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Date: Dec 02, 2015 to Dec 04, 2015Sponsor: Colorado Weed Management AssociationVenue: The Avalon TheatreLocation: Grand Junction, Colorado Date: Dec 03, 2015 Date: Dec 07, 2015 to Dec 10, 2015Sponsor: North Central Weed Science Society, Inc.Venue: Hyatt Regency HotelLocation: Indianapolis, IndianaContact: Phil BanksPhone: (575) 527-1888Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Dec 14, 2015 to Dec 16, 2015Sponsor: IUCN’s European Regional Office (EURO), the Regional Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia (ECARO), the IUCN Finnish National CommitteeVenue: University of Helsinki - Plenary HallLocation: Helsinki, Finland
Date: Jan 02, 2016Sponsor: Makerere University, in collaboration with Uganda National Council for Science and Technology and Buganda KingdomNotes: Dates of conference - to be determined Date: Jan 03, 2016 to Jan 07, 2016Sponsor: Northeastern Weed Science SocietyVenue: Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill HotelLocation: Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaNotes: The conference will mark the first joint-meeting with peer societies; the Eastern Branch of the Entomological Society of America, Northeastern Division of the American Phytopathological Society, American Society of Horticultural Science-Northeast Region, and the Northeast Branch of the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and the Soil Science Society of America. The participating societies will not hold separate meetings in 2016. Date: Jan 05, 2016 to Jan 07, 2016Sponsor: North Dakota Weed Control AssociationVenue: Baymont InnLocation: Mandan, North Dakota Date: Jan 05, 2016 to Jan 08, 2016Sponsor: Northeastern Weed Science SocietyVenue: Sheraton Society Hills HotelLocation: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Date: Jan 06, 2016 to Jan 08, 2016Sponsor: Texas A&M AgriLife Research / Texas A&M EntomologyVenue: Brazos CenterLocation: Bryan, Texas Date: Jan 07, 2016 to Jan 10, 2016Venue: Catamaran ResortLocation: San Diego, California Date: Jan 11, 2016 to Jan 13, 2016Venue: Stewart CenterLocation: West Lafayette, Indiana Date: Jan 12, 2016 to Jan 15, 2016Sponsor: USDA, Forest ServiceLocation: Annapolis, MarylandNotes: The New Zealand – United States Joint Commission on Science and Technology Collaboration (JCM) has proposed to organize a formal session and also conduct an informal workshop at the 2016 UDSA Research Forum on Invasive Species, to enable interactions among US and NZ invasive species researchers and managers. The JCM provides a strategic framework for cooperation, engagement and tangible outcomes between New Zealand and the United States in matters of policy and a wide range of science and research. Date: Jan 12, 2016 to Jan 14, 2016Sponsor: Montana Weed Control AssociationLocation: Great Falls, Montana Date: Jan 12, 2016 to Jan 16, 2016Sponsor: Northeast Aquatic Plant Management SocietyVenue: Gideon Putnam Resort & SpaLocation: Saratoga Springs, New York Date: Jan 13, 2016 to Jan 16, 2016Venue: Hilton PortlandLocation: Portland, Oregon Date: Jan 13, 2016 to Jan 14, 2016Sponsor: Mississippi River Basin Panel on Aquatic Nuisance SpeciesVenue: TBDLocation: Gulfport, Mississippi Date: Jan 13, 2016 to Jan 15, 2016Sponsor: National Pest Management AssociationVenue: Kalahari ResortLocation: Pocono Manor, Pennsylvania Date: Jan 13, 2016 to Jan 15, 2016Venue: Hyatt Regency SacramentoLocation: Sacramento, CaliforniaNotes: Theme "Addressing Diverse and Dynamic Challenges in Weed Management" Date: