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

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