2023 WEDA Gulf Coast Chapter – Call for Abstracts

The Board of the Gulf Coast Chapter of WEDA is now inviting authors to submit abstracts for presentation at the Fall 2023 conference.


According to the Western Dredging Association, presentations on all aspects of dredging and disposal, navigation structures, environmental restoration, and related topics are welcome, and presentations specifically relevant to Gulf Coast issues or projects are encouraged.

The meeting will be held on Galveston Island at the Grand Galvez Hotel from November 6th to 8th, 2023. It will provide a forum for exchanging information of interest to the dredging industry and its associates.

Representatives from all areas of the industry, including regulatory, resource agencies, contracting, and manufacturing, will attend to discuss dredging economics, benefits, technologies, and current issues.


  • Monday (11/6/23)
    The evening will start with an Ice Breaker Social and early registration from 6-9 PM.
  • Tuesday (11/7/23)
    The agenda will consist of technical presentations and a luncheon program. Evening will follow up with a social event and dinner at the Bryan Museum.
  • Wednesday (11/8/23)
    The event will continue with a partial day of technical presentations.

For more information about the Registration & Sponsorship, please visit the Gulf Coast Chapter Page of the WEDA website.