Jan 19, 2016 to Jan 21, 2016Sponsor: National Conference on Science, Policy and the EnvironmentVenue: Hyatt Regency Crystal CityLocation: Crystal City, VirginiaNotes: includes workshop "How Big Brands Can Save Biodiversity" Date: Jan 19, 2016 to Jan 21, 2016Venue: The Menzies Sydney HotelLocation: Sydney, Australia Date: Jan 24, 2016 to Jan 27, 2016Sponsor: Michigan Department of Natural ResourcesVenue: Amway Grand Plaza HotelLocation: Grand Rapids, Michigan Date: Jan 27, 2016 to Jan 28, 2016Sponsor: National Pest Management Association. New Mexico Pest Management Association, Colorado Pest Control AssociationVenue: Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown HotelLocation: Albuquerque, New Mexico Date: Jan 29, 2016 to Feb 06, 2016Location: Corpus Christi, Texas Date: Jan 30, 2016Sponsor: Wild OnesVenue: Oshkosh Convention CenterLocation: Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Date: Feb 02, 2016 to Feb 04, 2016Sponsor: River Restoration NorthwestVenue: Skamania LodgeLocation: Stevenson, Washington Date: Feb 08, 2016 to Feb 11, 2016Sponsor: Weed Science Society of AmericaVenue: Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel and CasinoLocation: San Juan, Puerto RicoNotes: The 2016 annual meeting will be a joint meeting between the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) and the Southern Weed Science Society (SWSS). Date: Feb 08, 2016 to Feb 12, 2016Sponsor: Alaska Forum on the EnvironmentVenue: Dena'ina Convention CenterLocation: Anchorage, Alaska Date: Feb 09, 2016 to Feb 11, 2016Sponsor: The Pesticide Stewardship AllianceVenue: Doubletree HotelLocation: Albuquerque, New Mexico Date: Feb 09, 2016 to Feb 10, 2016Sponsor: University of Nebraska - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources / Nebraska State Pest Control AssociationVenue: The Cornhusker HotelLocation: Lincoln, Nebraska Date: Feb 09, 2016 to Feb 11, 2016Venue: Colorado Mesa UniversityLocation: Grand Junction, Colorado Date: Feb 09, 2016 to Feb 12, 2016Sponsor: University of Tasmania / Institute for Marine & Antarctic StudiesVenue: Hotel Grand ChancellorLocation: Hobart, AustraliaNotes: 'Detection, Impacts, Prediction & Adaptation' Date: Feb 16, 2016 to Feb 18, 2016Sponsor: Saskatchewan Prairie Conservation Action PlanVenue: Saskatoon InnLocation: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada Date: Feb 17, 2016 to Feb 18, 2016Sponsor: Utah Weed Control AssociationLocation: Vernal (tentative), Utah Date: Feb 20, 2016 to Feb 27, 2016Location: Norfolk Islands, Australia Date: Feb 20, 2016 to Feb 22, 2016Sponsor: American Phytopathological Society - Southern Division AnnualVenue: Gulf Coast Research and Education CenterLocation: Balm, Florida Date: Feb 25, 2016 to Feb 26, 2016Sponsor: World Academy of Science, Engineering and TechnologyVenue: Holiday Inn London - WembleyLocation: London, United Kingdom Date: Feb 29, 2016 to Mar 03, 2016Location: Newport Beach, California
Date: Mar 07, 2016 to Mar 10, 2016Sponsor: The Vertebrate Pest CouncilVenue: Fairmont HotelLocation: Newport Beach, California Date: Mar 07, 2016 to Mar 10, 2016Venue: Hyatt Regency AlbuquerqueLocation: Albuquerque, New Mexico Date: Mar 07, 2016 to Mar 09, 2016Sponsor: American Phytopathological SocietyVenue: Hilton Pensacola Beach Gulf FrontLocation: Pensacola Beach, Florida Date: Mar 08, 2016 to Mar 12, 2016Sponsor: National Plant Diagnostic NetworkVenue: Double Tree - Crystal CityLocation: Arlington, VA Date: Mar 09, 2016 to Mar 10, 2016Sponsor: Ecological Landscape AllianceVenue: University of MassachusettsLocation: