Contact Us

Dr. John R. White

Conference Chair

Associate Dean of Research, CC&E and John and Catherine Day Professor of Oceanography & Coastal Science

Louisiana State University Dept. of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences, 3239 Energy, Coast & Environment Building
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
PH: (225) 578-8792

Dr. Todd Z. Osborne

Conference Co-Chair

Associate Professor
UF/IFAS Soil and Water Sciences Department, Estuarine Ecosystems Laboratory, Wetland Biogeochemistry Laboratory, Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience
PH: (352) 256-3826

Dr. K. Ramesh Reddy

Conference Advisor

Graduate Research Professor
UF/IFAS Soil & Water Sciences Dept.
PO Box 110290
2181 McCarty Hall A.
Gainesville, FL 32611-0290
PH: (352) 294-3154

Ms. Beth Miller-Tipton

Conference Coordinator

UF/IFAS Office of Conferences & Institutes (OCI)
PO Box 110750
2311 Mowry Road, Bldg 78
Gainesville, FL 32611-0750
PH: (352) 294-3581


The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) is a federal-state-county partnership dedicated to developing knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources, and the life sciences, and enhancing and sustaining the quality of human life.


The Office of Conferences & Institutes is a full service conference planning agency at the University of Florida. OCI was created to support the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) mission to develop knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources, and to make that knowledge available to people to sustain and enhance the quality of human life.

Stay Connected

Join our Mailing List to stay informed on the latest news regarding the symposium.

 Join Our Mailing List

Get in Touch

  • Phone:
    (352) 392-5930
  • Email:
  • Address:
    2311 Mowry Road, Bldg. 78
    PO Box 110750
    Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Questions?
    Contact Us