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When: April 20–23, 2020

Where: Canmore, Alberta, Canada (15 min. from Banff)


Details

The symposium includes 2 days of technical presentations, panel discussions, poster sessions, and field trips related to the research and management of wild sheep, mountain goats, and related species.

  • Monday, April 20 – Registration, exhibitor setup, check-in, and welcoming reception
  • Tuesday, April 21 – Symposium
  • Wednesday, April 22 – Field trip and BBQ in Banff
  • Thursday, April 23 – Symposium

More details to come.

Registration

Registration opening soon.

Agenda

A complete agenda will be available a few weeks before the symposium.

First Call for Papers

Submission Guidelines

Travel and Hotel Information

Flights

The nearest international airport is Calgary International Airport (YYC), which is 120km (approximately 1 h 10 min. driving time) from Canmore.

Airport Shuttles

Airport shuttles are available on a regular basis (every 1-2 hrs) during the day.

Banff Airporter® Shuttle

Select Calgary to Canmore for appropriate schedule and rates.

banffairporter.com/rates/

Brewster Express Shuttle

Select Schedule & Locations for appropriate schedule and rates.

banffjaspercollection.com/brewster-express/

Symposium Location/Hotel

Coast Canmore Hotel and Conference Centre
511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, AB T1W  1N7
403-678-3625

A block of rooms has been set aside at the group rates shown below. These rates will also be available 3 days before and after the symposium if anyone would like to arrive early or stay longer to explore the many sights the area has to offer.

Guests can reserve a room(s) online (http://coa.st/w9tx) or by calling central reservations (1-800-716-6199).

Refer to the group name “Northern Wild Sheep & Goat Symposium” or group code "CCM-GFC4211"

Room Type Rate* (CAD)
LIMITED AVAILABILITY
Reserve by March 9, 2020 to receive the rates below
Comfort Room - 2 Queen Beds $119
Comfort Room King $129
Superior - 2 Queen Beds $139
Superior Room King $149
Premium Room King $159
Premium Junior King Suite $199
*Single and double occupancies are the same rates.

Contact Information

Beth MacCallum
Symposium Chair
780-865-3390
ovis@bighornwildlife.com

Mike Jokinen
Registration Coordinator
403-715-0211
mike.jokinen@ab-conservation.com

Kirby Smith
Field Trip Coordinator
780-723-0238
kirbkate@gmail.com

Kathreen Ruckstuhl
Program and Proceedings Coordinator
403-829-2063
kruckstu@ucalgary.ca


Funding Support