Amherst, Massachusetts Date: Mar 13, 2016 to Mar 18, 2016Venue: Wyndham Grand HotelLocation: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Date: Mar 14, 2016 to Mar 18, 2016Sponsor: National Military Fish & Wildlife AssociationVenue: Wyndham Grand PittsburghLocation: Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaNotes: The National Military Fish and Wildlife Association will hold its annual training workshop in conjunction with the 81st North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference. This event provides a unique and valuable training opportunity for Department of Defense (DoD) natural resources professionals. Date: Mar 14, 2016 to Mar 18, 2016Venue: Wyndham HotelLocation: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Date: Mar 23, 2016 to Mar 25, 2016Sponsor: APS Potomac DivisionVenue: Omni HotelLocation: Richmond, Virginia Date: Mar 30, 2016 to Apr 01, 2016Venue: Holiday Inn and Convention CenterLocation: Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Date: Apr 01, 2016 to Apr 03, 2016Sponsor: Indiana University / City of Bloomington, Indiana / Eco Logic - Ecological RestorationVenue: Indiana UniversityLocation: Bloomington, Indiana Date: Apr 04, 2016 to Apr 08, 2016Sponsor: Center for Natural Lands Management / Northwest Association of Environmental Professionals / Northwest Forest Soils Council / Society for Ecological RestorationVenue: Red Lion Inn - Jantzen BeachLocation: Portland, Oregon Date: Apr 06, 2016 to Apr 10, 2016Sponsor: Embrapa / Kansas State University / International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center /Venue: Costão do SantinhoLocation: Florianopolis, Brazil Date: Apr 06, 2016 to Apr 09, 2016Venue: River LodgeLocation: Fortuna, California Date: Apr 10, 2016 to Apr 14, 2016Sponsor: Manitoba Environmental Industries AssociationVenue: Fort Garry HotelLocation: Winnipeg, Manitoba CanadaNotes: The International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species (ICAIS) is the most comprehensive international forum to address new and emerging issues related to aquatic invasive species (AIS). Date: Apr 10, 2016 to Apr 14, 2016Sponsor: Manitoba Environmental Industries AssociationVenue: Fort Garry HotelLocation: Winnipeg, Canada Date: Apr 11, 2016 to Apr 14, 2016Sponsor: National Association of Environmental Professionals / Illinois Association of Environmental ProfessionalsVenue: The Palmer House HiltonLocation: Chicago, Illinois Date: Apr 17, 2016 to Apr 21, 2016Location: Myrtle Beach, South CarolinaNotes: The International Wild Pig Conference is the only forum in the world that provides federal, state, and private stakeholders a venue to discuss biological, financial, and social implications specific to wild pig subsistence in our ecosystems. Date: Apr 22, 2016 to Apr 23, 2016Sponsor: World Academy of Science, Engineering and TechnologyVenue: Holiday Inn London - WembleyLocation: London, United Kingdom
Date: May 19, 2016 to May 21, 2016Sponsor: Florida Native Plant Society - Paw Paw ChapterVenue: Daytona Beach ResortLocation: Daytona, Florida Date: May 19, 2016 to May 21, 2016Sponsor: Pennsylvania Land Trust AssociationVenue: Penn Stater Conference CenterLocation: State College, Pennsylvania Date: May 22, 2016 to May 25, 2016Sponsor: The National Conference on Urban EntomologyVenue: Embassy SuitesLocation: Albuquerque, New Mexico Date: May 22, 2016 to May 25, 2016Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico Date: May 31, 2016 to Jun 03, 2016Sponsor: Forest Landowners AssociationVenue: Marriott Orlando World CenterLocation: Orlando, Florida Date: May 31, 2016 to Jun 04, 2016Sponsor: Society of Wetland ScientistsVenue: The American Bank CenterLocation: Corpus Christi, Texas
