World Whale Conference 2017 – workshop submission deadline extended

The World Cetacean Alliance (WCA) have extended the application deadline for receipt of workshop proposals for the World Whale Conference 2017.

Applications may now be made until 31st March 2017. (Successful applicants will be informed by 14th April 2017.)

Applications should be made online at:

Date: Sunday 25th June 2017

Event: World Whale Conference 2017

Venue: Protea Hotel Edward: Durban, South Africa

Workshop proposals are open to all conference delegates addressing any subject relating to cetaceans. If space becomes limited, priority will be given to workshops focused on African cetaceans or of likely interest to African participants.

It will be the responsibility of the workshop organiser to collect participant fees and pass them over to the Conference Organiser.  It will also be the responsibility of the workshop organiser to provide receipts to attendees and create a list of attendees – copy to the Conference Organiser.

Workshop fees:

Full Day: South African Rand (ZAR) 500 per attendee

Half Day: South African Rand (ZAR) 300 per attendee

(Minimum number of attendees = 10)

The fee includes use of venue, wireless HD projector, pointers/presenters, complimentary 500MB voucher per a delegate, conference stationery, 1 x flip chart with markers, refreshments on arrival/mid-morning/afternoon, bottled water, cordials, sweets and lunch (full day only).

The workshop organiser may look for sponsors to cover these costs.


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