Welcome to BES2022!

We are delighted that our Annual Meeting will be returning to Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland, this year.

Join ecologists from around the world this December for Europe’s largest and most welcoming conference dedicated to ecology.

Each year our Annual Meeting attracts over 1200 delegates and provides opportunities to meet new colleagues, develop your career, learn new skills, and share your science with the global ecological community.

We will be offering an exciting programme of internationally renowned plenary speakers, diverse thematic sessions, engaging workshops, and a variety of networking events.

We are delighted to be returning to the beautiful city of Edinburgh and the award-winning Edinburgh International Conference Centre.

Key dates

  • Registration and abstract submission open: Early July 2022
  • Abstract submission deadline: 17:00 (BST), Wednesday 07 September
  • Earlybird registration deadline: 17:00 (BST), Friday 21 October

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