The Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) is excited to share two upcoming sessions to help you best prepare a submission to present at our Virtual Annual Conference, Sept. 20-24, 2021. We hope this virtual format and some changes to the program structure will bring in new voices and stories to share. Learn more and visit the links below to register!
Tips and Tricks for Submitting to the Virtual Annual Conference Call for Papers
Tuesday, May 4, 1:00 PM EDT
Join the AZA Conference Team and members of the Annual Conference Program Committee (ACPC) to learn more about the 2021 Call for Papers. Even if you’ve presented at an AZA Conference before, we encourage you to attend to learn about how the Virtual Conference format will differ from previous years. Presenters will share details about submission requirements, session format options (Program Session, Roundtable, The Buzz, Poster Presentations), the virtual conference platform, what the ACPC looks for when reviewing submissions, proposal do’s and don’ts, and more! Register at: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAkf-qurjguH9yfcbAAdf9Cwv9OcIW-vVZ1
Session Planning Coffee Chats
Monday, May 10, 1:00 PM EDT
Have an idea for a session, but are looking for more speakers? Do you want to speak in a session, but don’t know where to begin? These chats are for you! Connect with other interested individuals and brainstorm session ideas! Members of the AZA Conference Team and Annual Conference Program Committee will also be available to answer questions about the Call for Papers process. Register at: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpceygrzMsH9RMrsDj33s7FhmNBSvRyZ0Y