The past years EAZA Annual conferences have been organised all across Europe and hosted by many of our Members

WILDLANDS Adventure zoo Emmen, The Netherlands (19-23 September 2017)

Conference venue: Atlas Theatre

The successful EAZA Annual Conference 2017 is now behind us, over 800 delegates from more than 50 countries gathered together. On behalf of all WILDLANDS Adventure Zoo Emmen staff,  EAZA and Congress by design, many thanks to all the delegates who took part in this, the largest ever EAZA Conference. We hope you have enjoyed your participation and stay in Emmen, and that it will prove beneficial to your work practice.

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Belfast Zoo, United Kingdom (20-24 September 2016)

Conference venue: Waterfront Hall

belfast 2cols



Wroclaw Zoo, Poland (15-19 September 2015)

Conference venue: Centennial Hall

wroclaw 250



Budapest Zoo, Hungary (23-27 September 2014)

Conference venue: Hilton Budapest Hotel

Budapest2014 220

Edinburgh Zoo, United Kingdom (24-28 September 2013)

Conference venue: Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC)


edinburgh2012 220

AlpenZoo, Innsbruck, Austria (26-29 September 2012)

Conference venue: Congress & Messe Innsbruck

Innsbruck 2012 250

Parc Zoologique de Montpellier, Montpellier, France (21-24 September 2011)

Conference venue: Le Corum

Montpellier 350

Parco Natura Viva, Bussolengo, Italy (22-25 September 2010)

Conference venue: Centrocongressi Europa, Verona

Verona 2010 350

Annual conferences before 2010 were held in the following locations:

  • Copenhagen (2009)
  • Antwerp (2008)
  • Warsaw (2007)
  • Madrid (2006)
  • Bristol (2005)
  • Kolmarden (2004)