UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- To celebrate the first year of the Penn State Center for Marine Science and Technology (CMAST), "Imagining the Future of Ocean Science," will be held on July 14 in the Lewis Katz Building. 

The symposium will bring in speakers from the U.S. Navy, The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, The Consortium for Ocean Leadership, the National Science Foundation and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. Research by Penn State faculty and graduate students will also be presented, and President Eric Barron will give opening remarks.

This event is free and open to the public; registration opens at 8:30 a.m. and the symposium begins at 8:50 a.m. For the full agenda, and to register online, please visit 

CMAST and the symposium are supported by Penn State Institutes of Energy and the Environment, Eberly College of Science, College of Earth and Mineral Sciences, Department of Geosciences, College of Engineering, Graduate Program in Acoustics, and Pennsylvania Sea Grant.


Source: Penn State News