4th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity

May 13-16, 2018, Palais des Congrès, Montreal, Quebec

Registration Deadline: The early bird registration deadline has been extended until March 16, 2018. Visit the WCMB 2018 website to register.

Hotel Accommodations: Hotel room blocks at six different hotels have been reserved by conference organizers; preferred rates are available until April 1st. For booking information, visit the WCMB Housing webpage.

Newsletter: The most recent WCMB newsletter is available online and includes information regarding registration deadlines, hotel accommodations, WCMB Conference Scholarships and Fellowships and tours. Stay up-to-date by subscribing to the WCMB 2018 mailing list to receive the latest conference news.

The World Conference on Marine Biodiversity (WCMB) has become the major focal assembly to share research outcomes, management and policy issues, and discussions on the role of biodiversity in sustaining ocean ecosystems. This meeting will bring together scientists, practitioners, and policy makers to discuss and advance our understanding of the importance and current state of biodiversity in the marine environment. Through a mix of keynote sessions and contributed talks the conference program will address marine biodiversity across a deliberately wide range of relevant sectors.