Claude Brancart (U.S.A.)
Status and Trends in AUV Technology

Hajimu Kinoshita (JAMSTEC, Japan)
Deep sea research efforts of Japan focused on oceanic lithosphere dynamics

Barbara S. Moore(U.S.A.) (Director, National Undersea Research Program, NOAA, USA)
Trends in Undersea Science and Technology in the United States
An overview of key undersea research in the United States today and the technology available to address these important issues.

Anatoly M. Sagalevitch (Russia)
Experience of the Use of Manned Submersibles in P. P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology RAS