News Media

Contact Info

Peter Weiss
Manager, Public Information
2000 Florida Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20009 USA

Phone: +1-202-777-7507
Fax: +1-202-328-0566


News Media Registration

On-line registration has closed. Journalists may register on site at the meeting as members of the news media. Please go to the Media registration window in the main registration area on Level 1 (street level) of the West Concourse (that's in the West Building) of the Orange County Convention Center.

Public information officers of scientific societies, educational institutions, or government agencies may request complimentary registration for the 2008 Ocean Sciences meeting. Please contact the ASLO business office (email:, phone: +1 (800) 929-2756 or +1 (254) 776-3550. Ask for Susan.).

See Visa information if you are planning to attend the Ocean Sciences Meeting and are not a citizen or resident of the U.S.

For additional information contact Peter Weiss, AGU.

Media Advisories

  • Advisory 1: News Media Registration is Open; Book Hotel Rooms Now; Abstracts Available Online
  • Advisory 2: Press Conference Schedule, Dial In for Press Conferences, Press Room Information

Who's Coming

Susan Brown, Freelance
Peter Calamai, The Toronto Star
Alicia Newton, Nature Geoscience
Christina Reed, Freelance
Mort Rosenblum, Dispatches
Mark Schrope, Freelance
Kalee Thompson, Popular Science

For More Information

For more general event information, please contact the conference management office by e-mail at or by phone at 800-929-ASLO or 254-399-9635.

Estuarine Research Federation The Oceanography Society American Geophysical Union American Society of Limnology and Oceanography

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