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AMERICAN CETACEAN SOCIETY 15TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE - Nov. 11-13, 2016

ACS invites you to join a unique gathering of scientists, policy makers, and conservationists from all over the world. The amazing Saturday and Sunday program includes experts in cetacean Conservation, Research and Education. And don't forget the book signings, art show, silent auction, marine life photo contest, research poster contest, and Friday's pre-conference whale watching trip.

Full Conference Registration Tickets include the Friday night reception, all plenary sessions, poster sessions, book signings, art show, silent auction, and lunch on both Saturday & Sunday. *The Saturday night banquet is NOT included in conference ticket price - please purchase below.

Remember that you will need to make your own HOTEL ARRANGEMENTS. You may call the hotel directly at (831) 393-1115 and give them the following information: Group Name: AMERICAN CETACEAN SOCIETY Group Code: AM6 or visit the "LOCATION" tab on our conference website for details to register online.

For questions, please email the conference committee at acsconf1@gmail.com

American Cetacean Society's 15th International Conference, November 11-13, 2016

American Cetacean Society

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Registration Information

Registration Type Price Fee Quantity
Friday, 11/11 All-day Whale Watch (8am to 4pm)
Our all-day adventure with Monterey Bay Whale Watch will give us a special opportunity to explore the rich biodiversity of the waters in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. Possible species we might encounter include blue, fin, humpback, minke and killer whales, Risso's, common and bottlenose dolphins. California sea lions, harbor seals, a variety of gull species, brown pelicans and cormorants may also be seen throughout the day. The trip will run 8am to 4pm, returning with enough time to passengers to freshen up before the evening reception.
$100.00 $0.00
STUDENT MEMBER Early Bird Full Conference Registration
Students must be Student Members of ACS and submit a copy of valid student ID to acsconf1@gmail.com. A special thanks to Cheesemans' Ecology Safaris, and the 2016 Antarctic Adventurers for subsidizing Student Registration!
$135.00 $0.00
MEMBER Early Bird Full Conference Registration $240.00 $0.00
NON-MEMBER Early Bird Full Conference Registration
WAIT! Why not become a member of ACS for just $45 (below)?!? You will save $60 in registration fee AND we will pay the processing fees!
$300.00 $6.79
11/12 BANQUET - Saturday night $70.00 $0.00
SATURDAY ONLY - ONE DAY Conference Registration (includes lunch) $150.00 $0.00
SUNDAY ONLY - ONE DAY Conference Registration (includes lunch) $150.00 $0.00
HALF DAY AM SATURDAY Conference Registration (Lunch not included.) $75.00 $0.00
HALF DAY PM SATURDAY Conference Registration (Lunch not included.) $75.00 $0.00
HALF DAY AM SUNDAY Conference Registration (Lunch not included.) $75.00 $0.00
HALF DAY PM SUNDAY Conference Registration (Lunch not included.) $75.00 $0.00
Student Membership   more info $35.00 $0.00
Membership $45.00 $0.00
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Event Details

 

Fifty Years of Whale Conservation:

Reflections and Innovations

Full conference, single day, and half day registrations available.

Special conference rate of $199/night at our hosting hotel:

Embassy Suites by Hilton, Monterey Bay Seaside.
Reserve your rooms now at:
 

Conference cancellation policy: $50 processing fee for cancellations by October 15. No refunds after October 15. Early bird rates apply before August 15. Online registration closes November 6. After that date, you may register at the door.

 

CONFERENCE OVERVIEW 

* Full conference registration tickets include Friday night reception, all plenary sessions, panels, poster sessions, book signings, silent auction, and lunch on both Saturday & Sunday.
**Banquet is NOT included in conference ticket price. It must be purchased separately.

Visit the Program page for program details: ACS Conference Program

 


FAQs
(More FAQs available on our website )

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Contact conference organizers at acsconf1@gmail.com

Can I update my registration information?
Yes, follow the link in your confirmation email for easy access to your registration. You can make additions or updates until the online registration deadline of November 6.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
SAVE PAPER - you do not need to print this ticket! As long as you received an email confirmation, we will have your name on our check-in list.

Tips for easy check-in:

  • Bring a photo ID
  • Keep your mobile confirmation handy, if applicable

What is the refund policy?
Conference cancellation/refund policy: 

  • $50 processing fee for cancellations by October 11. 
  • No refunds after October 11. Please consider your unused ticket/registration a donation.
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Embassy Suites by Hilton Monterey Bay Seaside
1441 Canyon Del Rey
Seaside, CA 93955

Organizer

American Cetacean Society

Founded in 1967, the American Cetacean Society (ACS) protects whales, dolphins, porpoises, and their habitats through public education, research grants, and conservation actions.

The world's oldest whale conservation organization, ACS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public benefit corporation with national headquarters based in San Pedro, California and active chapters in Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange County, Monterey, San Francisco, Puget Sound, Oregon and New England, as well as a vibrant student coalition. 

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