Media invited to register for 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America

For Immediate Release:  March 30, 2021

Contact: Heidi Swanson, (202) 833-8773, ext. 211, gro.asenull@idieh



The 106th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America (ESA) will be held as an all-virtual meeting. ESA invites press and institutional public information officers to attend for free (see credential policy).




Monday, August 2, to Friday, August 6, 2021




Meeting plenaries and symposia will explore the meeting theme “Vital Connections in Ecology.”

The meeting schedule will include daily live plenaries and panels, as well as pre-recorded presentations available on demand. Pre-recorded presentations will be accompanied by scheduled live discussion sessions.




Please contact ESA Public Information Manager Heidi Swanson at gro.asenull@idieh. Same-day press registration will be available during the meeting, and members of the press will be able to access resources and ask questions during the meeting via a virtual press room.



The Ecological Society of America, founded in 1915, is the world’s largest community of professional ecologists and a trusted source of ecological knowledge, committed to advancing the understanding of life on Earth. The 9,000-member Society publishes five journals and a membership bulletin and broadly shares ecological information through policy, media outreach, and education initiatives. The Society’s Annual Meeting attracts 4,000 attendees and features the most recent advances in ecological science.

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