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  • Mammal Society Student Conference

    Friday, 27 April 2018 - Saturday, 28 April 2018

    Submit a talk or poster by the 3rd of March 2018!

    The Student Conference will not only feature work by students, but also talks from invited experts, a Q&A panel with ecologists and scientists, and a range of workshops. During the conference the Worcester Mammal Group will hold a workshop on mammal identification and the Vincent Wildlife Trust will host a workshop on the use of technology in studying mammals, pine marten in particular.

    On the Saturday, the VWT will host a workshop on mammal trapping and tracking, giving attendees knowledge and practical experience with camera traps, radio collars, and much more. The Saturday event is only open to conference attendees and places are strictly limited. Email to reserve your place.

    Background: the Student Conference is based around student presenters that give talks and showcase posters. It's a great chance to get conference experience, as well as to tell people about your work and get feedback from professionals. To submit a talk or poster for consideration simply send an email to by no later than the 3rd of March 2018, with the subject 'Student Conference Presentation/Poster'. Guidelines for submitting your abstract are available to download from the conference website, here:

    For more information and to book tickets, visit the website, here: and visit our conference webpage.