6:00pm 6:00pm

5th Annual CMTS BBQ

A WAN Signature Event!

This is one of the most fun events of the year! Join us and the Council on Marine Transportation for a BBQ full of networking, games, and more! Vegetarian options will be available!

Price of admission also includes two drink tickets.

Friday September 29

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Capital Yacht Club

RSVP Opening in August! Check back soon!

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A Watershed Moment:

Fostering connections between freshwater, coastal, and marine communities

Tuesday June 13th at 12:00

Panel Discussion 12:00 - 12:30pm

Open Networking 12:30 - 1:00pm

Ronald Regan Building and International Trade Center

Join us for a special panel and networking event at Capitol Hill Ocean Week. Event sponsors include Restore America's Estuaries, Coastal States Organization, and Sea Grant Association!

More info on CHOW can be found at

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5:00pm 5:00pm


WAN Happy Hour at Archipelago!

Wednesday May 24 at 5pm

Archipelago - 1201 U St NW Washington, D.C. 20009

Summer is almost upon us in DC! Beat the heat with WAN and tropical inspired beverages at Archipelago. Partially owned and operated by a former Sea Grant fellow, Archipelago has a tropical marine vibe that makes it the perfect scene for a networking event with all your marine and aquatic community colleagues! All are welcome at this event, whether they are a WAN member or not so bring your friends and colleagues. It will be a fantastic time to catch up with net and old friends alike! 

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7:00pm 7:00pm

Women & The Ocean Dinner

As part of the Blue Vision Summit, WAN is hosting...

Tuesday May 9th

The Front Page D.C.


As part of the Blue Vision Summit, WAN is sponsoring a themed dinner all about women and their connection to the ocean. Join us, Women4Oceans, and others for a night of drinks, dining, and discussion on the future of our marine world.

This event is only open to participants of the Blue Vision Summit and is expected to reach capacity quickly.

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6:30pm 6:30pm

Managing Up

Managing Up!

Thursday, April 13th

6:30 - 8:30pm

Pew Charitable Trusts

901 E St NW #10, Washington, D.C. 20004

Join Stephanie Goetsch for a professional development seminar on Managing Up. From identifying career direction to negotiating the salary you deserve, and everywhere in between, Stephanie delivers a practical, actionable, results-oriented career advice.

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6:00pm 6:00pm

First Happy Hour of 2017!

First WAN Happy Hour of 2017!

February 21, 6-8pm

RFD, 810 7th St NW

Come out to mingle with the community and learn about the great networking and professional development opportunities WAN hosts throughout the year! Whether you're new to WAN or a returning member, you are welcome! We will also be welcoming a new class of Knauss Fellows!

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