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Lakebed 2030: Mapping the Great Lakes Conference

Lakebed 2030
Mapping the Great Lakes
September 28-30, 2022

The objective of the Lakebed 2030 conference is to bring together science and research, policy, government, and industry professionals to:
  • Focus on high-resolution mapping and bathymetry data in the Great lakes.
  • Develop a strategy to catalog new and existing lake bed information for shared use.
  • Share the latest technology advancements with the Great Lakes community.

Proposals                           LAKEBED 2030 Registration          SponsorshiPS
Deadline: July 1, 2022                                                                                                                  Deadline: July 1, 2022

Preliminary Event Schedule


    Tech on the Lakes" Registration 
                                    Water Innovation Lab Great Lakes                  

Cherry Capital Airport
Traverse City Tourism

Regional Activities
Hotel Information (Information coming soon)


Event Presentation Tracks:        - Technology & Mapping            - Habitat & Fisheries  
                                                   - Archelogy & Geology               - Data management
Event Dates:                      Wednesday, September 28, 2022            Reception 5:00 PM (EST)
                                           Thursday, September 29, 2022                8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (EST)
                                           Friday, September 30, 2022                     8:00 AM – 12:00 PM (EST)
Conference Format:          Hybrid (Virtual and in-person)
Location:                            Northwestern Michigan College
(In-person attendees)        Great Lakes Campus
                                          Traverse City, Michigan
Registration Fee (Virtual):      Student                                                  No Cost *
                                                    Professional (MTS Member)                  $ 25.00 (Discount Code MTSVirtual)
                                                    Professional (Non-MTS Member)          $ 50.00
Registration Fee (In-person): Student                                                   $ 25.00 *
                                                    Professional (MTS Member)                  $150.00 (Discount Code MTSPRO50)
                                                    Professional (Non-MTS Member)          $ 200.00

                                                   * Students email to receive your discount code.


Please contact us at or 231.995.2500 if you have questions about the event.