EAZA Directors' Days and AGM 2019 will be hosted by Jersey Zoo, United Kingdom from 23 to 25 April 2019, with an optional zoo visit on Friday 26 April. The event will take place at Radisson Blu Waterfront in St Helier (Jersey) and is open to Director level employees of EAZA Member institutions of all institutional and organisational categories (inclusive of Full, Temporary and Candidate for Membership institutions (with a support letter from the respective mentor) and National Associations).
This event is by invitation only. Registration will open mid January 2019. If you are an EAZA Member Director and have not received an invitation email by the end of January, please contact Mirko Marseille.
The day-to-day programme will be as follows:
9.15am – Delegates get picked up from the Radisson
9.45 – Breakfast at Jersey zoo
10.15 – 10.45 - Talk and Presentation with Dr. Glyn Young on the Pochard project, or explore the zoo at own leisure
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch in DODO or FIREFLY café at own expense
13.30 – Bus departs to chough project
13.45 – 14.45 - Visit chough Site
14.45 – Bus departs back to Radisson
As for activities on Jersey please visit this site to find out what you can see and do on beautiful Jersey.
Or alternatively you can also plan your visit to Jersey ahead using the following sites:
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Rooms have been reserved at the following hotels:
|Hotel||Location||Distance to Venue|
|Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel||Rue de L'etau, St Helier, St. Helier JE2 3WF||-|
|Grand Jersey Hotel and Spa||Esplanade, St Helier JE2 3QA||6 minute walk|
|The Pomme D’or Hotel||Liberation Square,
St Helier, Jersey, JE1 3UF
|10 minute walk|
|The Royal Yacht Hotel||Weighbridge, St Helier JE2 3NF,||11 minute walk|
|Premier Inn||21-28 Charing Cross, St Helier, Jersey JE2 3RP||10 minute walk|
|Ommaroo Hotel||Havre Des Pas, St Helier, Jersey, JE2 4UL||25 minute walk|
More information about the selected accommodation as well as Directors' Days 19 promotional codes can be found on the registration page.
Please be aware to book early as Jersey is limited with accommodation and gets busy quickly.
Other accommodation types on Jersey can be found through this link: https://www.jersey.com/stay