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


We are excited to announce the first-ever Science of Animal Behavior Conference. It 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: $240

  • Full conference: $280

  • Students: $260

   Includes: students, vet techs,

   animal shelter/rescue staff and volunteers;

   please list your role and organization/school

  • Single-day: $160

*Early-Bird registration ends April 1, 2020

*No single-day tickets are available for early bird


$220/ticket for groups of 5 or more

   Includes: vet offices, rescues/shelters, etc

The conference will be held both days 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


  • 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

Refund Policy: Tickets are non-refundable, however, you can transfer your ticket to another attendee or donate to a shelter or rescue.