International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers

The  ISOPE (International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers) was founded in 1989 as a tax-exempt, non-profit scientific and educational organization under U.S. IRS Code 501(c)(3). Its members come from 50 countries.  ISOPE activities cover a transactions journal and other publications, technical conferences and symposia, student scholarship and professional recognition programs, continuing education and international cooperation. Membership is open equally to all those with an active interest in promoting engineering and scientific progress in interdisciplinary fields in the offshore, ocean, Arctic, Antarctic, marine, energy (hydrocarbon and renewable), mineral resources, materials, environment, and related applied research and engineering.  The ISOPE encourages cooperation among continents and represents diversity in technical and regional interests.