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PACON International is a non-profit, tax-exempt, scientific organization dedicated to the sharing of scientific and technological information among Pacific maritime nations. 

The organization was created following two successful Congresses (PACON 84 and PACON 86, both in Honolulu). Each of the two congresses attracted more than 250 registrants from a dozen nations. Since then, PACON has expanded and become an organization of international repute. Due to several requests from PACON Chapters to hold congresses/symposia, the Board of Directors approved a 3-day Regional Symposium in the odd years between the biennial congress. The first Regional Symposium was convened in Beijing, China in 1993. To simplify the name of our congresses and regional symposia, the meetings