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Chicago MACI 2012

By Johnathan Carvallo - Posted Mar 04, 2012 01:40 AM
The first annual MACI (Marine Aquarium Conference of Illinois) is being held in the outskirts of Chicago at the Pheasant Run Resort and includes a very exciting vendor and speaker list. Be sure to attend to get some awesome frags, listen to amazing discussions featuring some real industry "movers and shakers", all while staying at one of the most beautiful golf resorts in all of Illinois.
When Mar 11, 2012
from 06:00 AM to 02:00 PM
Where Pheasant Run Resort 4051 East Main Street St. Charles, Illinois 60174
Attendees Kevin Kohen
George Parsons
Julian Sprung
Tal Sweet
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The first annual 2012 Marine Aquarium Conference of Illlinois (MACI) is being held at the Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, IL on March 11th, 2012. Marine Geek and Chicago Marine Aquarium Society proudly present a new exciting conference featuring a full day of speakers, a workshop, kids activities and a huge show floor with your favorite vendors, local fish stores and frag shops display and selling their goods and livestock.

We will have a special Build-a-Reefball workshop.  For a small fee, attendees can build their own Reefball and then proudly show it off in their aquarium! Presented by Uberfrags.

The list of guest speakers include LiveAquaria's Kevin Kohen, Shedd Aquarim George Parsons of the She'd Aquarium, Two Little Fishies own Julian Sprung, and expert breeder Tal Sweet. There will be over 40 vendors including: Marineland, Seachem, A Reef Creation, Drs. Foster and Smith, and Pacific East Aquaculture.  Last, but certainly not least, they will have an amazing array of prizes to be won in a Mega Raffle. Our very own staff blogger Jon Carvallo (along with many others) will be attending- hope to see you there!

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