About the meeting

SCB's joint International Congress for Conservation Biology and European Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB-ECCB) is a forum for add ressing conservation challenges and for presenting new research and developments in conservation science and practice...




ICCB-ECCB Program Available for Download

The official program of ICCB-ECCB 2015 is now available! Peruse the program to find the sessions, workshops, exhibits, and social events that you want to attend.

You can also download a printer-friendly version of the general session schedule by day. Visit the Programme to download Excel files of talks and workshops, posters, and an overview of all sessions. Find below Excel files of the scientific program (updated versions will be online at the start of the Congress).



Download the ICCB-ECCB 2015 Programme-at-a-Glance to find tentative times for plenary talks, social events, symposia, and more. Note that this is an early draft that is subject to change.

→ Download the ICCB-ECCB 2015 Programme-at-a-Glance


Resources for Student Presenters

Presenting your research at ICCB-ECCB (or other scientific congresses)? Check out the links below for resources from SCB for students on designing posters and delivering oral presentations. You’ll also find two helpful and humorous articles from a scientist who has attended and planned dozens of scientific meetings with tips on how to make your posters and presentations stand out.

SCB’s Student Resources page includes help for designing scientific posters and advice for oral presentations at scientific conferences. This is the worst academic presentation in the world…tribute is for those who want give the most perfectly dull academic presentation and a poster to remember offers advice on how to make create and present engaging scientific posters.

A Guide to Montpellier

There’s a lot to do in Montpellier. See these recommendations from local students on suggested place to go, including restaurants and walks, in this Guide to Life in Montpellier.

ICCB-ECCB Abstract Book

A draft version of the ICCB-ECCB abstract book is available for download. A final copy will be ready in September. We are not accepting any edits unless an abstract that should be in the book is currently missing.