AZA offers many conferences and professional development courses. Or search for offerings throughout the greater zoo and aquarium community, such as animal program events and workshops.
AZA members, including accredited, certified related, commercial, and conservation partner members, are eligible to submit relevant events to be added to the calendar using this form.
The annual Orangutan SSP Husbandry Workshop brings together keepers, managers, field biologists, veterinarians, conservationists and experts from all over the world. The workshop covers a variety of topics pertaining to both captive and wild populations including husbandry, enrichment, training, habitat loss (palm oil, logging, etc.), field work, veterinary care, and other emergent issues through a variety of presentations, posters and panel discussions. The workshop is held in conjunction with the Orangutan SSP master plan meetings (closed). Please visit here for more information and registration.