September 25 – 27. National Waterways Conference annual meeting, The Westin, Savannah, Georgia. Details to be announced. Contact Carole Wright, president, National Waterways Conference, 1100 N. Glebe Road, Suite 1010, Arlington, VA 22201; phone: 703-224-8007; website: waterways.org
September 25 – 27. 57th FSBPA (Florida Shore and Beach Preservation Association) Annual Conference, Delray Beach Marriott, Delray Beach, Florida. Contact the organization at: PO Box 13146, Tallahassee FL 32317-3146; Phone: 850-906-9227; fax: 850-201-6782; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Website: fsbpa.com
October 9-11. International WorkBoat Show, New Orleans Morial Convention Center Halls B, C, D, E and F, New Orleans, Louisiana. Contact Bob Callahan, show director, phone: 207-842-5592; email: email@example.com; website: www.workboatshow.com
October 22 -24. HYPACK® Single Beam Training and Sidescan Training, The Springhill Suites, Savannah, Georgia. Hotel reservations: 912-629-5300; conference registration: Christine or Lourdes, email: firstname.lastname@example.org; phone: 860-635-1500.
October 22-25, “Responding to Waves of Change” American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) conference, Isla Grand Resort, South Padre Island, Texas. Contact Harry Simmons, president, phone: 910-200-7867; email: president @asbpa.org; website: www.asbpa.org
October 23 – 25. Pacific Chapter meeting, Western Dredging Association, Renaissance Hotel Long Beach, California. Contact: Nick Buhbe, program director, email@example.com; www.westerndredging.org, click on “Pacific Chapter” under “Regional Chapters”.
November 14 and 15. “Partnering Creates Possibilities”, forum on early contractor involvement, Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Co-sponsored by IADC and EADA. Contact Jurgen Dhollander, Project Manager, International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC), phone: +31 (0)70 352 3334; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 21 – 22. AIWA 2013, annual meeting of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway Association, Francis Marion Hotel, 387 King Street, Charleston, South Carolina. Contact Brad Pickel, AIWA executive director, phone: 843-379-1151; email: email@example.com; Web: www.atlanticintracoastal. org/2013-annual-conference
March 4-8, 2014. CONEXPO/CON-AGG, Las Vegas Convention Center, Nevada. Contact: Association of Equipment Manufacturers; 6737 W. Washington Street, Suite 2400; Milwaukee, WI 53214-5647; phone: 800-867-6060; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web: www.conexpoconagg.com
June 1- 5, 33rd PIANC World Congress, San Francisco Marriott Marquis, 55 Fourth Street, San Francisco, California 94103. Contact Kelly J. Barnes, PIANC USA deputy secretary, USACE, Institute for Water Resources, 7701 Telegraph Rd, Casey Bldg., Alexandria, VA 22315-3868; phone: 703-428-9090; email: Kelly.J.Barnes@usace.army.mil; Web: 2014congress.pianc.us/Edit Module