As part of the “Margaret A. Davidson Coastal Career Development Program,” The Coastal Society 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.

Advanced registration for the workshop is required, please register here.  Discounts are available for recent graduates (graduated within the past two years) and members of The Coastal Society (TCS) or the Women’s Aquatic Network (WAN).

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.

To learn more and to register, visit

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.