Excluding the official Congress twitter account @ICCB2017, the most active twitter accounts to mention #ICCB2017 were @IbuAnggrek (Lauren Gardiner), @AzurigenMCS (Travis Nielson), @Rebecca_Jarvis, @WhySharksMatter (David Shiffman), and @ultimatemegs (Megan Barnes). Lauren Gardiner was also the most active twitter user at ICCB-ECCB in Montpellier, France in 2015.
ICCB plenary speaker EJ Milner Gulland (@EJMilnerGulland) received the most user mentions at ICCB. Her plenary talk was titled "Rethinking Conservation in an Uncertain World."
ICCB attendees were active on other social platforms like Instagram and Facebook. Check out a selection of ICCB 2017 Tweets and Instagram posts on Storify.
The Society thanks the members of the ICCB 2017 Communications Committee for leading the initiative to make Twitter an integral component of the Congress, including committee chair Rachel Golden, co-chairs Maria Clara Valencia and Sandra Pompa Mansilla, vice-chairs Mather Herbert and Nathan Spillman and members Angelica Viviana Camacho Martinez, Chelsie Romulo, Amy Rosenthal, and David Shiffman.