Symposium Registration

Foreground purple plants and light green scrub, middle ground rolling green hills. Background of city and hazy mountains in distance.Join us for the 2022 Cal-IPC Symposium! Registration now open. Early Bird rates end July 8 (CSU East Bay Concord) and August 26 (Online).

Connect with colleagues and share the latest in invasive plant management.

Main Symposium: Online November 1-3

  • Session talks, discussion groups, and opportunities to connect with sponsors and colleagues
  • Statewide WMA Meeting – Representatives from California’s Weed Management Areas (WMAs) share information about securing grants, designing projects, researching plants, selecting tools, reporting finds, acquiring permits, and engaging communities. (1.5 hours DPR credit submitted)
  • Herbicide Laws & Regulations (2 hours DPR credit submitted)
  • Student/Early Career Panel – Learn more about careers in weed management with experts
  • Poster and Lightning Talk Session
  • EDRR Workshop
  • Exhibitor Gallery

Note: We will apply for continuing education units for the Nov. 1-3 event from the California Dept. of Pesticide Regulation,  including 2 units fulfilling Laws & Regulations requirements and several “other” hours. Applicable sessions will be marked on the Program Agenda, once it is online.

In-person Mini-Symposium:
CSU East Bay (Concord) July 18

View agenda online

  • A mixed group of four young adults stand and chat in the shade of a tree in front of picnic tables and sun shades

    Attendees to the So Cal Mini-Symposium connected with colleagues and learned about local projects. Photo: Claire F. Meyler.

    Regional overview

  • Highlights from local projects
  • Break-out group workshops
  • Poster session
  • Networking
  • Refreshments and lunch provided
  • DPR- CEU Credits

Note: We are applying for a total of 4 hours continuing “other” education units from the California Dept. of Pesticide Regulation. This information will be updated once it is approved. 

 

Student Contest and Scholarships

Student presenters who choose to participate in our student contests for talks and posters receive feedback from expert reviewers. Cash prizes are awarded to top presenters!

 

Rates for Online Symposium, Nov. 1-3

Early Bird through Aug. 26/ Regular through Oct. 21 / Late through Oct. 31. Registration closes Oct. 31, 5pm.

  • Member: $75 early bird / $100 regular / $125 late
  • Non-Member: $100 early bird / $125 regular / $150 late
  • Student Member: $25 early bird / $40 regular / $55 late
  • Student Non-Member: $40 early bird / $55 regular / $70 late
  • Presenter – Submitted Abstract: $25
  • Presenter – Invited: $0
  • Presenter – Student: $0
  • *Financial Need: $0

Additional Costs/Discounts:

Charge for DPR continuing education credits: $50
Discount for attending SERCAL: Subtract $25 with discount code
*Financial Need: Cal-IPC is committed to creating equitable access to our resources. This free rate is designed for members of our community for whom the cost of registration would be a barrier to participation. Please fill out our survey form so we can report audience demographics to funders who support efforts to expand our audiences. The data gathered is completely anonymous but may be shared in aggregate form. Thank you!

Return policy: Please purchase carefully. No refunds.

 

Rates for CSU East Bay (Concord), July 18:
Early Bird through July 8/ Regular through July 15, Registration closes July 15.

  • Member: $50 early bird / $75 regular
  • Non-Member: $75 early bird / $100 regular
  • **Member – Multiple events: $25 early bird / $50 regular
  • **Non-Member – Multiple events: $50 early bird / $75 regular
  • Student Member: $15 early bird / $30 regular
  • Student Non-Member: $30 early bird / $45 regular
  • Presenter – Submitted Abstract: $25
  • Presenter – Invited: $0
  • Presenter – Student: $0
  • *Financial Need (limit 10): $0

Additional Costs/Discounts:

Charge for DPR continuing education credits: $25
**Multiple events: Discounted rate for people who are attending both online and in-person events.
*Financial Need: Cal-IPC is committed to creating equitable access to our resources. This free rate is designed for members of our community for whom the cost of registration would be a barrier to participation. Please fill out our survey form so we can report audience demographics to funders who support efforts to expand our audiences. The data gathered is completely anonymous but may be shared in aggregate form. Thank you!

Return policy: Please purchase carefully. No refunds.

 

View the Agenda for July 18 in-person Mini-Symposium

The Program for the Online event will be posted here as soon as it is available. You can register for multiple events now, or add on later.

 

Register for July 18, CSU East Bay (Concord)

Register for Nov. 1-3, Online


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