November 30-December 3, 2020
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Schedule AT A GLANCE
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Monday, November 30, 2020
Board of Directors meeting
Thursday, December 3, 2020
Zoo Day and Banquet at the Fort Worth Zoo
Optional (additional registration required)
Studbook Keeper Workshop
CALL FOR PAPERS
Selected papers should focus on techniques, achievements, or innovative approach to animal care, husbandry, welfare, conservation, training, education, or research. Topics may also include business operations, including management, marketing, volunteer programming, emergency preparedness, etc.
Embassy Suites by Hilton Denton Convention Center
"Navigating the Future"
Brad Andrews is Global Director of American Humane's Humane Conservation program. An internationally recognized figure in the zoological field, Andrews is also Emeritus Chief Zoological Officer for SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment, where is was responsible for all Sea World/Busch Gardens parks' animal programs, including husbandry, breeding, training, beach animal rescue programs, education and transportation and acquisition procedures.
He holds a biology/chemistry degree from St. Mary's College in Moraga, California. Andrews is a board member of Hubbs-Sea World Research Institute, SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund, Wildlife Alliance, International Elephant Foundation, International Rhino Foundation, Cheetah Conservation Fund, African Carnivore Research Association, Global Conservation Network, and United States Rugby Foundation. Andrews serves as past chair of the Associate of Zoos and Aquariums, past president of the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums. He also serves as a Steering Committee Member of the Conservation Breeding Specialist Groups, a member of the International marine Animal Trainers Association, the International Wild Waterfowl Association, the Society of Marine Mammalogists, and the European Association for Aquatic Mammals.
December 3, 2020
December 4, 2020
STUDBOOK KEEPER TRAINING WORKSHOP