1.     Prof. Satoshi Takewaka, Tsukuba University, Japan: “Recent coastal remote sensing research in Japan”.

2.     Prof. Bin, Dalian University of Technology, China: “Nonlinear Wave Diffraction and Loads on Coastal and Marine Structures”.

3.     Prof. Changhoon Lee, Sejong University, Korea: “Internal generation of waves in water wave models”.

4.     Prof. Changsheng​ Chen, Montgomery Charter Chair Professor, University of Massachusetts, USA: A View on Critical Issues on Estuarine and Coastal Modeling:  Estuarine-Coastal Interactions and Multi-scale Coupling.

5.     Prof. Schüttrumpf, Holger, RWTH Aachen University, Germany: "Nature based solutions in coastal research – A new challenge for coastal engineers?".

6.     Prof. Marcel J.F. Stive, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands “Innovative Vietnamese research on Mekong deltaic coastal processes.