Annual American Association of Zoo Keepers (AAZK) National Conference

Sept 8 - Sept 12, 2014Orlando, FL

The 41st Annual American Association of Zoo Keepers (AAZK) National Conference is being hosted by Disney’s Animal Kingdom and the Greater Orlando AAZK Chapter in Orlando, Fla.  “Keepers Making a World of Difference” will highlight how zoo and aquarium professionals work to advance animal care and conservation.  Core and specialized workshops, as well as paper and poster sessions will engage delegates and focus on continuing education and professional development.  There will be opportunities to network, share best practices, knowledge and techniques and be challenged with husbandry, training, enrichment and animal welfare topics.  Explore the possibilities together during social events, Zoo Day and at the Exhibitor Hall.

Arrive early for our Pre-Conference trip to Busch Gardens, hosted by the Tampa Bay AAZK Chapter or stay late and join the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and the International Marine Animal Trainers’ Association (IMATA) for the 2014 Annual Conference, September 12-18, hosted by Disney’s Animal Kingdom, The Seas, and Sea World Orlando.For more information, visit or