#ACTWS18 Conference: Lethbridge


WHEN March 9-11, 2018

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 Lethbridge, AB
 Lethbridge Lodge Hotel and Conference Centre

HIGHLIGHTS Plenary Session: A Future with Renewable Energy: Implications for Wildlife Conservation
Special symposium on Globalization and Invasive Species featuring Dan Simberloff and Chris Thomas
Field Trips and Workshops
Banquet, awards, auction, and entertainment!
Larry Norman Comin Photo Contest:

REGISTER Purchase a ticket in our Shop.  Paper forms can be mailed in:



Field Trips
Student Conclave
Annual General Meeting
Open Mixer
Opening Remarks
Plenary Session
Concurrent Sessions
Banquet & Dance
Awards & Auction
Invasive Species Symposium
Concurrent Sessions
Poster Session
Closing Remarks






Membership + Rates

Visit our Membership Portal to join the ACTWS or login to renew your membership.

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

Early bird fee discounts available through January 19, 2018

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

After January 19, 2018

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

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


Book your room before February 7, 2018 for our conference rate.

Lethbridge Lodge and Conference Centre
 320 Scenic Drive South (map) 
119 + tax – a
sk for block booking #38651 – Alberta Chapter of The Wildlife Society

100 3rd Ave South (map)
84.99-94.99 + tax – ask for block booking for ACTWS

Conference Sponsors


Auction Sponsors

Call for Papers and Posters

The Call for Papers is now closed.

Download presenter guidelines: 

Download poster guidelines: 

Authors will be advised if their abstract has been accepted by 26 January 2018.