April 4-9, 2020, Palm Springs, CA
AZA Mid-Year Conference
Mid-Year meeting of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Hosted by The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens.
International Migratory Bird Day
May 15, 2020
June 8-12, 2020, West Palm Beach, FL
Level Up: Zoo Animal Behavior Workshop
Perfect for Animal Care professionals from zoos, aquariums, nature centers, museums, animal shelters including supervisors, managers, curators and interns, part-time staff and volunteers at all levels of experience!
Fun and interactive hands-on 5 day workshop
Taught by expert animal behavior and welfare specialists: Precision Behavior and Palm Beach Zoo zoology staff
Personalized 1:1 coaching
Voluntary participation by animals
Includes light breakfast, boxed lunch and snacks
American Eagle Day
June 20 (annually)
June 22-26, 2020, Salt Lake City, UT
Zoos and Aquariums Committing to Conservation
The mission of the ZACC conference is to encourage and promote increased involvement of zoos and aquariums in support of field conservation – locally, nationally and internationally. Held on a biennial basis since 1995, the conference brings field researchers and zoo colleagues together to network, forge relationships and work together to mutually benefit and protect wildlife species and wild places.
A Quick Look:
Owl Awareness Day
August 4 (annually)
August 10-15, 2020, San Juan, Puerto Rico
North American Ornithological Conference 2020
In 2020, AOS’s annual meeting will be part of the North American Ornithological Conference. Held every four years, this event brings together leading scientists, researchers, students & others in ornithology.
On behalf of the NAOC Steering Committee, we invite you to attend the 7th North American Ornithological Conference. We’re gathering in San Juan, Puerto Rico — the first time NAOC has visited the Caribbean!
Our theme this year: "Flight paths addressing global change"
Threatened Species Day
September 27-October 1, 2020, Louisville, KY
The Wildlife Society Annual Conference
The Wildlife Society travels to Louisville, KY, in the fall of 2020 for its 27th annual conference. The Wildlife Society (TWS) conference is where wildlife students and professionals meet with their colleagues, present groundbreaking science and enhance their interdisciplinary skills. This conference is your opportunity to LEARN, NETWORK and ENGAGE live with other members from across North America and beyond.
2-8 October, 2020, Boise, ID
Visit a Zoo Day
Save the Eagle Day
January 14-16, 2020, San Antonio Zoo, TX
Animal Training Workshop
San Antonio Zoo will be hosting its fifth annual Animal Training Workshop.
Hear from industry experts as they discuss innovative training techniques.
February 10-15, 2020, Wheeling, WV
Avian Management, Biology, & Conservation
Avian Management, Biology and Conservation will enhance your effectiveness as a bird keeper and avian program leader. A major goal of the class is to teach critical thinking techniques that lead to informed decisions regarding the future of avian collections. Students will be given a variety of tools, techniques and best practices to provide a foundation for understanding and meeting current challenges in avian management.
Registration Deadline January 13th, 2020