Upcoming ASM Meetings

Meeting Date Location Additional Information
96th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists 24 Jun 2016 - 28 Jun 2016 University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

Registration is now open for ASM 2016! Register online now! Please keep in mind that your login password for conference registration is different than your society password used to access the ASM Business Office site. If you do not remember your password from previous years, simply select “retrieve your forgotten password” and it will be sent to your e-mail quickly. Regular registration ends March 31st!!!

Housing: A variety of housing options are available this year, including campus dorm housing. Reservations should be made before the end of May for most housing options. Be sure to reference the American Society of Mammalogists to receive the conference group rate at the meeting hotels. Check out the meeting travel page for more information!

Transportation: Airlines servicing Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport include American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, and Southwest. The airport also offers various car rental options. There are several options for travel from the airport to the hotels ranging from taxis and shuttles to public transportation. To research the method that best suits you, please see the options online. Minneapolis is also serviced by Greyhound and Amtrak.

Share your research with hundreds of mammalogists from around the world. Submit your abstract for an oral presentation or poster for ASM 2016! Abstract submissions will open on February 15, 2016 and close on March 31, 2016. The deadline for presenters seeking Travel Awards is March 1st. For more information about ASM Travel Awards see the ASM website.

All presenters must register and submit full payment for the conference prior to submitting their abstract. This MUST be done prior to 5 pm on March 31st to ensure timely processing. After registering for the conference, your confirmation letter will contain information about how to submit an abstract. An abstract will not be accepted for the program until the presenting author has registered and paid in full.

For more information, visit the meeting website.


Tony Ballard
K-State Conference Services
Phone: 785-532-2402
97th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists 23 Jun 2017 - 27 Jun 2017 University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

Check back later for updates!

Other Meetings of Interest - North America

Meeting Date Location Additional Information
The 5th World Lagomorph Conference 11 Jul 2016 - 15 Jul 2016 California State University, Stanislaus in Turlock, California
This meeting, organized every 4 years on behalf of the World Lagomorph Society and in cooperation with the IUCN SSC Lagomorph Specialist Group, brings together researchers on rabbits, hares, and pikas from across the world. It provides a perfect opportunity to share up-to-date knowledge in all the fields of basic and applied science of lagomorphs.
Please register at and to obtain further information, please contact Cindy Browning at  We encourage people to register early for WLC5, especially if they plan to stay in on-campus accommodations.  We also encourage researchers to join the World Lagomorph Society (WLS;  Note that WLS members will be reimbursed US$15 on their registration costs; the promotional discount code (LAGOMORPH5) can be applied during registration.

Other Meetings of Interest - International

Meeting Date Location Additional Information
Rodens et Spatium Olomouc, Czech Republic

The 5-day conference covers all aspects of rodent biology, such as genetics, phylogeography and taxonomy, behaviour and behavioural ecology, physiology and sensory biology, population dynamics and ecology, parasites and diseases, invasions, evolution and systematics, applied ecology and rodent management.

Early Registration ends April 15 and there is also a call for symposia and workshops through the end of April.


17th International Bat Research Conference Durban, South Africa

The meeting will occur in July/August 2016. More information to come.

Past ASM Meetings

Meeting Date Location Additional Information
95th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists 12 Jun 2015 - 16 Jun 2015 Jacksonville, Florida

You can dowload the 2015 meeting program here and the abstract booklet here. ASM Members can log into the Business Office site and stream selected presentations.

94th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists 6 Jun 2014 - 10 Jun 2014 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

You can download the 2014 meeting program here and the abstract booklet here.

93rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists 14 Jun 2013 - 18 Jun 2013 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

You can download the 2013 meeting program here.

92nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists 22 Jun 2012 - 26 Jun 2012 Reno, Nevada

You can download the 2012 meeting program here.

91st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists 24 Jun 2011 - 28 Jun 2011 Portland State University, Portland, Oregon

You can download the 2011 meeting program here.