The ScienceOnline Oceans panel discussion and opening social will take place from 6-10 P.M. Friday, October 11th at the Miami Science Museum. Bus transportation is provided to and from the Sonesta, and free parking is available at the museum for those who are driving. In addition to a theater and an event space adorned by the RSMAS Underwater Photography Contest , we have access to the museum’s SeaLab Coral Reef Restoration Facility.
The main sessions at the conference will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 12th at the University of Miami’s Whitten Learning Center, which contains state of the art classrooms and lecture theaters.
Field trips on Sunday, October 13th will take place throughout South Florida and the Keys, but will leave from (and return to) the Sonesta. Friday afternoon workshops will take place at the Sonesta.
Here is an overall map of the venues.