Announcing CONNECT 2018

by Jason Faucera

CONNECT 2018  - Presented by OCEAN and the Oregon Conservation Partnership


April 17-19, 2018
Seaside Convention Center
Seaside, Oregon

Prepare for a conference of exceptional training and networking in beautiful Seaside Oregon.

CONNECT is an annual training developed by and for conservation professionals, board members, and stakeholders throughout Oregon. Held in the spring since 2009, CONNECT provides training and networking opportunities for conservation professionals and stakeholders.

CONNECT 2018 is a conference targeting those focused on implementing community driven conservation. Relevant and timely educational sessions are developed for rural and urban conservation implementation, managerial and administrative function, conservation policy and board level organizational administration, education and outreach activities, and leadership development.

Registration and lodging details will arrive in January and all materials will be posted as they are available on the CONNECT 2018 home page.

If you are interested in vending or sponsorship opportunities at CONNECT, please let us know at or download the Vendor/Sponsor packet on our Vendor and Sponsor page.

Lastly, if you are interested in assisting with CONNECT contact us at

We look forward to seeing you in Seaside in April 2018!