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EOU2013UK  27 - 31 August 2013, Norwich, UK
The ninth European Ornithologists' Union conference

The European Ornithologists' Union conference comes to the UK for the first time


We are delighted to invite you to participate in the ninth Conference of the European Ornithologists’ Union, EOU2013UK, which is being held at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK, on 27–31 August 2013.


EOU2013UK is being organised and hosted by the British Ornithologists’ Union (BOU), British Trust for Ornithology (BTO), Edward Grey Institute of Field Ornithology (EGI), the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) and the University of East Anglia (UEA).


This ninth conference of the EOU follows successful events in Italy, Poland, the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Austria, Switzerland and Latvia. The EOU conference has established itself as one of the largest meetings of ornithologists in the world. It is an opportunity for those working in avian science to learn of the latest developments in this ever-changing and expanding field. 


The scientific programme will cover a broad range of ornithological issues including symposia, contributed paper and poster sessions. Accepted symposia will cover climate change, morphology, evolution, bird collisions, pesticides, ethno-ornithology, habitat management, hybridization, predation risk, migration flyways, migration strategies, population dynamics.

Reduced rates for students, early-career researchers and Eastern Europeans.

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Students and early-career researchers @ EOU2013UK

Save £125!

The BOU is sponsoring BOU student and early-career researchers to attend EOU2013UK. This offers reduced conference places from £150 (early-bird rate) as opposed to the normal reduced rate of £275. What a saving!

If you are not already a BOU student or early-career researcher then it costs only £10 to join. See here

Spaces are limited so please book early!

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BOU/Swarovski Optik best student and early-career researcher presentations 

The BOU have teamed up with Swarovski Optik to provide awards for the best oral and poster presentations by students and early-career researchers at EOU2013UK 

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As one of the local hosts and organisers the BOU will have an active presence at EOU2013UK.

We will be sponsoring students and early-career researchers to attend the conference (see left), presenting awards for the best student and early-career researcher presentations (see left) and we will be organising BOU specific events during the conference itself. Look out for further details via the BOU website or Twitter.

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There are still places for both oral and poster presentations. Deadline for abstract submissions for both is 28 February 2013. 

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Image credits: student meeting © Steve Dudley; presenting at UEA © Christina Ieronymidou
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