"The Fellowship virtually opened up the way to collaborating with many scientists from the UK"

Dr Robert Kajobe Overseas Bursary and Fellowship Award Winner

Non-BES Events

Non-BES Events

If you are organising a meeting relevant to ecology and want to include it here, please email Amelia Simpson with details.


MAR 24-26
Student Conference on Conservation Science. Cambridge, UK. Website http://www.sccs-cam.org/

APR 7-8
British Society of Soil Science, Early Career Researchers Conference. University of York. Details from: http://www.soils.org.uk/event/367

APR 8-12
17th European Orchid show and Conference. London, UK. Details from http://www.linnean.org/Meetings-and-Events/Events

MAY 14
Turning the tide: coastal communities and conservation. Free evening public lecture with Q&A. Royal Geographical Society, London. Details from:

MAY 22-27
12th European Dry Grassland Meeting. Mainz, Germany. Details from

MAY 26
Royal Entomological Society, Joint Insect Ecology & Insect Conservation Special Interest Group Meeting. Rothamsted Research, Hertfordshire, UK. Details from: http://www.royensoc.co.uk/content/insect-ecology-insect-conservation-joint-special-interest-groups-meeting-26th-may-2015

MAY 31-JUN 5
The 2015 Joint Meeting of the XIV International Conference on Ephemeroptera and the XVIII International Symposium on Plecoptera. Aberdeen, Scotland. Website: http://www.riverflies.org/international-joint-conference-2015

JUN 1-2
Elements, genomes and ecosystems: cascading nitrogen and phosphorus impacts across levels of Biological organisation. The Royal Society, London. Details from: https://royalsociety.org/events/2015/06/elements-genomes-ecosystems/

JUN 4-8
Ecology & Safety 2015. Elenite Holiday Village, Bulgaria. Details from: Http://www.sciencebg.net/en/conferences/ecology-and-safety/

JUN 29 – JUL 1
Exploring Human Host-Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease
Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK

JUN 29 – JUL 2
Society for Applied Microbiology Summer Conference on the topic of ‘Fermented Foods and Beverages’. Intercontinental Dublin (previously Four Seasons), Ireland,

JUN 30- JUL 3
Society of Experimental Biology Annual Meeting. Prague. Website: http://www.sebiology.org/meetings/

JUN 30-JUL 3
European Society for Ecological Economics 2015: Transformations. Leeds, UK. Website: http://www.esee2015.org/

JUL 12-16
52nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation. Honolulu, Hawaii. Website: http://www.tropicalbio.org/

JUL 14 – 17
5th International Conference of Fire Effects on Soil Properties. University College, Dublin.
Fire Ecology Flyer

AUG 2-6
ICCB – ECCB 2015 Mission Biodiversity, Choosing new paths for conservation. Montpellier, France. Website: http://iccb-eccb2015.org/

100th Annual Meeting 2015 Ecological Society of America. Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD, USA. Website: http://www.esa.org/esa/?page_id=2722

AUG 10-14
15th European Society for Evolutionary Biology meeting. Lausanne, Switzerland. Website from: http://www3.unil.ch/wpmu/eseb2015/.

AUG 17-19
2015 Crayfish Conference. Giggleswick North Yorkshire. Website: http://www.fba.org.uk/other-conferences-and-courses

AUG 23-27
SER 2015 6th World Conference on Ecological Restoration. Manchester, UK. Website from: http://www.ser2015.org/

AUG24- AUG29
ISME15- International Society for Microbial Biology. Seoul, South Korea. Website: http://www.isme-microbes.org/.

AUG 30- AUG 4
Aquatic Biodiversity and Ecosystems 2015. Liverpool, UK. Details from: http://www.aquaticbiodiversityandecosystems.org/about-the-conference/

AUG 31-SEP 02
Biomarkers 2015Lab to Industry as Biosignatures to Therapeutic Discovery. Toronto, Canada. Website from: http://biomarkers.conferenceseries.com/

SEP 1-4
Royal Geographic Society Annual International Conference. University of Exeter, UK. Details from: http://www.rgs.org/WhatsOn/Whats+on.htm

SEP 2-4
Ento ’15 – Insect Ecosystem Services. Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. Details from: http://www.royensoc.co.uk/content/res-annual-national-science-meeting-international-symposium-ento-15-2-4-september-2015

SEP 14-18
14th International Symposium on Aquatic Plants. Edinburgh, UK. Details from: https://sites.google.com/site/aquaticplants2015/

OCT 14 – 15
Wetland Futures 2015: Bridging the conservation gap between freshwater, saltwater & transitional wetlands. Priory Rooms, Birmingham. Details from:

NOV 16 – 19
2015 New Zealand Ecological Society Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand. Student day 15 November. Deatails from: www.nzes2015.org


SEP 25-30
Entomological Society of America. Orlando, Florida. Website: http://ice2016orlando.org/.

SEP 25-30
ICE 2016. International Congress of Entomology. Orlando, Florida, USA. Website: http://ice2016orlando.org/.

Training Workshops

The Chartered Institute for Ecology and Environmental Management runs a wide variety of workshops for professional development. For further information and availability see www.cieem.net or e-mail workshops@cieem.net.


The Centre for Research into Ecological and Environmental Modelling runs a variety of workshops on a regular basis. For further information and availability see www.creem.st-and.ac.uk/conferences.php


University of Oxford Field Techniques for Surveying Mammals & Reptiles. Online course that can be taken for academic credit (10 CATS points at QCF Level 7) or not for credits. Details from http://www.conted.ox.ac.uk/ftsmr02.

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