The International Marine Animal Trainers’ Association looks forward to welcoming you to its 50th annual conference in San Antonio, Texas. Join us, as we welcome members from around the world to celebrate the continuing advancements in our field of passionate animal care. Get inspired by presentations and discussions on research, behavioral management, welfare and more. Network with colleagues new and known. Explore our host facilities Sea World San Antonio and SanAntonio Zoo. Bring your colleagues, friends and family and discover all thatIMATA and San Antonio have to offer. This conference will be one to remember,


September 11 - Call for Papers
October 30 - Abstract Submissions Due
December 1 - Early Bird Registration Opens
January 18 - Presenters Notified of Abstract Acceptance
March 4 - Early Bird Registration Closes
April 3 - Online Registration Closes
April 7 - Icebreaker
April 8-11 - Annual Conference
April 11 - Awards Banquet