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Side Events at ICCB 2017

WWF EFN Symposium (Pre-ICCB Event)

July 22, 2017 | 8:30 – 17:00
Hyatt Regency Cartagena | Carrera 1 #12-118 | Cartagena, Colombia, 130000

The WWF Russell E. Train Education for Nature Program (EFN) will be holding an EFN Symposium on July 22, 2017. This event will bring together EFN grantees from around the world to exchange ideas, promote collaboration, and create a stronger EFN grantee network. EFN grantees that would like to attend the event may RSVP using the link below. A limited number of additional spots are open to the public. For more information and to RSVP, please see the event website: https://shellyjackson.wixsite.com/wwf-efn.

Please note, you must RSVP to this event.


Ocean Happy Hour

July 24, 2017 | 18:30 - 20:30
Chachara Restaurant | Calle 29 #972 | Cartagena, Colombia

The Marine Section of the Society for Conservation Biology and the Ocean Modeling Forum are co-hosting an informal happy hour on Monday July 24th. We are gathering at Chachara Restaurant (Calle 29 #972), about a 6 minute walk from the convention center, from 6:30 to 8:30. We welcome all friends of the ocean to join us - the appetizers are free, but the beer is on you!

Questions? Please contact Tessa Francis or David Shiffman.


Connectivity Conservation Specialist Group Gathering at ICCB 2017

July 26, 2017 | 17:00
Chachara Cartagena | Calle 29 #972 | Cartagena, Colombia

The CCSG will be hosting a gathering at the Chachara Cartagena on July 26, 2017. The event will be open to all members as well as anyone interested in learning more about the group. The CCSG connects practitioners around the world to support ecological connectivity conservation and advise in establishing IUCN’s Areas of Connectivity Conservation. Appetizers and drinks will be provided. We look forward to seeing you there.