This year’s official conference program, available on stateofthecoast.org, is the largest and most comprehensive array of topics ever assembled regarding the Louisiana coast. State of the Coast 2012 expands from 66 presentations in 2010 to 116 presentations this year. Our 2012 program covers a wide spectrum of the most critical issues facing the Louisiana coast, making State of the Coast 2012 a can’t-miss opportunity to hear the very latest ideas, research and methods affecting our coastal future. View the complete program here.
Early Bird Registration Closes Monday – Save $50 on Admission!
State of the Coast 2012 is committed to offering a robust, comprehensive conference at an easily affordable price. Our early bird registration price of only $200 continues until Monday, April 30. Afterwards, admission is $250. Your registration includes entry into all our daily sessions and events, lunches, breaks and snacks, and a special opening-night reception sponsored by Hesco! This is an incredible value for a three-day conference in one of the world’s most exciting cities, New Orleans. Take advantage of our early-bird registration price by signing up today!
Student Scholarships Available for State of the Coast 2012
State of the Coast 2012 is a conference about the future of our coast, and we believe in supporting tomorrow’s leaders in coastal restoration. We are offering 15 scholarships for college students (undergraduate and graduate) who wish to attend this summer’s conference in New Orleans. This is a valuable opportunity for students to interact with coastal professionals in a number of disciplines and learn about the very latest innovations in coastal restoration. Scholarships cover admission to conference and all events and meals offered by State of the Coast 2012. Scholarship applications are available on our website. Be sure to spread the word about this great opportunity for students!
Sponsors and Exhibitors Welcome at State of the Coast 2012
We are very pleased to announce that Hesco is our lead sponsor for our welcoming reception on Monday, June 25, 2012. There are many ways to get involved with State of the Coast 2012 as a sponsor, allowing interaction and networking between your company and hundreds of coastal stakeholders at the conference. Sponsorship is a great way to reach this valuable target audience. Our sponsors receive complimentary registrations according to level of sponsorship, as well as exhibit booth space in our main conference hall. For more information about becoming a sponsor of State of the Coast 2012, click here. We look forward to adding you to our current list of sponsors!
Exhibitors are signing up quickly as well. Your organization’s exhibit at State of the Coast 2012 provides you with a complimentary registration for the conference and the valuable opportunity to put your organization’s best foot forward before an engaged and interested audience of hundreds. For more information about becoming a State of the Coast 2012 exhibitor, click here.
Certain State of the Coast Sessions May Qualify for Professional Development Hours
One more advantage to attending State of the Coast 2012… many of our session topics may be eligible for professional development credit hours for teachers or engineers. This is a great opportunity to advance your career by taking advantage of continuing education in the exciting and engaging atmosphere of State of the Coast 2012! To view our program topics, visit the State of the Coast website.
For more information on State of the Coast 2012, visit www.stateofthecoast.org or call 1-888-LA-COAST.
State of the Coast 2012
June 25 – 27, 2012
Morial Convention Center, New Orleans
www.stateofthecoast.org, (888) LA-COAST