Prairie Conservation and Endangered Species Conference
Winnipeg, Manitoba
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February 19 - 21, 2019

Program 

Call for presentations and posters

The call for presentations and posters for the 2019 Prairie Conservation and Endangered Species Conference is now open. Click here for more information.  The deadline for the submission of abstracts is October 19th, 2018.

Program Overview (draft) 

As more information becomes available, this schedule will be updated.

Tuesday February 19

6:30 -   9:00 PM Registration, Opening Reception and Art Show 

Wednesday February 20

7:30 - 8:30 AM Breakfast and Registration
8:30 - 8:45 AM Welcome
8:45 - 9:30 AM Conference Opening Address
09:30 - 10:00 AM Plenary 1:  The Prairie Crisis – Moving the Ledger. Trevor Herriot
10:00 - 10:20 AM HEALTH BREAK
10:20 - 12:00 PM Theme: Holism (Ecosystem Management Approaches)
Concurrent Session 1a Concurrent Session 1b Concurrent Session 1c
12:00 - 1:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 - 2:30 PM Plenary 2 and Panel Discussion: Multi-species Placed Based Conservation in the Prairies – Perspectives, Lessons Learned, & Guidance from South of the Divide, Saskatchewan
2:30 - 2:50 PM HEALTH BREAK
2:50  -   4:30 PM Theme: Holism (Ecosystem Management Approaches)
Concurrent Session 2a Concurrent Session 2b Concurrent Session 2c
4:30 - 6:00 PM Dedicated Poster Session, Social Time and Cash Bar
6:00 - 9:00 PM Banquet, Silent Auction, and Evening Program

Thursday February 21

7:15 - 8:15 AM Breakfast and Registration 
8:15 - 8:20 AM General Address  
8:20 -  9:40 AM Plenary 3 and Panel Discussion: Regenerative Agriculture.
9:40 - 10:00 AM HEALTH BREAK
10:00 - 12:00 PM Theme: Agriculture and Conservation
Concurrent Session 3a Concurrent Session 3b Concurrent Session 3c
12:00 - 1:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 - 1:30 PM Plenary 4:  What is Indigenous-led Conservation? Shaunna Morgan Siegers
1:30 - 2:40 PM Theme: Collaborative Conservation
Concurrent Session 4a Concurrent Session 4b Concurrent Session 4c
2:40 - 3:00 PM HEALTH BREAK
3:00 - 4:00 PM Concurrent Session 4a Concurrent Session 4b Concurrent Session 4c
4:00 - 4:30 PM Closing Summary of PCESC and Announcement of the next PCESC 

 

See you in Winnipeg!