Vol. 64, No. 3 | Fall 2019


Behaviour 2019, a joint meeting of the 56th Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society and the 36th International Ethological Conference, was held at the University of Illinois at Chicago, in Chicago, IL, USA from July 23-27, 2019. 1,051 attendees represented 36 countries including: United States, Italy Germany, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Austria France, Brazil, Japan, Portugal, South Africa, Canada, Mexico, Australia, Switzerland, South Korea, China, UK, New Zealand, Columbia, Spain, Korea, Costa Rica, Taiwan, Argentina, Brasil, , Scotland, Colombia, Thailand, Sweden, Nigeria, Uruguay, Poland Iraq, and Puerto Rico. With up to 7 concurrent sessions, the meeting included 80 invited talks, 486 contributed talks, and 286 posters.















The 57th Annual Conference
of the Animal Behavior Society
July 30 - August 3, 2020
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Senior Program Officer: Elizabeth Tibbetts

Local Hosts:
Todd Freeberg, Elizabeth Derryberry, and Gordon Burghardt

We look forward to seeing you all in Knoxville next year!


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