Date: Jun 06, 2016 to Jun 10, 2016Sponsor: Canadian Weed Science SocietyVenue: Gladstone Mountain Ranch and Conference CentreLocation: Alberta, Canada Date: Jun 06, 2016 to Jun 10, 2016Sponsor: International Committee for Plant Virus EpidemiologyVenue: University of AvignonLocation: Avignon, France Date: Jun 06, 2016 to Jun 07, 2016Sponsor: World Academy of Science, Engineering and TechnologyVenue: Hotel PennsylvaniaLocation: New York City, New York Date: Jun 06, 2016 to Jun 10, 2016Sponsor: University of GuelphVenue: Rozanski HallLocation: Guelph, Canada Date: Jun 06, 2016 to Jun 07, 2016Sponsor: World Academy of Science, Engineering and TechnologyVenue: Hotel PennsylvaniaLocation: New York City, New York Date: Jun 13, 2016 to Jun 16, 2016Sponsor: International Committee of the International Symposium on Scale Insect StudiesVenue: University of Catania – Dipartimento di Agricoltura, Alimentazione e AmbienteLocation: Catania, Italy Date: Jun 13, 2016 to Jun 17, 2016Venue: Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and SpaLocation: Monterey, California Date: Jun 19, 2016 to Jun 25, 2016Venue: Clarion Congress Hotel PragueLocation: Prague, Czech Republic Date: Jun 19, 2016 to Jun 23, 2016Venue: Le Corum, MontpellierNotes: Theme - Tropical Ecology and Society: Reconciling Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity Date: Jun 26, 2016 to Jun 29, 2016Sponsor: National University of Singapore - Department of Biological SciencesVenue: National University of SingaporeLocation: Singapore, Singapore Date: Jun 27, 2016 to Jul 01, 2016Venue: University of Reims - Faculties of Pharmacy and MedicineLocation: Reims, France
Date: Jul 09, 2016 to Jul 13, 2016Location: Austin, Texas Date: Jul 17, 2016 to Jul 21, 2016Venue: Oregon Convention CenterLocation: Portland, Oregon Date: Jul 17, 2016 to Jul 22, 2016Sponsor: USDA - Agricultural Research Service / Forest Service / Natural Resources Conservation Service & Government of SaskatchewanVenue: Teacher's Credit Union PlaceLocation: Saskatoon, CanadaNotes: Theme "The Future Management of Grazing and Wild Lands in a High-Tech World Date: Jul 17, 2016 to Jul 20, 2016Sponsor: Wisconsin Chapter of the Society for Conservation BiologyVenue: Monona Terrace Convention CenterLocation: Madison, Wisconsin Date: Jul 18, 2016 to Jul 20, 2016Sponsor: Center for Pollinator Research - Penn State UniversityVenue: Penn State University CampusLocation: University Park, Pennsylvania Date: Jul 20, 2016 to Jul 23, 2016Sponsor: North Carolina Native Plant Society / New Moon Nursery / Mt. Cuba CenterVenue: Western Carolina UniversityLocation: Cullowhee, North Carolina Date: Jul 24, 2016 to Jul 27, 2016Venue: Galt House HotelLocation: Louisville, Kentucky Date: Jul 30, 2016 to Aug 03, 2016Sponsor: International Marine Conservation CongressVenue: Delta Hotel and Conference CentreLocation: St. John's, Canada Date: Jul 30, 2016 to Aug 03, 2016Location: Tampa, Florida Date: Jul 31, 2016 to Aug 03, 2016Sponsor: International Association for Food ProtectionVenue: America's CenterLocation: St. Louis, Missouri Date: Jul 31, 2016 to Aug 05, 2016Sponsor: Wildlife Disease Association / Cornell UniversityVenue: Greek Peak Mountain ResortLocation: Cortland, New York
