MACNA 2011 hosted by the Greater Iowa Reef Society (GIRS)Posted on Monday, April 19th, 2010 at 7:19 pm by Reef Tools
MASNA has just accepted the Greater Iowa Reef Society (GIRS) bid to host the 2011 MACNA. The Marine Aquarium Conference of North America will be held in Des Moines on Sept 9th through the 11th. The event is expected to draw 100+ vendors, 1000+ attendees, and over a dozen of speakers. GIRS is “gearing up” to take on this task by forming a committee dedicated to organizing the event. MACNA
For more information about this years event, please visit the MACNA 2010 website.
The Marine Aquarium Conference of North America, (MACNA) is the largest and oldest marine aquarium conference held in the US and Canada.
Hobbyists at all skill levels have been enjoying MACNA for over twenty years. Aquarium enthusiasts and avid reef keepers will have the opportunity to meet and mingle with peers and professionals. Learn from leading researchers in the fields of aquaculture, marine biology, diving and oceanography. Discover new technologies and purchase cutting edge equipment. Conference attendees will have an opportunity to purchase some of finest handpicked corals from over 100 vendors. More Information on Registration.
But that’s not all! Get ready for a huge raffle. Marine reef keeping equipment, supplies and countless other highly sought after items will all be raffled off. You can purchase your raffle tickets when you register for your full conference pass. Enjoy the open bar and reception dinner Friday night, as well as the spectacular Saturday night banquet!
MACNA XXII will be held in sunny Orlando Florida at the world’s largest Marriott Resort and Convention Hotel on September 3-5, 2010 (Labor Day Weekend). Yes, MACNA will only be minutes from Walt Disney World®, Sea World, and Universal Studios. Check out the Travel Page for more information on this amazing resort and the Attraction Information page for Discounted Tickets to Walt Disney World® and many other theme parks.
Don’t miss this opportunity to Register NOW while conference ticket prices are low.