Time Mon 7th Tue 8th Wed 9th Thu 10th Fri 11th Sat 12th
6:00 – 8:00     Early Bird Walks Early Bird Walks Early Bird Walks Early Bird Walks
8:00 – 9:00 Workshops Workshops &
council meetings
Morning Plenary Talk Morning Plenary Talk Morning Plenary Talk  Workshops &
Field Trips 
9:00 – 10:00  coffee break   coffee break   coffee break
10:00 – 12:30  Symposia &
concurrent oral sessions
  Symposia &
concurrent oral sessions
  Symposia &
concurrent oral sessions
12:30 – 2:00  Lunch Lunch Lunch
2:00 – 3:30  Concurrent oral sessions  Concurrent oral sessions  Concurrent oral sessions
3:30 – 4:00   coffee break   coffee break   coffee break
4:00 – 5:30   Concurrent oral sessions   Concurrent oral sessions  Closing Plenary Talk
& closing remarks
5:30 – 6:00    Opening remarks coffee break coffee break  Free  
6:00 – 7:00    Opening plenary talk Evening plenary talk  Evening plenary talk  Event TBD  
7:00 – 9:30   Opening reception   Poster session & reception Poster session & reception  Free  
9:30 – 11:30 Event TBD Event TBD Banquet Dinner

A full schedule of events, oral presentations, and posters is now available HERE!


  • Movement ecology of South American birds: causes and consequences
  • Can the International Shorebird Survey play a bigger role in South American shorebird conservation?
  • Genomic advances in Neotropical ornithology: phylogenomics, population genomics and genotype/phenotype associations
  • History, recent advances, and future directions in the study of bird migration in South America
  • The utility of citizen science data for bird conservation across the Americas
  • Mixed species flocks of birds: ecology and evolution
  • Applied statistics for ornithological studies: current developments and insights

More details on the symposia can be found here.



  • Occupancy Modeling
  • warbleR: a package for streamlined bioacoustic analyses in R
  • 1st Americas Workshop on Bird Tracking and Monitoring
  • Harnessing birds with transmitters and an introduction to data analysis
  • The challenges of meaningful analysis of nesting success and nest predation risk and their implications for population dynamics across latitudes
  • How to talk about Science with non-scientists?
  • Genomics & Bioinformatics
  • Introduction to GIS and Ecological Niche Modeling for use of Bird Databases
  • Advanced Bird Banding and Molt Techniques Workshop (Field technique workshop)

More details on the workshops can be found here.