Date: Aug 02, 2016 to Aug 05, 2016Sponsor: International Society for Horticultural Science / University of Minnesota Horticultural ScienceVenue: Courtyard Mariott HotelLocation: Minneapolis, Minnesota Date: Aug 07, 2016 to Aug 12, 2016Venue: Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention CenterLocation: Fort Lauderdale, Florida Date: Aug 08, 2016 to Aug 11, 2016Venue: Sheraton Atlanta HotelLocation: Atlanta, Georgia Date: Aug 29, 2016 to Sep 02, 2016Venue: The Corum Convention CentreLocation: Montpellier, France
Date: Sep 01, 2016 to Sep 10, 2016Sponsor: Hosted by the State of Hawaiʻi, led by the Department of Land and Natural Resources with the support of the Department of State of the USA.Venue: Hawaiʻi Convention CenterLocation: Honolulu, HawaiʻiNotes: Theme - Planet at the crossroads. Held every four years, the Congress brings together leaders from government, the public sector, non-governmental organizations, business, UN agencies and indigenous and grass-roots organizations to discuss and decide on solutions to the world’s most pressing environment and development challenges. This will be the first time the World Conservation Congress will be hosted by the USA, coinciding with the 100th anniversary of the United States National Park Service." Date: Sep 22, 2016 to Sep 25, 2016Sponsor: Native Plant Society of New MexicoVenue: Farm and Ranch Heritage MuseumLocation: Las Cruces, New Mexico Date: Sep 25, 2016 to Sep 30, 2016Venue: Orange County Convention CenterLocation: Orlando, Florida
Date: Oct 15, 2016 to Oct 19, 2016Sponsor: The Wildlife SocietyVenue: Raleigh Convention CenterLocation: Raleigh, North Carolina Date: Oct 17, 2016 to Oct 19, 2016Sponsor: Invasive Plants Association of Wisconsin, Midwest Invasive Plant Network, Minnesota Invasive Species Advisory Council, and the Wisconsin Invasive Species Council.Venue: La Crosse CenterLocation: La Crosse, WisconsinNotes: Fourth biennial multi-state conference. The goal of UMISC is to strengthen management of invasive species, especially prevention, control, and containment. Expected audience includes: researchers, land managers, natural resource professionals, university personnel, landscape and nursery professionals, agriculture and forestry employees, environmental specialists, lake association members, land owners, government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and anyone interested in managing the spread of invasive species in the Upper Midwest.
Date: Nov 07, 2016 to Nov 11, 2016Sponsor: International Lake Environment Committee FoundationVenue: Udayana UniversityLocation: Jimbaran, Bali, Indonesia
Date: Dec 06, 2016 to Dec 08, 2016Sponsor: Oregon Department of AgricultureVenue: LaSells Stewart CenterLocation: Corvallis, Oregon Date: Dec 10, 2016 to Dec 15, 2016Sponsor: Restoring America's Estuaries and The Coastal SocietyVenue: Hilton New OrleansLocation: New Orleans, Louisiana
Date: Aug 06, 2017 to Aug 11, 2017Venue: Oregon Convention CenterLocation: Portland, Oregon
Date: Sep 25, 2017 to Sep 27, 2017Sponsor: Australasian Plant Pathology SocietyVenue: Bribane Convention and Exhibition CentreLocation: Brisbane, Australia
Date: Jul 29, 2018 to Aug 03, 2018Sponsor: The American Phytopathological Society / The International Society for Plant PathologyLocation: Boston, MassachusettsNotes: Theme - Plant Health in a Global Economy
Date: Aug 05, 2018 to Aug 10, 2018Venue: Kentucky International Convention CenterLocation: Louisville, Kentucky Date: Aug 19, 2018 to Aug 24, 2018Sponsor: International Association for Plant BiotechnologyVenue: Convention Centre DublinLocation: Dublin, Ireland
Date: Nov 25, 2018 to Nov 30, 2018Venue: Stellenbosch UniversityLocation: Stellenbosch, South Africa