PIANC World Congress

34th PIANC World Congress Panama City, Panama, 7-11 May 2018

Every four years, a Congress, open to all, is held in one of the member countries for the presentation and discussion of paper on subjects of current significance to waterways and maritime interests. These Congresses are particularly valuable for the exchange of knowledge and opinions for participants of all ages. They are organised in two Sections – Section I for Inland Navigation and Section II for Maritime Navigation. 

Dates and Venues of Congresses since 1949

1949

Lisbon

1953

Rome 

1957

London 

1961

Baltimore 

1965

Stockholm

1969

Paris 

1973

Ottawa 

1977

Leningrad 

1981

Edinburgh 

1985

Brussels 

1990

Osaka 

1994

Seville 

1998

The Hague  

2002

Sydney  

2006

Estoril  

2010

Liverpool

2014

San Francisco