16th International Elephant Conservation & Research Symposium
Call For Papers
Due May 31, 2019
At our 16th annual International Elephant Conservation and Research Symposium, we invite elephant conservationists and researchers from around the world to present conservation projects and research outcomes, new technologies in field conservation and conflict mitigation, studies in disease, reproduction and behavior, and other issues that impact the long- term survival of elephants.
Abstracts (no more than 500 words) should be sent to the following:
- You may submit presentations using this web page (complete form below).
- You may email presentations directly to: Deborah Olson and Sarah Conley (Please include “Elephant Symposium Abstract” in the subject line.
All abstract submissions must include Completed Form: Call for Papers, 2019 plus the abstract. The abstract should be written as a mini-version of the paper and should contain enough information to allow evaluation of the presentation.
Abstracts must be received by May 31, 2019, to be eligible for inclusion in the program.
A notice of acceptance will be provided no later than June 24, 2018.
In keeping with the symposium goal of sharing information, all powerpoints presented by speakers will be converted to PDFs and become part of the proceedings downloadable from the International Elephant Foundation website following the conclusion of the symposium.
Speakers who would like to contribute a complete written version of the paper for the proceedings must submit it to Deborah Olson by October 21, 2019.