Coming Events

September 26-30, 2017
New World Primate Husbandry Workshop
Colorado Springs, CO
Hosted by Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
To register go to:
https://www.bpzoo.org/nwptag-conference-registration/

 September 25-October 1, 2017
Zoological Registrars Association
Columbus. OH
September 29, 2017
ZRA Training Certificate Program for Zoological Registrars
For Registration Information on the Conference:

October 1-4, 2017
Orangutan SSP Husbandry Workshop
New Orleans, Louisiana
Hosted by Audubon Zoo
For more information go to:
http://audubonnatureinstitute.org/conservation-programs/1309-orangutan-ssp-workshop

 October 2-6, 2017
38th Annual Elephant Managers Association Conference
Columbus Zoo, OH
Hosted by the Columbus Zoo
For more information go to: http://elephantmanagers.com/testimonials/ema-annual-conference-2017/October 2-6, 2017
From Good Care to Great Welfare: A Workshop Designed for Animal Care Professionals
The Detroit Zoological Society’s Center for Zoo Animal Welfare is offering an immersive five-day workshop October 2-6, 2017 for professionals working with and around captive animals. The workshop is designed to help participants better understand animals’ perspectives and experiences, address the challenges captivity imposes on animal welfare, and develop the skills necessary to assess and improve overall well-being.  The workshop is comprised of lectures, discussions, group projects and hands-on exercises in the zoo.  The early registration fee of $250 includes all lunches, snacks and two dinners.  Early registration ends August 11, 2017, at which time the fee will increase to $300. There are also limited registration scholarships available.  For more information, please visit www.czaw.org or email us at czaw@dzs.org.October 4-5, 2017
Coraciiformes Husbandry Workshop
Nashville, TN
Hosted by Nashville Zoo at Grassmere
Facebook and Registration Page coming soon!

October 26-28, 2017
Regional Conference of the Association of Zoo and Aquarium Docents and Volunteers
Greensboro, NC
Hosted by Greensboro Science Center
For more information go to:
greensboroscience.org/get-involved/azadv-regional-conference/

November 4-8, 2017
ZAA 12th Annual Conference
San Antonio, TX
November 8-9, 2017
Fruit Bat Husbandry Course
Gainesville, FL
Hosted by Lubee Bat Conservancy
For more information go to:
lubee.org/events/husbandrycourse/
January 22-26, 2018
Zoos and Aquariums Committing to Conservation
Jacksonville, FL
Hosted by Jacksonville Zoo
For more information go to:
zaccconference.com/
March 24-29, 2018
AZA Mid-Year Meeting
Jacksonville, FL
Hosted by Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
For more information go to:
aza.org/conferences-meetings#mym
April 8-13, 2018
Animal Behavior Management Alliance (ABMA) Annual Conference
San Antonio, TX
Hosted by San Antonio Zoo and Sea World San Antonio
For more information go to:
theabma.org/abma-annual-conference/
April 10 or 11, 2018
(*same workshop held each day)
Ape Cardio Health Workshop
Waco, TX
Hosted by Cameron Park Zoo
For more information contact:
orangutan@wacotx.gov
April 29 – May 1, 2018
Recon: Reconnecting with Elephants in Protected Contact
Colorado Springs, CO
Hosted by Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
For more information go to:
cmzoo.org/index.php/recon-elephant-workshop/
September 23-27, 2018
AZA Annual Conference
Seattle, WA
Hosted by Seattle Aquarium and Woodland Park Zoo
For more information go to:
aza.org/conferences-meetings#mym
October 14-18, 2018
International Congress on Zookeeping
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hosted by Fundacion Temaiken and the International Congress of Zookeepers
For more information go to:
iczoo.org/congress
October 15-20, 2018
Otter Keeper Workshop
Portland, OR
Hosted by Oregon Zoo
For more information go to:
otterkeeperworkshop.org/