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We Will Be There!

Our Ocean 2020
August 2020 - Republic of Palau

World Conservation Congress 2020                                                                         
June 11–19, 2020―Marseille, France

International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC 6) 2020                                                                          
August 21–27, 2020―Kiel, Germany

International Marine Protected Area Congress (IMPAC 5) 2021
September 16 – October 1, 2021―Vancouver, Canada


We Were There!

Our Ocean 2019
October 23–24, 2018―Oslo, Norway
Our President Dr. Lance Morgan presented the 2019 Blue Park Award Winners at the conference.

Our Ocean 2018
October 29-30, 2018―Bali, Indonesia
Our President Dr. Lance Morgan and Global Ocean Refuge Systems Director Dr. Sarah Hameed will present the 2018 Global Ocean Refuge Awards at the conference.

The International Marine Conservation Congress 2018 (IMCC5)
June 2018―Kuching, Malaysia
Board Chair Dr. David Johns and President Dr. Lance Morgan will be in attendance, with Dr. Johns co-leading in the Mapping Priority Areas for Marine Conservation Session at 12:00pm on Monday, June 25, 2018.

MPA Standards Workshop 
April 16-17, 2018―Washington, D.C.
President Lance Morgan, Conservation Scientist Beth Pike, and Conservation Analyst Russell Moffitt will be in attendance.

IUCN Protected Areas Meeting
January 29 - February 1, 2018―Washington, D.C.
President Dr. Lance Morgan presented on the need for better MPA standards and stronger ocean protection.

Our Ocean
October 5-6, 2017―Malta
Director of Development Carolina Dratva and Global Ocean Refuge System Ambassador Sebastian Nicholls attended.

September 4-8, 2017―Coquimbo, Chile
President Lance Morgan, Beth Pike, and Russell Moffitt were in attendance.

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