Museum of Discovery and Science (MODS) Virtual Save Our Seas Distinguished Speaker Series
Friday, December 03, 3030 at 6:00 PM
to 8:PM 8 p.m. via Zoom
REGISTER: Please register at mods.org/saveourseas. The live events are FREE and will take place via Zoom. Space is limited. Unique Zoom links will be sent in the morning on the days of the presentations.
The MODS Save Our Seas Distinguished Speaker Series is sponsored by Save Our Seas Foundation, which funds and supports research, conservation and education projects worldwide, focusing primarily on charismatic threatened wildlife and their habitats.
Museum of Discovery and Science (MODS) Virtual Save Our Seas Distinguished Speaker Series held on the first Thursday of every month from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. via Zoom
? The Save Our Seas Distinguished Speaker Series invites science and conservationists of all ages to learn from internationally acclaimed biologists, scientists, conservationists, researchers and educators about new ways of thinking and marine-related preservation topics.
? The MODS Save Our Seas Distinguished Speaker Series is sponsored by Save Our Seas Foundation, which funds and supports research, conservation and education projects worldwide, focusing primarily on charismatic threatened wildlife and their habitats.
Speakers September 3
Paul J. Clerkin, Researcher at the Pacific Shark Research Center
of Moss Landing Marine Laboratories
Thursday, October 1
Topic: Sea Turtle Conservation in South Florida: Challenges and Triumphs Panel Discussion
Mariana Fuentes, Ph.D., Marine Conservation Biologist
Kelly Martin, Program Coordinator for the Marine Environmental Education Center and President of Florida Leatherbacks Inc.
Kelly Stewart, Ph.D., Biologist with The Ocean Foundation
Katie Mansfield, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Director of the Marine Turtle Research Group at the University of Central Florida
Thursday, November 5
Topic: Manta Rays: Exciting Discoveries
Guy Stevens, Ph.D., Chief Executive and Founder of the Manta Trust
·Jessica Pate, Marine Biologist and Project Manager, Florida Manta Project
Thursday, December 3
Topic: 2020 Save Our Seas MODS Shark Expert Panel Discussion
Stephen Kajiura, Ph.D., Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Florida Atlantic University
Mike Heithaus, Ph.D., Dean of the College of Arts, Sciences & Education (CASE) and Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Florida International University
Gregory Skomal, Ph.D., Marine Biologist, Researcher, Underwater Explorer, Photographer and Author
·Dean Grubbs, Ph.D., Associate Director of Research/Research Faculty III at Florida State University Coastal & Marine Laboratory
Marianne Porter, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences at Florida Atlantic University.
Museum of Discovery and Science
The mission of the Museum of Discovery and Science is to provide experiential pathways to lifelong learning in science for children and adults through exhibits, programs and films.
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