We acknowledge and respect Victorian Traditional Owners as the original custodians of Victoria’s land and waters, their unique ability to care for Country and deep spiritual connection to it. We honour Elders past and present whose knowledge and wisdom has ensured the continuation of culture and traditional practices.

Call for abstracts

Call for abstracts

Abstract submission for the Victorian Biodiversity Conference 2020 will open on 16th September 2019 and close on 1st November 2019. Presenters will be notified their abstract has been acceptance by 6th December 2019. Registration and tickets for general admission will be made available in the first week of December.

Who can apply: We invite all graduate and early career researchers undertaking research relevant to biodiversity at a Victorian Institution to submit an abstract. We also invite young industry professionals in Victoria (less than 10 years experience) to submit a project they have undertaken with their current employer.

 

The conference is deliberately broad and encourages a variety of talks across terrestrial, freshwater and marine environments, related to both local and international issues.