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53rd Annual Conference

We invite you to join us at the 53rd Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society in Columbia, Missouri from July 30 - August 3, 2016.


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Grants & Awards

The Student Grant Submission system is now open. Please review the list of all available grants and awards.

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ABS 2016

Join us for ABS 2016! The Annual Meeting will be from July 30 – August 3, at the University of Missouri, Columbia, MO. Online conference registration will open in January!

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Call for 2017 Symposia

Interested in proposing a symposium (Invited Paper Session/Workshop) for ABS 2017 in Toronto? Please use our symposium proposal form.

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Additional Resources


  • 2016-02-12
    ABS 2016 Registration and Abstract Submission is now open. Register today! Read more »
  • 2016-01-11
    ABS 2016 Registration and Abstract Submission will be open this month! Read more »
  • 2015-12-18
    ABS 2016 Election: Don't forget to check your email for the link to vote! Read more »
  • 2015-11-17
    ABS November Newsletter is now available! Read more »
  • 2015-10-22
    Animal Behaviour's November Issue article featured in National Geographic, The New York Times, and BBC! Read more »