110th National Shellfisheries Annual Meeting. March 18 – 22, 2018, In Seattle, Washington, USA. As usual there will be a number of special sessions and workshops, including contaminants of emerging concern, building a coast-wide Olympia oyster network from Baja California to British Columbia, genomics: an introductory primer, Vibrio, OsHV-1, probiotics, ribbed mussel (Geukensia), seagrass-bivalve interactions, shellfish and climate change, shellfish and archaeology, to name a few (see https://shellfish.memberclicks.net/annual-meeting—program). To register (see link). Early Bird registration by Jan. 8th, 2018, Regular by Feb. 23, 2018 and late after Feb. 23, 2018. For answers to questions email: sandra.shumway@uconn.edu.