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Conferences and Events

Provides upcoming Conferences and Events related to invasive species. The calendar displays events for previous years (by selecting dates) which can be helpful in finding relevant experts and papers.

See also: Calendars and Meetings for invasive species-related conference calendars on other Web sites, and Public Awareness Campaigns for additional awareness-related events.

Please Note: If you would like to suggest an invasive species-related conference or event for inclusion on our calendar, please Contact Us.

  • 2023 Invasive Species Annual Forum - Invasive Species Action in a Changing Climate

    • Date
      Feb 07, 2023 - Feb 09, 2023
    • Sponsor

      Invasive Species Centre (Canada) in partnership with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry

    • Venue
      Virtual
    • Notes

      The Invasive Species Forum is an annual event that brings attention to invasive species issues, research, and advances in prevention and management occurring across Canada, and in neighbouring U.S. States. The Invasive Species Forum will showcase speakers from around the world, on a diverse array of invasive species topics.

  • 2023 6th Annual Northeast Regional Invasive Species and Climate Change (RISCC) Management Symposium

    • Date
      Feb 14, 2023 - Feb 15, 2023
    • Venue
      Virtual
    • Notes

      Join us for two half days (11-3:30pm ET) at the annual symposium of the Regional Invasive Species and Climate Change (RISCC) Management network, bringing together natural resource managers, scientists, and the invasive species community to discuss challenges and solutions to incorporating climate change into invasive species management.

  • 2023 National Invasive Species Awareness Week (NISAW)

    • Date
      Feb 20, 2023 - Feb 26, 2023
    • Venue
      Nationwide
    • Notes

      NISAW is an international event to raise awareness about invasive species, the threat that they pose, and what can be done to prevent their spread. Representatives from local, state, federal, and regional organizations discuss legislation, policies, and improvements that can be made to prevent and manage invasive species.

  • 2023 USDA's 99th Agricultural Outlook Forum - Seeds of Growth Through Innovation

    • Date
      Feb 23, 2023 - Feb 24, 2023
    • Sponsor

      U.S. Department of Agriculture

    • Venue
      Crystal City Gateway Marriott
    • Location
      Hybrid - Arlington, Virginia / Virtual
    • Notes

      More than one hundred government, industry, and academic leaders will share their perspectives and insights on a wide array of topics including commodity and food price outlooks, U.S. and global agricultural trade developments, climate change, and innovations in agricultural production and sustainability.

  • 2023 Pennsylvania Lake Management Society (PALMS) Conference

    • Date
      Feb 28, 2023 - Mar 01, 2023
    • Venue
      Wyndham Garden State College
    • Location
      Boalsburg, Pennsylvania
  • 2023 Native Seed Conference - Cultivating the Restoration Supply Chain

    • Date
      Mar 27, 2023 - Mar 30, 2023
    • Location
      Washington D.C. Metro Area
    • Notes

      The 2023 National Native Seed Conference is dedicated to the science, practice, and policy of producing and effectively using native seed. The conference supports the America the Beautiful Executive Order, National Seed Strategy for Rehabilitation and Restoration, and the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration.

  • 2023 13th National Monitoring Conference

    • Date
      Apr 24, 2023 - Apr 28, 2023
    • Sponsor

      North American Lake Management Society

    • Venue
      TBD
    • Location
      TBD
  • 2023 XVI International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds

    • Date
      May 07, 2023 - May 12, 2023
    • Venue
      Iguazú Events and Conventions Center – Amérian Hotel
    • Location
      Puerto Iguazú, Argentina
  • 2023 Species on the Move International Conference

    • Date
      May 14, 2023 - May 19, 2023
    • Location
      Bonita Springs, Florida
    • Notes

      The conference brings together scientists and natural resource managers working in the disciplines of global change, biogeography and evolution, and relevant in contexts of natural resource management, biodiversity management and conservation, and theoretical ecology.

  • 2023 Society for the Study of Marine Bioinvasions (SSMB) 11th International Conference (ICMB XI)

    • Date
      May 15, 2023 - May 19, 2023
    • Sponsor

      Hosted by the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center’s Marine Invasions Lab and the Society for the Study of Marine Bioinvasions

    • Venue
      Columbus Center, University System of Maryland's Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology (IMET)
    • Location
      Baltimore, Maryland
    • Notes

      ICMB is the principal international forum where scientists and policy makers from around the world meet to review current challenges in the global management of invasive marine organisms and to share new developments in science and policy.