Here you will find the latest news from the organizing team about the 14th IALA Symposium.

Mar 18

14th IALA Symposium is postponed

Due to the current COVID-19 crisis, The Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management and IALA regrettably announce that the 14th IALA Symposium and all activities planned for 24 – 29 May 2020 will unfortunately have to be postponed. As a result, we have started looking for an alternative date... read more →
Mar 04

Special one-day tickets available!

Interested in the IALA Symposium, but can't you be present for the full 5 days? From now on it is possible to buy a one-day IALA Symposium ticket. Very useful if you only want to know more about a specific session or topic and meet the specific experts. A one-day... read more →
Mar 04

In conversation with:

Francis Zachariae, IALA Secretary-General/ Secrétaire Général. According to Francis Zachariae, the 14th IALA Symposium in Rotterdam provides an ideal, global forum for review and discussion among peers engaged in a dynamic maritime traffic domain. In our conversation with him, he gives the maritime participant a glimpse into this combined VTS-ENAV... read more →
Mar 04

Postillon Convention Centre, WTC Rotterdam

Top notch venue in the vibrant city of Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The story of the city, the bombardment in World War II and reconstruction after the liberation in 1945 , and the drive to innovate that locals still use today to shape their city all make Rotterdam a fascinating place... read more →
Jan 23

5-day programme right in the bustling heart of Rotterdam

Offering a unique place for networking The 5-day IALA Symposium will provide a unique place for networking during the various events and sessions in the heart of the city, the Postillion Convention Centre (WTC Rotterdam) in Rotterdam. Plenary sessions with international high-level speakers and experts, poster programmes and 11 theme... read more →
Jan 23

Sponsor Saab

Showcasing their latest innovations at the 14th IALA Symposium As the maritime world undergoes changes in working environment and regulations, competent authorities need solutions that have the flexibility to easily deal with this. As a long standing member of IALA, we at Saab understand how constant change affects the work... read more →
Jan 10
IALA Symposium 2020

14th IALA Symposium

Enhanced Maritime Safety and Efficiency by Connectivity Since 1972 the IALA VTS Symposium was successfully organized 13 times in a row and the event contributed directly through the combination of international sharing of expertise and output/recommendations to the modernization process of VTS. Therefore the 14th  IALA Symposium in 2020 will... read more →
Jan 10

Registration now open

The Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management together with IALA and the City of Rotterdam are the host organizations for the 14th IALA Symposium from 25 – 29 May 2020 in the Postillion Convention Centre (WTC Rotterdam) in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Registration for the IALA 14th Symposium is open. This... read more →