Annual Conference

October 28-30, 2022 in Pine Knoll Shores, NC

Join your colleagues from across MAMEA’s region in beautiful Pine Knoll Shores, NC from October 28-30th for the 2022 MAMEA Conference: Riding Waves Into the Future.

The MAMEA annual conference provides an opportunity for teachers and informal educators to connect with dedicated colleagues who share a common vision to improve education about all aspects of marine and aquatic environments. 

Registration is now OPEN! Take advantage of early-bird savings now through September 30! Regular pricing begins on October 1st.

Call the Inn at Pine Knoll Shores at 252-247-4155 to reserve your oceanfront hotel room by September 28th. Be sure to mention MAMEA for a discounted rate.

If you are interested in presenting a session at this conference, please click HERE. All presenters are required to register for the conference and will be notified of selection before early bird prices end.

"Riding waves into the future"


  • Friday evening event at the NC Aquarium with taco bar eats and insights from a local guest speaker
  • All oceanfront hotel views
  • Opportunities for networking, sharing resources & ideas with fellow educators
  • A marine-themed Halloween costume contest!

Questions? Contact Emily Boyd at