SUT
Society for Underwater Technology

2 John Street, London, UK
Established: 1966
http://www.sut.org
Organisation type: Learned society
Geographical scope: Global
Member countries: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Malaysia, Norway, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States
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Organisation’s vision:

To further the scientific, engineering and technical capabilities that enable humankind to explore, protect and sustainably harvest the ocean for the benefit of society as a whole.

Organisation’s mission:

A multidisciplinary learned society that brings together organisations and individuals with a common interest in underwater technology, ocean science and offshore engineering.

Organisation’s objectives (if different from the Mission):

To promote the further understanding of the underwater environment and to encourage:
- Cross–fertilisation and dissemination of ideas, experience and information between workers in academic research, applied research and technology, industry and government.
- Development of techniques and tools to explore, study and exploit the oceans & sustainably manage use of resources in and beneath the oceans
- Further education of scientists and technologists to maintain high standards in marine science and technology.

Keywords

  • Education; Innovation; Exploration; Partnership

Activities

  • Ocean literacy/public outreach
  • Providing scientific advice for policy makers
  • Training scientists/technicians
SUT
has observer/participant/member status with
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO