We are pleased to inform you that our quarterly Zeszyty Naukowe Akademii Morskiej w Szczecinie, Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin has been indexed in the Global Impact Factor (GIF) database.
The Safety Forum 2016 devoted to unmanned air and marine systems was held on 14.10.2016 in Szczecin. The organiser of the Forum was Nobilis MEDIA and the patronage over the event was taken by: the Vice Minister of National Defence Bartosz Kownacki, the Chairman of the National Defence Committee of the Polish Parliament Lower Chamber Michał Jach and the National Security Bureau in cooperation with the Multinational Corps Northeast. The Faculty of Navigation was represented in the Forum a staff member of the Institute of Geoinformatics, Grzegorz Stępień, PhD, Eng.
On 19.10.2016, a meeting of representatives of the Faculty of Navigation with the largest Szczecin geodetic companies was held in the Senate Hall of the Maritime University of Szczecin at the invitation of Paweł Zalewski, PhD, Eng. Professor of MUS. 
We are pleased to inform that our quarterly Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin has been indexed in a new database lunched in the year 2015 Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) in the Web of Science™ Core Collection of Thomson Reuters. We appreciate this award very much as well as the recognition of our commitment to continuous quality improvement of our quarterly. We are confident that presence in the ESCI will increase the international visibility and readership of the Journal.
Another International Scientific Conference "Transport of the 21st Century" was held in Arłamów in the period 30.08-02.09.2016.
We hereby inform, that the quarterly Zeszyty Naukowe Akademii Morskiej w Szczecinie, Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin following Decision No. 790/P-DUN /2016 of 17 June 2016 received funding for the years from 2016 to 2017 from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Poland for the activities of promoting science.
On 29th June 2016, the Council of the Faculty of Navigation of the Maritime University of Szczecin conferred the scientific degree of habilitated doctor in the field of technical sciences, discipline of transport to Wojciech Ślączka, PhD, Eng. from the Faculty of Navigation of the Maritime University of Szczecin.
On 24 June 2016, students of the Faculty of Navigation, field of study: "Geodesy and Cartography" (year 2012/2013) completed their studies.  
In 2015, the scientific and research team of employees from the Marine Traffic Engineering Centre developed an e-learning application for K-Bridge and K-Nav ECDIS systems for Konsberg Maritime AS. Information concerning this topic has been widely spread in the navigation environment by the popular magazine and website - Marine Electronics.
On 23rd March 2016, at the Faculty of Navigation Łukasz Lemieszewski, MSc successfully defended his doctoral dissertation in the field of technical sciences, discipline of transport, entitled "A Method of Detecting Spoofing of Global Satellite Navigation Systems in the Aspect of Transport Security". The dissertation was written under supervision of Professor Evgeny Ochin, PhD, Eng. from the Faculty of Navigation, Maritime Academy of Szczecin
The closing meeting of the project ESABALT (Enhanced Situational Awareness to Improve Maritime Safety in the Baltic) was held on 10 February 2016 in Helsinki, at the headquarters of the National Land Survey of Finland, organized by the Finish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI). The project has been carried out by partners from Finland, Sweden and Poland. The Maritime University of Szczecin is a project partner: a Navigation faculty team of scientists is headed by prof. Zbigniew Pietrzykowski.
On January 11, 2016, Director of the Institute of Marine Technologies Janusz Uriasz PhD. Eng., professor of the Maritime University was appointed a member of the Polish Accreditation Committee (PAK) for the 2016-2019 period.
On December 11th (Monday) 2015, experts of the National Sub-committee for human factor, vocational training and Watch-keeping responsibilities (HTW) held their fifth  meeting at the Centre for International Maritime Organization at Polski Rejestr Statków S.A.
This year, the Maritime University of Szczecin organised again workshops developing creative problem solving during the national Design Thinking Week 2015 organised under the auspices of the Top 500 Innovators Association, the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, the National Centre for Research and Development, the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development and the USA Embassy in Poland. The local patronage of the event was taken by the Rector of the Maritime Academy of Szczecin, Prof. DSc. PhD. Eng. Master Mariner Stanisław Gucma. Moreover, our local partners were the Scientific Journals of the Maritime University of Szczecin, the District Office in Police, the Regional Centre for Innovation and Technology Transfer of the West Pomeranian University of Technology, Business Link Szczecin as well as PGE Górnictwo i Energetyka Konwencjonalna S.A.
The 4th Forum on vocational education of surveyors and cartographers was held on 22nd October in Warsaw.