2015 Annual Conference

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2015 Annual Conference

Tampa Bay: Vision of the Past, Key to the Future

April 30-May 3, 2015
Tampa, FL

We’re looking forward to seeing you in Tampa for #FMSEA15!

Call for Presenters
The call for proposals is now over. If you have questions about your sessions date, time or location, please reference the Conference Program (document link above) or contact Ann Marie Shields: proposals@fmsea.org, 941-746-2121 ext. 1120

Registration
Registration is now closed. Limited on-site registration will be available for $190. Please email 2015@fmsea.org for additional information.

Early Registration Rate (before 3/27): $155 Annual Member/$130 Lifetime Member

Exhibitor Registration
Exhibitor questions? Please contact exhibitors@fmsea.org.

Field Experiences
Field experiences are the perfect opportunity to explore Florida’s natural areas and educational facilities with fellow marine enthusiasts. Participants are encouraged to sign up for these opportunities at the time of conference registration, as many experiences have minimums/maximums. FMSEA15 Field Experiences (PDF)

Conference Hotel
Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk
Single $149/Double $159/Triple $169/Quad $179 Valet only $10/night
(813) 223-2222 • mention “FMSEA” for discount rate
(EDIT: Please note that discounted rate ended on April 1)


Awards
Do you know someone who’s doing amazing work in marine science education? Nominate them for an Award!
John Beakley “Marine Science Educator of the Year” Award FMSEA Service Award

Elections
Do you want to become more involved with FMSEA? Join the FMSEA Board of Directors!
Positions up for Election this year:

  • President-Elect
  • Membership Secretary
  • NMEA Representative
  • Northeast Regional Director
  • East Central Regional Director
  • Southwest Regional Director
  • Southeast Regional Director