Key Symposium Activities
ARRCN bazaar. Those with things to sell or distribute (e.g., educational materials, research equipment, community livelihood products) can sign up for display tables/booths. Deadline is on 15 May 2017 for an assured slot. Registration fee for merchandise booth is free for ARRCN members but for non-member merchants’ fee will be announced soon.
Country Reports. A 10 minute oral presentation on the status of raptor migration watch by a representative from each of the member countries. Deadline for abstracts is 15 May 2017.
Regular Contributed Papers (Oral Presentations and Posters). 15-minute oral presentations or posters on aspects of resident and migratory raptors including research, and site conservation action, advocacy, education, citizen science, tourism and policy. The deadline for abstracts is 15 May 2017.
Student Presentation (Oral and Poster). Students currently enrolled will be given opportunity to present their researches on raptors and raptor conservation. There will be limited travel grants for students. Those who want to apply for travel grants please indicate in the registration form and submit abstracts directly to ARRCN.
Workshops/ Roundtable Discussions. Concurrent 3 hour-long workshops on important aspects of raptor research and conservation. Proposals for workshop sessions are welcomed (see below).
ARRCN Annual General Meeting. Member updates will be presented, discussed and deliberated. Bids to host the 2019 symposium are presented.