MAD Coastal Career Development Workshop: January 10, 2019 in Washington, DC

Date: Thursday, January 10, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: Executive Room, Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert St,NW, Washington, DC 20008

As part of the “Margaret A. Davidson Coastal Career Development Program,” The Coastal Society (TCS) is organizing a full-day workshop to provide valuable skills and information to the next generation of coastal practitioners. The Coastal Society and the Women’s Aquatic Network will host the workshop at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, D.C. on January 10, 2019 in conjunction with the NCSE Annual Conference. 

Please note that this is not a part of the NCSE Annual Conference and a separate registration is required. You do not need to attend the NCSE Annual Conference to attend this workshop. However, TCS members who would like to attend both the MAD workshop and  the NCSE Annual Conference are eligible for a 14% discount on NCSE registration. To take advantage of this special offer, please visit and enter the discount code NCSECoastal at checkout. 

All registration rates cover the cost of the event and support the Margaret A. Davidson Coastal Career Development Program.  Registration includes coffee and refreshments during designated networking breaks. Lunch is on you own; a list of nearby restaurants will be provided to registered participants.

For questions about registration, contact:

Draft Agenda

Spend time with Speakers and Mentors from the following organizations:
Office of Ocean and Coastal Management
Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Alice Ferguson Foundation
National Aquarium
NOAA Marine Debris Program
NOAA Office for Coastal Management  
NOAA Office of Education
Coastal States Organization 
Restore America’s Estuaries 
US Naval Academy 
American Geophysical Union  




We thank our Sponsors and Partners:

Women’s Aquatic Network


Questions or inquiries about sponsoring the event may be sent to: