The Estuary Program coordinates the State of the Bay Symposium to provide an opportunity for stakeholders to interact and share environmental policy and management successes, report the latest monitoring and research findings, and illuminate the challenges facing Galveston Bay.

11th State of the Bay Symposium in 2020

The next symposium will take place on January 22-23, 2020 at the Moody Gardens Hotel and Convention Center in Galveston, Texas.

The Estuary Program is now accepting abstracts for presentations.

2020 GBEP Symposium Call for Presentations

All proposals must be received in electronic format at the Estuary Program offices no later than close of business on August 19, 2019 via e-mail. Once the proposals have been reviewed, you will be notified if your presentation or session has been accepted for inclusion in the symposium by the first of October 2019. At that time, further information will be provided about event registration and submittal of biographical information and presentation slides.

If you have questions, please contact Cynthia Clevenger at (281) 486-1245 or Or call our main number at 281-218-6461.

State Of The Bay Symposium