#ACTWS19 Conference: Canmore-Banff

WHEN March 22-24, 2019

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 Canmore, AB   Coast Canmore Hotel + Conference Centre – Conference Discount Code Link

PLENARY SESSION | SYMPOSIUM Connectivity | Women in Wildlife

REGISTRATION Full – Join the waiting list here.


March 21 – Public Talk (Evening) – Colleen Cassady St. Clair
March 22 – Field Trip + Workshops
Final Program

PROFESSIONAL AWARDS  Nominations close February 11

STUDENTS You may be eligible for Student Travel Awards or Scholarships

Membership + Rates

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

Conference Registration Fees

Early bird rate will be available until January 25th.

Member early bird: $275

Nonmember early bird: $325

Member Student early bird: $125

Nonmember student early bird: $150

After January 25th:

Member regular: $325

Nonmember regular: $375

Student member regular: $175

Nonmember student regular: $200

Extra banquet tickets = $65

Field trip costs = $10
Workshop cost = free
Registration includes a Friday welcome social, coffee breaks and lunch on Saturday and Sunday, and one banquet ticket. Workshop and field trip participants are responsible for their own lunch/snacks on Friday.


Guests can reserve a room(s) at the Coast Hotel online: http://coa.st/v190 or by calling central reservations on 1.800.716.6199 and referring to group name “Alberta Chapter of the Wildlife Society” or group code: CCM-GFC3820. We have secured a group rate of $129 at the Coast Hotel. 
If you are having difficulty making an online reservation, please call the Coast Hotel and a reservation agent will help you secure the group rate.

Conference Sponsors

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Auction Sponsors

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Call for Papers and Posters

The Call for Papers and Posters is now closed.

Authors will be advised if their abstract has been accepted by 15 February 2019.

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