Symposia

Symposia

Symposia are the scientific centerpiece of the meeting and will be assigned premium meeting space. These sessions are distinguished from other organized sessions in that they are more explicitly integrated, provide an overall synthesis on their topic, and have broad enough appeal to generate large audiences at the meeting…

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Organized Oral Sessions

Organized Oral Sessions

Organized oral sessions are organized around a specific topic with 10 speakers invited by the organizer at the proposal stage. These sessions are distinguished from symposia in that there is less emphasis on breadth of appeal and overall synthesis. Unlike symposia, a strong organized oral session proposal may be comprised largely of related case studies.

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Welcome to the ESA 2019 Annual Meeting Website

Dates

Sunday, August 11
– Friday, August 16, 2019

Location

Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, Kentucky

Theme

Bridging communities and ecosystems: Inclusion as an ecological imperative

The community of people engaged in the science of ecology is transforming, bringing important new perspectives into the field. Inclusive approaches to ecology can build bridges between theory and practice, connect those working in disparate landscapes and subdisciplines, and incorporate diverse perspectives. Such approaches support
ecologists and the ecological community as a whole as they articulate socio-environmental connections, address widespread ecosystem change, take advantage of technological advancements that provide unprecedented access to data and new analytical techniques, and engage in interdisciplinary collaborations.