USA Visas

Workshop participants requiring a USA Visa to enter the USA are responsible for obtaining the USA Visa at their nearest US Embassy/Consulate before travel. Please contact the organizers if you need an invitation. Invitations will only be sent to registered participants.

Participants from Visa Waiver countries will need prior electronic clearance (https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov/esta/)

Conference location

The Ecopath'35 is hosted by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Fish and Wildlife Research Institute (FWRI), 100 8th Ave SE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA


(A limited number of rooms will be blocked for our conference, please book at your earliest convenience)

Hyatt Place St. Petersburg / Downtown

Hyatt Place St. Petersburg / Downtown

25 2nd Street North

St. Petersburg, Florida 33701 USA

Sign up with the group code G-ECOY.

Group name: Ecopath with Ecosim 35 Years

Rate: USD 149.00 (plus 13% Sales and Occupancy Tax)

Dates of Group: 12/2/2019 - 12/10/2019

Group Code: G-ECOY

Cutoff Date for Reservations: 11/2/2019

For Reservations guest can call toll free 1-888-HYATT-HP (492-8847) and ask for The Ecopath with Ecosim 35 Years rate.

You can also visit:


and enter in the dates they would like to stay.

Hilton Bay Front


Hilton Bay Front

333 1st SE

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 USA

Other Options vetted by the committee

Hotel Indigo

Saint Petersburg Downtown,

234 3rd Ave N,

St. Petersburg, FL 33701



Hollander Hotel

421 4th Avenue North

St Petersburg, FL 33701



Hampton Inn Downtown St. Petersburg

80 Beach Drive NE,

St. Petersburg, FL 33701



Courtyard Marriott

300 4th Street North

St. Petersburg, FL 33701