Attend the ESA Conference

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Dates: Sunday 29 November – Friday 4 December 2020

*In light of COVID-19 we have made the decision to move the 2020 ESA Conference online*

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ESA2020 is going virtual with all your favourite program events online.  The theme of the conference is ‘Understanding Ecological Extremes: Mechanisms of Resilience and Recovery‘. All the conference content will be available online for the full week, so you can view sessions whenever suits you.

Join us online from 29 November to 4 December for:

  • Plenary sessions
  • Concurrent sessions with symposia and open forums
  • Indigenous symposia
  • Live Q&As
  • Posters
  • Workshops
  • ESA Photocomp – celebrating 10 years of the competition!
  • And networking!!

The call for abstracts is now closed.

Registrations – We will be offering reduced registration fees of $50 for concessions and developing country participants; $150 for ESA members; and $200 for non-members. These reduced fees reflect the work required to arrange an online conference, the conference is not being run for profit.

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