Zoological Association of America
Don't miss the 12th Annual ZAA conference presented by HMS Diets in San Antonio, Texas! November 4-8, 2017

Annual Conferences

Year Location Host
2005 Montgomery Alabama Montgomery Zoo
2006 San Diego, California Zoological Society of San Diego
2007 Tampa, Florida Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo
2008 Omaha, Nebraska Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
2009 Wichita, Kansas Tanganyika Wildlife Park
2010 Lafayette, Louisiana Zoo of Acadiana
2011 Arlington, Texas  
2012 Pigeon Forge, Tennessee Rainforest Adventures Discovery Zoo
2013 Phoenix, Arizona

Wildlife World Zoo and Aquarium/
Bearizona Wildlife Park

2014 Pensacola Beach, Florida Gulf Breeze Zoo
2015 Las Vegas, Nevada  
2017 San Antonio, Texas San Antonio Zoo

 

Mid-Year Meetings

Year Location Host
2016 Providence, Rhode Island Southwick's Zoo
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

 

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12th Annual ZAA Conference

Presented by HMS Diets

November 4-8, 2017  -  San Antonio, Texas


 

Conference Schedule Outline

Conference Schedule

 

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Workshops
Accreditation Inspector Training (invitation only)
ZAA accredited facilities meeting (open only to accredited facilities)
AMP meeting (AMP participants only)
Registration opens at _____ pm

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Keynote Speaker
Presentations
Welcome Reception

Monday, November 6, 2017

Presentations & Sessions
Zoo Day at San Antonio Zoo

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Presentations & Sessions
Peer Panel Lunch
Vendor Blender

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Presentations & Sessions
ZAA Business Meeting
Auction & Awards Banquet
 

Post Conference Tour (optional) - November 9, 2017

Optional - Post conference tour to Austin Savanna.  See the Post-conference Tour link below for more information.  (Not included in the registration fee.)

 

Post Conference Tour

Post Conference Tour

 

Thursday - November 9, 2017

Tour of Austin Savanna

Austin Savanna is a private facility located in the Austin, Texas area which raises over 115 species of animals for the purposes of breeding and conservation.  Austin Savanna works to build sustainable herds of many rare and endangered species, as well as working to build herds to be reintroduced to their native countries.

 

Tour details coming soon

*There is a separate fee for the post-conference tour.

San Antonio Zoo


San Antonio Zoo is home to a wide variety of animals representing 750 species on 56 acres. The Zoo's newest three-phase exhibit, Africa Live!, showcases Nile hippo, crocodile, African cichlids, colobus monkey, okapi and giraffe.

 

 

Exhibitors

Presenting Partner

 

 

Partners

                

 

Patrons

 

Supporters

 

 

Exhibitors


Safari Ltd.

Visit San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas
 

Click here for a San Antonio Visitor's Guide

 

Exhibitor Information

Exhibitor Information

 

Please contact Gavin Livingston at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (816) 813-0696 for exhibitor and sponsorship information.

 

Download Exhibitor flyer here

 

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