May 15, 2017

Program Overview

The congress will provide innovative presentations that tackle different scientific and technical branches of biology and conservation. Based on the theme of the Congress, many presentations will focus on the work of women in the process of research and change.

This Conference will include presentations on the conservation of biodiversity based on knowledge generated in the region and highlight how these advances have improved management. We expect concrete recommendations aimed at improving the management of biodiversity.

Activities pre- and post-congress

Courses and workshops 

Activities during the Congress:

  • Plenary talks
  • Oral presentations
  • Poster presentations
  • Symposia, workshops, forums

Other activities

  • Field trips (sightings of flora and fauna wildlife, visits to natural protected areas among others)
  • Photography contest
  • Annual awards for best oral presentations and posters
  • Environmental Fair Costa Rica 2017
  • Silent Auction – Auction “Fondo Amigo”

 

DUE TO THE GREAT INTEREST IN PARTICIPATION, THE CONGRESS WILL INCLUDE ALL FIVE WEEKDAYS, AND THE FIELD TRIPS WILL BE SCHEDULED SATURDAY NOVEMBER 4 AND SUNDAY NOVEMBER 5