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Past Meetings

Thumbnail logo for the ESA 2021 Annual Meeting.

2021 ESA Annual Meeting
Virtually Anywhere
Monday, August 2nd– Friday, August 6th, 2021
“Vital connections in ecology”
Archived meeting program (coming soon)
Meeting website

Thumbnail logo for the ESA 2019 Annual Meeting.

2020 ESA Annual Meeting
Completely Online
August 3 – 6, 2020
“Harnessing the ecological data revolution”
Archived meeting program
Meeting website

Thumbnail logo for the ESA 2019 Annual Meeting.

2019 ESA Annual Meeting
Louisville, Kentucky
August 11 – 16, 2019
“Bridging Communities & Ecosystems: Inclusion as an Ecological Imperative”
Archived meeting program
Meeting website


2018 ESA Annual Meeting
New Orleans, Louisiana
August 5 – 10, 2018
“Extreme events, ecosystem resilience and human well-being”
Archived meeting program
Meeting website


2017 ESA Annual Meeting
Portland, Oregon
August 6 – 11, 2017
“Linking biodiversity, material cycling and ecosystem services in a changing world”
Archived meeting program
Meeting website

2016 ESA Annual Meeting
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
August 7 – 12, 2016
“Novel Ecosystems in the Anthropocene”
Archived meeting program
Meeting website

2015 ESA Annual Meeting (Centennial)
Baltimore, Maryland
August 9 – 14 , 2015
“Ecological Science at the Frontier: Celebrating ESA’s Centennial” 
Archived meeting program
Meeting website

2014 ESA Annual Meeting
Sacramento, CA
August 10 – 15, 2014
“From Oceans to Mountains: It’s All Ecology” 
Archived meeting program
Meeting website

2013 ESA Annual Meeting
Minneapolis,MN
August 4 – 9, 2013
“Sustainable pathways: Learning from the past and shaping the future” 
Archived meeting program
Meeting website

2012 ESA Annual Meeting
Portland, Oregon
August 5 – 10, 2012
“Life on Earth: Preserving, Utilizing and Sustaining our Ecosystems”  
Archived meeting program
Meeting website

2011 ESA Annual Meeting
Austin, Texas
August 7 – 12, 2011
“Earth Stewardship: Preserving and enhancing the earth’s life-support systems”
Archived meeting program
Meeting website

2010 ESA Annual Meeting
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
August 1 – 6, 2010
“Global Warming: The legacy of our past, the challenge for our future”
Archived meeting program
Meeting website

2009 ESA Annual Meeting
Albuquerque, New Mexico
August 2 – 7, 2009
Archived meeting program
Meeting website

For information about past ESA meetings beyond the most recent 10 years, please visit the Historical Records Committee’s archive.

Meetings before 2009