The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) Young Author Award will be presented at the World Dredging Congress and Exposition (WODCON) in June in Miami, Florida.
The annual Award is given to stimulate the promotion of new ideas and to encourage young people working in the dredging industry and related fields.
René Kolman, secretary general of IADC will give the Award to the winner on the last day of WODCON on 17 June, 2016.
Each year at selected conferences, the IADC grants awards for the best papers written by authors younger than 35 years of age.
The purpose of the IADC Award is “to stimulate the promotion of new ideas and encourage younger men and women in the dredging industry”.
The Conference Paper Committee is asked to recommend a prize-winner whose paper makes a significant contribution to the literature on dredging and related fields.