The 2019 Science of Animal Behavior Conference is brought to you by:


The Science of Animal Behavior Conference will be held in Detroit, Michigan, at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Detroit-Dearborn. We are thrilled to bring together some of the best speakers and to offer you the most up-to-date material in animal behavior and sciences. 

We hope you will join us, gathering together with other animal professionals and advocates to learn how to best help the animals in our care.


October 16-18, 2020


  • Early Bird (until April 1): $240 

  • After April 1, 2020: $280

  • Students: $260

   Includes: students, vet techs,

   animal shelter/rescue staff and volunteers;

   please list your role and organization/school

  • Single-day (available April 1): $180

*Early-Bird registration open until April 1, 2020


$220/ticket for groups of 5 or more

   Includes: vet offices, rescues/shelters, etc.

The conference will be held at the Doubletree by Hilton Detroit-Dearborn (5801 Southfield Expressway, Detroit, MI, 48228)

Parking: Available and free at the hotel


Doubletree by Hilton Detroit-Dearborn

5801 Southfield Expressway, Detroit, MI 48228

CEUs​ for 2020

  • CCDPT: 

    • ​Trainers: 8-12 CEUs

    • Behavior Consultants: 15.5-20 CEUs

  • IAABC: 12.25-16 CEUS 

  • RACE Credits: In-progress 

Your registration includes: 

  • Admission to the conference

  • Breakfast and coffee bar

  • Lunch on Saturday and Sunday

  • Access to mixer Friday evening

  • Conference gift bag

Registration includes: 

  • 3-day admission to the conference

  • Breakfast and coffee bar

  • Lunch on Saturday and Sunday

  • Access to a social mixer Saturday evening

  • Conference gift bag

Refund Policy: Tickets are non-refundable but can be transferred to another attendee or donated to a shelter or rescue worker.