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Professional Conferences and Workshops

Coastal GeoTools

Charleston, South Carolina
February 6-9, 2023

Coastal GeoTools aims to link people, place, information, and technology. The 2023 conference will focus on tribal and Indigenous communities, with presentations on tribal needs, using geospatial technology to address coastal issues, and engagement strategies for working with tribal communities.

Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM)

Raleigh, North Carolina
May 7-11, 2023

The 47th annual ASFPM conference connects floodplain managers with industry experts. Sessions will feature all aspects of flooding and floodplain management, including models and mapping, mitigation, social justice, risk communication, and stormwater and urban flooding.

Blue Carbon Law Symposium

Athens, GA
May 17-18, 2023

The first S.C. Sea Grant Consortium Blue Carbon Law Symposium will convene legal scholars, ESG investors, conservation finance and carbon registry specialists, coastal and marine decision-makers, and scientists to co-create a whole-field understanding of the role and opportunity for coastal blue carbon investment.