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Science, policy and management: Working together for a sustainable Gulf of Mexico

Registration is open for our 2024 Gulf of Mexico Conference (#GOMCON) and right now, you can lock in your attendance at the early bird price of only $250.

GOMCON is scheduled for February 19-22, 2024, at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida. You don’t want to miss out on this premier event for Gulf of Mexico science, policy, and management!

  • Who: More than 1,000 of your fellow Gulf of Mexico-focused experts will attend including those working in state and federal government, academia, non-profits, and private sectors.
  • Why: To work together for a sustainable Gulf through science, policy, and management.
  • What: GOMCON will include sessions on themes that are important to ecosystem and community resilience as well as restoration and natural resource management.
  • History: GOMCON combines the annual Gulf of Mexico Alliance All Hands Meeting, the annual Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference, and the tri-annual State of the Gulf Summit. This is the second in-person GOMCON. The last GOMCON was held in 2022 in Baton Rouge, La.
  • Cost: Early-bird registration is available through Jan. 12, 2024, and is $250 for the entire four days. You may also register for Monday workshops ONLY for $50.

In addition, the call for abstracts will open soon.

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Please contact Becky Ginn at 228-547-4808 or  for information on sponsorship opportunities.