Thanks to our generous sponsors:
We greatly value our partnerships with sponsors in bringing this meeting to the global community of bat researchers and practitioners.
Student Spotlight Day - Sponsored by Global South Bats
Supporting future scientists and policymakers with three premiere events: the Early Career Plenary Session, Student Poster Session, and Student Mixer where students can establish personal and professional connections, laying the groundwork for future potential collaborations.
Midweek Bar-B-Q Banquet - Sponsored by Wildlife Acoustics
Following a day of workshops for capacity building, training, conservation planning, and professional development, we will have a premiere event at Stubb's Bar-B-Q which is catered for the entire society with a social hour, followed by a catered meal, networking and socialization.
Diversity Breakfast - Sponsored by Bat Conservation International
The Diversity Breakfast is a premiere event where meeting attendees can discuss challenges and opportunities surrounding issues of equity, diversity, and inclusion. These conversations are important to the continued growth of our society, and to identify opportunities and ideas that attendees can take back to their home institutions.
Welcome Reception - Sponsored by Texas Parks and Wildlife
This evening reception at the conference hotel will kick off the week-long conference. It has been three years since we have been together and we are all excited to see everyone and kick off a great week.
Closing Ceremonies, Banquet, Auction, & Awards - Sponsored by GBatNet
The week closes with a celebratory event. The evening begins with a networking social open to the full attendance of the meeting. Attendees are then invited to join the closing banquet (tickets required). The evening wraps up with all attendees joining for an awards ceremony to celebrate the achievements of our students and prominent members of the society, followed by a fundraising auction.
Contributed Poster Session - Sponsored by Titley Scientific
This function blends the academic program and networking and social functions, with full attendance, light snacks, and a cash bar, creating a collegial atmosphere in which to discuss research ideas and opportunities.
Breakfasts - Sponsored by Copperhead Consulting, Species from Feces, and Holohil
Breakfast will be provided for all conference attendees each morning. Start the day off right before getting into the full academic program of the day.