Korea (Prof.C.D.Jang)
    TEAMXXI 10-13 September, 2007, Yokohama, Japan (Prof.M.Arai)
    TEAMXXII 6-9 October, 2008, Istanbul,Turkey (Prof.A.Ergin)
    TEAMXXIII 30 November-3 December, 2009, Kaohsiung, ROC (Prof.C.F.Hung)
    TEAM XXIV 23-26 August, 2010, Vladivostok, Russia (Prof.S.A.Orgay)
    TEAMXXV 23-26 September, 2011, Incheon, South Korea (Prof.K.S.Kim)
    TEAMXXVI 3-6 September, 2012, Fukuoka, Japan (Prof.T.Yoshikawa)
    TEAMXXVII 9-12 September, 2013, Keelung, Taiwan (Prof.J.H.Chen)
    TEAMXXVIII 13-16 October, 2014, Istanbul, Turkey (Prof.A.Ergin)
    TEAMXXIX 12-15 October, 2015, Vladivostok, Russia (Prof.S.A.Ogai)
    TEAMXXX 10-13 October, 2016, Mokpo, South Korea (Prof.H.A.Song)
    TEAMXXXI 25-28 September, 2017, Osaka, Japan (Prof.M.Fujiuko)
    TEAMXXXII 15-18 October, 2018, Wuhan, China (Prof.Z.Y.Pei)
    TEAMXXXIII 14-17 October, 2019, Tainan, Taiwan (Prof.J.M.Yang)
    TEAMXXXIV 6-8 December, 2020/21, Istanbul, Turkey (Online) (Prof.A.Ergin)
    TEAMXXXV 25-28 October, 2022, Vladivostok, Russia (Online) (Prof.S.A.Ogai)
    TEAMXXXVI 10-13 October, 2023, Busan, Korea (Prof.S.C.Shin)



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