August 30, 2018

A nature Hike has been announced at this year's Shallow Survey conference kindly sponsored by the Nature Conservancy of Canada. This will be a great opportunity to take in some breath taking scenery and get some exercise. For more details and to register see here.


June 10, 2018

There are five days remaining to submit your abstract for this year's conference. Please refer below for further details on how to submit your abstract before the June 15, 2018 deadline.

May 16

We have had great response to our call for abstracts leading up to the May 15 deadline. We're happy to say our conference proceedings will deliver some exciting talks.

Due to several kind requests, we are extending our deadline for abstract until June 15 for those requiring a just little more time to prepare their submissions.

Please see the Program-Call for Papers section of our website for further details on how to submit your abstract.  


April 15, 2018

The Call for Abstracts is now open at,-,Call,for,Papers

An Abstract Submission template is available.  All abstract submissions must be made by e-mail to Kirk Regular or Paul Brett at no later than May 15, 2018. By submitting an abstract, the author agrees to its publication in the final program and on the Shallow Survey web site.

The committee will assess the proposals received and invite the selected authors/speakers to make their presentation at Shallow Survey 2018.

Important Dates:

May 15, 2018: Abstract submission deadline

June 15, 2018: Notification of acceptance/rejection of abstracts

October 1-3, 2018: Conference presentations


April 9, 2018

Call for Abstracts

The Call for Abstracts will open on Sunday, April 15, 2018.


Interested in becoming a sponsor for this year's conference?  We are currently have sponsorship opportunities available at the silver level and for refreshments breaks/lunch.  Visit our Sponsorship page for details on how your company can participate.

New Exhibitors

Our Exhibition space is now 50% sold and interest is high for this year's conference.  If you'd like to be an exhibitor, contact before July 1 to secure your early bird exhibitor rate. 

Visit our Exhibition page to see the latest companies joining our conference and how you can secure your booth.


Mar. 1, 2018

The Common Data Set is now available at for download.


Feb. 27, 2018

The Common Data Set will be released Thursday, March 1, 2018. Instructions on how to purchase the data will be posted shortly.

The Call for Papers will  open Sunday, April 15 - Tuesday, May 15, 2018.


Jan. 10, 2018

The exhibitor floor is filling up. SBG Systems has signed on to be in Booth 29. 


Jan. 9, 2018

Hypack will be exhibiting at Shallow Survey 2018 in Booth 12.   


Jan. 2, 2018

Happy New Year to everyone and to start the year off, we are welcoming a number of companies as our latest exhibitors to join us for Shallow Survey 2018.

Booth 13/14         Kongsberg         

Booth 25              Norbit US Ltd.    

Booth 26              Teledyne Caris   

Booth 28              Teledyne Reson  

Booth 30              AML Oceanographic


Dec. 7, 2017

Our friends at the Canadian Hydrographic Association and the Association of Canada Lands Surveyors will be holding their 2018 Joint Canadian Hydrographic and National Surveyors’ Conference March 26–29, 2018 at the Victoria Conference Center. Please visit their site for details on registration and as well as speaker and exhibitor opportunities.

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Dec. 5, 2017

We are pleased to announce Teledyne Caris has joined the Shallow Survey Conference as our Gold Sponsor.