About the contest

During the 8th edition of the NATCON Conference, a third edition of our Contest will be held, whose purpose is to choose three innovative papers presented on the Conference. The Contest Organizers are: the Polish Naval Academy, OBR CTM S.A. as well as the Gdansk International Fair Co., acting on the basis of an agreement dated 3 November 2011 on the common organization of the NATCON Conference. During the Contest three equivalent distinctions in the form of Crystal Lighthouses will be awarded.


Awarded participants of I edition of the competitions "Crystal Lighouse" 2014:

płk dr Waldemar SCHEFFS, Title: „Assumptions for marine system reconnaissance in activities about network-centric”;

dr inż. Przemysław POZAŃSKI i Mieczysław GRABOWSKI, Title„Pneumatic countermeasure system for terrorist threats from divers”;
kmdr por. Mirosław CHMIELIŃSKI, Szymon KUBISIAK, Mirosław GOŁYGA, Title„ Diagnosis of the technical condition of artillery barrels using the videoscope”.
Awarded participants of II edition of the competitions "Crystal Lighouse" 2016:

dr inż. Paweł POLAŃSKI i Franciszek SZARKOWSKI, Title: „Modern ship degaussing system for newly built vessels„

kmdr ppor. dr inż. Rafał MIĘTKIEWICZ, Title „Possible applications of USVs in polish Navy”
mjr dr inż. Paweł DOBRZYŃSKI, prof. dr hab. inż. Mirosław GERIGK, dr Stanisław LIPSKI, Bogdan MACHOWSKI, Title: “The concept of minature supercavity rocket-propelled torpedoes for manned and unmanned systems of naval combat”