The Gulf of Mexico Conference (#GOMCON), is less than two weeks away. Now is the time to register (if you haven’t already) and to start planning your personalized event schedule. The full meeting program and personal meeting planner are now available on the conference website. You will also have easy access to the full online program at any time during the conference – just look for the QR code in the printed program and on conference signs.

With 32 scientific sessions featuring 415 talks, 130 posters and 25 tools to be featured at the Tuesday evening Tools Cafe, you can create a unique GOMCON experience. Don’t forget to add Monday workshops and Thursday’s Gulf of Mexico Alliance Team meetings to your itinerary.

Monday workshops open to all attendees include:

  • Seagrass monitoring workplan development
  • Offshore wind
  • Science + art collaborations
  • Exploring connectivity in the deep Gulf
  • Oyster restoration success criteria
  • Blue carbon research working group
  • Economic guidance for coastal management professionals
  • Offshore wind suitability modeling in ArcGIS
  • Offshore wind science entity planning
  • Designing living shorelines (includes a walk to a nearby living shoreline Tuesday during lunch)

Thursday Gulf of Mexico Alliance Team meetings:

  • Coastal Community Resilience
  • Data and Monitoring
  • Education and Engagement
  • Habitat Resources
  • Water Resources
  • Wildlife and Fisheries

Both the Monday workshops and Thursday Team meetings are open to all registered attendees and we encourage you to attend. Visit for the full list of Monday workshops, the concurrent session schedule schedule, and Tools Cafe participants.

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