Meetings

The Great Lakes Panel on Aquatic Nuisance Species (GLP) meets twice a year in locations around the Great Lakes basin. Information on upcoming and recent past meetings is  provided below. If you would like further information on Great Lakes Panel meetings, including meetings not listed below, please contact Erika Jensen at ejensen@glc.org.

Upcoming Meetings

 

Plans are underway for the spring meeting of the Great Lakes Panel, scheduled for June 20-22, 2017 in Erie, Pennsylvania. Initial details and logistical information is provided below. Please contact Erika Jensen or the GLP Executive Committee if you have any questions regarding plans for the upcoming meeting. We look forward to seeing you in June!

 

Schedule

On overarching schedule for the GLP meeting is below; an agenda will be shared at a later date.

Tuesday, June 20              GLP Committee Meetings (half day)

Wednesday, June 21       GLP Plenary Meeting (all day)

Thursday, June 22            Field trip (half day – optional)

There are tentative plans for a GLWQA Annex 6 Subcommittee meeting on the morning of June 20. Plans and information for this and other meetings scheduled to be held that week will be shared separately.

 

Location

The meeting will be held at Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel. The hotel is on the shore of Presque Isle Bay and conveniently located within walking distance to downtown Erie.

Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel

55 West Bay Drive
Erie, Pennsylvania 16507
Phone: (814) 454-2005

(Complimentary parking is available with your hotel reservations; see below for details).

 

Overnight Accommodations – Deadline is Friday, May 19!

Meeting participants have two options for overnight rooms: (1) Courtyard Marriott which is connected via walkway to the Sheraton, or (2) Cobblestone Hotel & Suites located 1 mile from the Sheraton. The Cobblestone offers a lower rate and includes breakfast; however, participants will be responsible for their own transportation to the Sheraton for the meeting.

Courtyard Marriott Erie Bayfront (Connected to the Sheraton) – $129/night

2 Sassafras Pier
Erie, Pennsylvania 16507
Phone: (814) 636-1005

http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/eridt-courtyard-erie-bayfront/

Parking: Complimentary, on-site

Reservations: Book your room online using the link below or call and request the “Great Lakes Commission” room block

http://www.marriott.com/meeting-event-hotels/group-corporate-travel/groupCorp.mi?resLinkData=Great%20Lakes%20Commission%20Room%20Block%5EERIDT%60GLCGLCA%7CGLCGLCC%60129.00%60USD%60false%604%606/19/17%606/23/17%605/19/17&app=resvlink&stop_mobi=yes

Cobblestone Hotel & Suites (1 mile from the Sheraton) – $92/night

701 Bayfront Parkway
Erie, PA 16507
Phone: (814) 455-1010

http://www.staycobblestone.com/pa/erie/

Parking: Complimentary, on-site

Breakfast buffet included with reservation

Reservations: Call 814-455-1010 to make your reservations and request the “Great Lakes Panel” room block.

 

Recent Meetings

November 2-3, 2016 – Ann Arbor, Michigan

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May 3-4, 2016 – Traverse City, Michigan

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October 5-6, 2015 – Ann Arbor, Michigan

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April 14-15, 2015 – Madison, Wisconsin (Joint meeting with the Mississippi River Basin ANS Panel)

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Agenda

 

November 19-20, 2014 – Ann Arbor, Michigan

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April 29-30, 2014 – South Bend, Indiana

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December 10-11, 2013 – Ann Arbor, Michigan

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May 7-8, 2013 – Duluth, Minnesota

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December 4-5, 2012 – Ann Arbor, Michigan

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May 22-24, 2012 – Rochester, New York (Joint meeting with the Northeast ANS Panel)

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November 30‐December 1, 2011 – Ann Arbor, Michigan

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May 17-18, 2011 – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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December 8-9, 2010 – Ann Arbor, Michigan

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April 27-28, 2010 – Maumee Bay, Ohio

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