2022 RTCM 75th Annual Assembly & Conference

RTCM - Celebrating 75 Years as

the Beacon for Maritime Radio Communications and Navigation

09-10 May 2022 - Tampa, FL

About the 2022 Conference

RTCM’s Annual Assembly and Conference 2022 will be held from, May 9th – 13th in the heart of the vibrant port of Tampa at The Florida Aquarium.  The Annual Assembly is open to both members and non-members and will provide sessions related to Maritime Communications, Search and Rescue, Regulatory Updates, Global Initiatives, Special Committee Reports, and a celebration of our 75th year of continuous operation on Tuesday, May 10th

The heart of the program includes two days of presentations on May 9th and 10th made by key stakeholders, including U.S. government agency representatives, including the U.S. Coast Guard and Federal Communications Commission, International Regulatory experts, technology experts, member organizations.  This annual meeting provides all participants the opportunity to interact with senior officials in government, key decision makers in the industry and representatives from standards making organizations from around the world.  We will also host the spring meeting of the GMDSS Task Force on May 11th and the NOAA Beacon Manufacturer Workshop on May 13th

For those interested in digitalization in the maritime community with a focus on activity in North America, you may stay for the Digital@Sea North America Conference on May 11th and 12th (  You may register for either event separately or for the combined event at a discount. 

You should attend for the week to learn about the upcoming changes in maritime communications and navigation that will impact you and your way of operating.

The Florida Aquarium is ideally suited for hosting our meeting and available for tours by you and your guest.  We’ve arranged for near-by, superb and discounted accommodations.  We’ll have a full, enjoyable, and informative program with many opportunities for informal exchanges during the program, meal breaks, and a reception with exhibitors and sponsors.