2013 Student Conference on Conservation Science New York
The American Museum of Natural History's Center for Biodiversity and Conservation and its partners hosted the fourth annual Student Conference on Conservation Science-New York on October 8-11, 2013. The conference invited graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and early-career professionals to present their work and interact with established conservationists to encourage collaborations, inspire further research, and launch lasting associations.
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Videos of the conference's plenaries and award-winning talks and speed talks can be found here.
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- Student presentations: talks, speed talks, posters
- Plenary addresses by leading conservation practitioners
- Multi-disciplinary workshops
- Mentors and reviewers offering personalized feedback
- Mentor-hosted lunchtime discussions
- Resource fair with NGOs, governmental agencies, universities, and more
- Professional networking opportunities
- Special evening programs and receptions
- Awards for outstanding presentations
Download the full conference program:
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9
10:00 a.m.: Talk Session
12:30 p.m.: Mentor-Hosted Lunch
2:00 p.m.: Speed Talk Session
4:00 p.m.: Talk Session
5:00 p.m.: Poster Session and Reception
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10
9:00 a.m.: Talk sessions
12:30 p.m.: Mentor-Hosted Lunch and Group Photo
2:30 p.m.: Speed Talk Session
CLOSING PLENARY, 4:00 p.m.
"Conservation Beyond Taxa: Threats to Ecological Processes in Tropical Systems"
Dr. Rodolfo Dirzo, Bing Professor in Environmental Science, Stanford University
5:00 p.m.: Resource & Career Fair and Reception
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Workshops
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.: Workshops
The Center for Biodiversity and Conservation thanks our SCCS-NY partners: