CEDA Dredging Days 2019

Dredging Days

Info for Authors

7-8 November 2019. Ahoy, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

CEDA Dredging Days 2019 papers must be original and should not have been published or offered for publication elsewhere. Purely promotional text will not be accepted. Authors must assign all copyrights of the accepted papers to CEDA. Prospective authors are invited to submit titles and abstracts (maximum 300 words) of papers, by 11 January 2019, to be considered for the conference.

The abstracts must be submitted online (available soon). Please use the abstract guidelines available on this website.

The Technical Papers Committee will assess the abstracts. Authors will be informed whether or not their abstract has been selected for the conference by 1 February 2019. Invited authors will be required to submit a draft paper (4000 – 6000 words) by 1 April 2019. All draft manuscripts will be reviewed for quality, correctness, originality and relevance. Reviewers’ comments will be sent to the authors by 1 May 2019. Final papers are due by 27 September 2019.

The submission of a paper, and our acceptance of it, implies that one or more of the authors will register for the conference, pay the appropriate fee(s) and present the paper in English. If the registration fee is not paid at the time of the submission of the draft manuscript, the paper will be withdrawn from the programme and will not appear in the conference proceedings. Presenting authors will have 20 minutes to present their paper. An additional 2 minutes will be available for a brief discussion.


The International Association of Dredging Companies’ Young Authors Award will be presented, to an author under 35 years of age, for the best conference paper.


This dedicated session, within the technical programme, is part of CEDA’s continued support of young professionals. University and college students, and young professionals are invited to submit abstracts of papers for the Academic Session on any subject matter related to dredging.


All papers received by 27 September 2019 will be included in the conference proceedings. The proceedings will be distributed to all registered delegates at the start of the conference and added to CEDA’s digital library of proceedings on the website.


English will be the official language of the conference.

Last update: 19 November 2018