We would like to thank this year’s sponsors of the 2017 Texas Bays and Estuaries Meeting. Please click on the links below to learn more about our sponsor organizations. Their generous contributions have helped ensure that this year’s Texas Bays and Estuaries Meeting will continue the long-standing tradition of bringing together the foremost coastal researchers, students, elected officials, non-governmental organizations and businesses to hear and learn about the most up-to-date science and coastal programs.
Lunch and Meeting Breaks- TBD
We are still looking for a generous sponsor to provided lunch and the refreshments during breaks at this year’s meeting. Free lunch will be provided to all presenters and attendees on both days. Also, please feel free to enjoy coffee, cookies, and any other refreshments during your breaks!
Student Presentation Awards – Coastal Bend Bays and Estuaries Program
Coastal Bend Bays and Estuaries Program has sponsored the awards for student presentations. These three awards are presented to the students who give the best oral presentations during TBEM 2017.
($200 for 1st Place, $150 for 2nd Place and $100 for 3rd Place).
Student Poster Awards – Coastal Bend Bays Foundation
Coastal Bend Bays Foundation has sponsored this year’s awards for student posters. These awards are presented to the students who submit the best poster during TBEM 2017.
($150 for 1st Place, $100 for 2nd Place and $50 for 3rd Place).
Dinner – Harte Research Institute
The Harte Research Institute has generously provided dinner at this year’s meeting. Free dinner will be provided to all presenters and attendees on at the evening of April 12th. Dinner will be served during the poster session, and followed by the 2017 TBEM Evening Social.
Student Registration Fee – University of Texas Marine Science Institute
The UT Marine Science Institute has made it possible for the 2017 TBEM to attract accomplished student presenters and attendees to this year’s meeting by sponsoring a reduced registration rate for students.
2017 Texas Bays and Estuaries Meeting T-shirts – Texas Sea Grant
The Texas Sea Grant Program has generously provided funding to give t-shirts to all registrants. Free t-shirts will be picked up during meeting registration. T-shirt sizes will be first come, first serve.
Are you interested in becoming a Texas Bays and Estuaries Meeting Sponsor? Sponsorship is a great way to showcase your corporate or organizational culture of community and environmental stewardship. The benefits of sponsorship include: recognition on all TBEM 2017 printed and web materials, your name or logo shown during breaks, and recognition in all press releases. Distinguished speakers and meeting attendees come from throughout Texas and the Gulf of Mexico, so you will receive broad acknowledgement of your contribution.
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact Jace Tunnell (361-749-3046).