A meeting of the National Section of Inland Navigation and Maritime Economy was held on 16th October 2018 at the Maritime University of Szczecin. The meeting was attended by 13 Section members.
A description of 220 exhibits connected with the maritime history of West Pomerania and water-related issues were presented during the meeting at the Maritime University of Szczecin by Piotr Kossobudzki, an expert of the KarekDesign-Neuron.edu consortium. The meeting was also attended by the Province Marshal, Olgierd Geblewicz, the MCN Director, Witold Jabłoński, Rector Wojciech Ślączka, DSc. Eng., Master Mariner, Professor of MUS and the Dean of the Faculty of Navigation, Paweł Zalewski, DSc. Eng., Chief Officer, Professor of MUS. The Dean is also the chairman of the MCN Programme Council.

We have signed a memorandum of cooperation with SekolahTinggi Ilmu Pelayaran - Maritime Higher Education Institute in Jakarta on board of Dar Młodzieży. The Maritime University of Szczecin was represented by the Vice Rector for Teaching, Agnieszka Deja, PhD. Eng.

The prototype of an autonomous vessel was created in the Department of Naval Architecture and Shipbuilding. The vessel model is 3.15 m long, 0.46 m wide and has the draught of 0.17 m.

Publications of the employees of the Faculty of Engineering and Economics of Transport in the Web of Science base distinguished with the HIGHLY CITED PAPER title. „Highly Cited Paper” is a list of leading world publications (only1%), which are the best and the most significant for development of a particular scientific discipline.
The Marshal of the West Pomerania Province, Olgierd Geblewicz and the Rector of the Maritime University of Szczecin, Wojciech Ślączka, DSc, Eng. Master Mariner, Professor of MUS, signed an agreement on co-financing of the construction of the Centre for Operation of Floating Objects (COFO) on 2nd October. The meeting was also attended by the MUS Chancellor, Andrzej Durajczyk.
The academic year inauguration ceremony of the Maritime University of Szczecin was held on 28th and 29th September.
During the visit of President Andrzej Duda in Australia, Polskie LNG signed an agreement on cooperation with the University of Western Australia, which is one of the most important LNG technology development centres in the world.
On September 25, we received a message from the Scientific Journals Evaluation Team of the Index Copernicus International, that based on the information submitted in our journal’s questionnaire Index Copernicus experts calculated Index Copernicus Value (ICV) for 2017: ICV 1017 = 100.00
The Choir of the Maritime University of Szczecin has invited the inhabitants of Szczecin to the fifth edition of the Joint Sounds project. This time, the special musical guests of the project were Micromusic, Skubas and Smolik. 
On 17th and 18th September, a meeting of the international EMMA project, organised by the Inland Navigation Office and the Northern Chamber of Commerce, was held at the Maritime University of Szczecin.

In the period of 10-14 September 2018, the 5th session of the Sub-Committee on the Carriage of Cargoes and Containers (CCC) was held at the headquarters in London.

The Maritime University of Szczecin has taken part again in the West Pomeranian Science Festival in our region. On Monday, 17th September, we prepared the following offer for primary and secondary school students from Szczecin and the surrounding area: navigation and manoeuvre simulations in the European LNG Training Centre, the ARPA and other simulators, processes occurring in ship engine rooms - in the Marine Power Plant Laboratory and Simulator, virtual reality and 3D print laboratories. The deck of Nawigator XXI was also opened for visitors!

The conference Green Cities - Green Logistics For Greener Cities - one of the most important events in the area of logistics – was held on 13th and 14th September at the Maritime University of Szczecin. The event was co-organised by the Maritime University of Szczecin, the Marshal's Office of the West Pomerania Province and the Central European Transport Corridor European Grouping of Territorial Cooperation as a part of the Low Carbon Logistics (LCL) project financed from the South Baltic Programme.

On 12th September, the inauguration meeting of the managing committee of the COST Action no. CA17105 entitled "A pan-European Network for Marine Renewable Energy with Focus on Wave Energy” (WECANet) was held in the office of the European Cooperation in Science and Technology Association in Brussels. The Maritime University of Szczecin was represented by Leszek Chybowski, PhD. Eng.,  an employee of the Institute of Marine Power Plant Operation of the Faculty of Marine Engineering.