Pre-conference training:

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will be holding a training session, “Estimating the Local Marine Economy” on July 18th, 2022 prior to the conference start date in Boston, MA. Participants will learn how to describe the coastal and marine economy for your community using economic data and local knowledge, identify industries vulnerable to coastal hazards, and tell a compelling story with economic data and information for your community.

Please click on the button below for a course description and specific details on timing and location.

Field Trips:

As part of the conference, there will be half day and full day field trips for attendees. Please note most field trips have a limited capacity so early registration is recommended to secure space on a specific field trip.

  • Half day field trips are scheduled for Wednesday, July 20th from 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm. One field trip is included with each symposium registration.
  • Full day field trips are scheduled for Monday, July 18th and may require an additional cost.

For more information or questions regarding the NWWN 2022 conference, please email