2017 ACTWS Conference: Lac La Biche

 

 

WHEN March 17-19, 2017

WHY See invited talks from students and professionals working in Alberta, and guest speakers involved in conservation advocacy from field biology to the media.

WHERE Lac La Biche, AB
 Bold Centre#100-8702 91 Ave. (map) and Portage College9531 94 Ave. (map)
  Venue Map:

HIGHLIGHTS Plenary session: The good, the bad, and the ugly: Effects of fire on our landscape and wildlife
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Tom Nudds
Special symposium on predator control
Field Trips and Workshops
Banquet, awards, auction, and entertainment!
Larry Norman Comin Photo Contest:

REGISTER Online registration is available through our Membership Portal. Paper forms can be mailed in:

PROGRAM

Available here:
Presentation Abstracts:

 

Friday

Field Trips

Workshops

Student Conclave

Annual General Meeting

Mixer
 
Saturday

Plenary Session

Keynote Address

Concurrent Sessions

Banquet & Auction

Dance
 
Sunday

Concurrent Sessions

Poster Sessions

Student Awards

Grande Finale

Goodbyes

 

 

 

 

Membership + Rates

Visit our Membership Portal to join the ACTWS or renew your membership and to register for our events.

Paper registration forms can be mailed in:

Our Scholarships page has information on travel grants for students who will be attending the conference.


Conference Registration Fees

Member: $250
| Non-member: $300 | Student member: $100 Student non-member: $125
Registration fee includes a banquet ticket.  Extra ticket $50.




After February 15, 2017

Member: $300 | Non-member: $350 | Student member: $150 | Student non-member $175



Membership Fees
Annual ACTWS membership: Regular: $20 | Student $5 

Accommodation

Block of rooms have been reserved at a special rate. Mention it is for ACTWS.

Ramada Inn & Suites Lac La BIche

1-888-623-2250

780-623-2257

 gm@ramadalaclabiche.com
 9305 100 St. (map) 

1-855-623-1740

1-780-623-2235

gm@canaltalaclabiche.com

9905 83 Ave. (map)

Group booking deadline is February 28, 2017.

Conference Sponsors

 

Auction Sponsors

Presenter Information

Download presenter guidelines: 

Download poster guidelines: