The Gulf of Mexico Conference (GoMCon) is scheduled for April 25-28, 2022 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. 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. Emphasizing the intersection of science and management across the Gulf Coast region, GoMCon will include sessions on themes that are important to ecosystem and community resilience as well as restoration and natural resource management.
Here are a few updates from conference organizers:
|Clinton Johnson will serve as a keynote speaker for the Gulf of Mexico Conference this April in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Mr. Johnson will focus on increasing collaboration among people and organizations to address common challenges across the Gulf of Mexico. He will share best practices that empower people, communities, and organizations to work in partnership and engage partners who are missing from the conversation. To learn more about Clinton, visit his Esri blog.|
|GoMCon will include over 360 presentations that serve to promote the intersection of science and management. Topics include living resources, habitat restoration, water and sediment management, policy, resilience, climate impacts, science education, and emerging issues. For more on this, take a look at GoMCon’s Session Themes.|
|GoMCon is requesting submissions for the 2022 Tools Café. Submissions are requested from any Gulf of Mexico stakeholder interested in sharing more about their online or paper-based tool(s). Submissions are due by COB on Monday, February 28, 2022. To apply, visit the Tools Café application page.|