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Highlights of the North American Congress for Conservation Biology Speak Up For The Ocean Blue

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The North American Congress for Conservation Biology happened in Toronto, Ontario, Canada this past week and I had the honour of attending. The conference was mostly focused on terrestrial research and conservation; however, there were some great talks. Unfortunately, I learned some lessons while attending a conference in my hometown.
For one, when a conference is in your hometown, you have to make sure you commit to attending the conference like there is nothing else going on. 
Second, I didn't plan the conference like I normally do. I didn't look at the program the week before for the names of the speakers and make a list of people I wanted to meet. Networking is a big part of my plans and I work hard to ensure I meet the right people. 
I was able to meet some people at the socials that went on for the conference, which was wonderful, but planning ahead would have allowed me to do a better job to meet more people.
Listen to the episode to find out the rest of the highlights of the conference.
Sponsor: Do you like Speak Up For Blue, or ConCiencia Azul, or Marine Conservation Happy Hour? If you are an avid listener to any or all 3 shows, consider supporting us to help us continue to build our platform of Ocean Awareness and Helping People Live For A Better Ocean by contributing to our Patreon Campaign. $1 or more dollars will get you access to our Patreon Feed as well as other great incentives. Click here to become part of the community now!!!
Enjoy the Podcast!!!
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Become par to the Speak Up For Blue Nation by joining our Patreon Campaign. 
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The North American Congress for Conservation Biology happened in Toronto, Ontario, Canada this past week and I had the honour of attending. The conference was mostly focused on terrestrial research and conservation; however, there were some great talks. Unfortunately, I learned some lessons while attending a conference in my hometown.
For one, when a conference is in your hometown, you have to make sure you commit to attending the conference like there is nothing else going on. 
Second, I didn't plan the conference like I normally do. I didn't look at the program the week before for the names of the speakers and make a list of people I wanted to meet. Networking is a big part of my plans and I work hard to ensure I meet the right people. 
I was able to meet some people at the socials that went on for the conference, which was wonderful, but planning ahead would have allowed me to do a better job to meet more people.
Listen to the episode to find out the rest of the highlights of the conference.
Sponsor: Do you like Speak Up For Blue, or ConCiencia Azul, or Marine Conservation Happy Hour? If you are an avid listener to any or all 3 shows, consider supporting us to help us continue to build our platform of Ocean Awareness and Helping People Live For A Better Ocean by contributing to our Patreon Campaign. $1 or more dollars will get you access to our Patreon Feed as well as other great incentives. Click here to become part of the community now!!!
Enjoy the Podcast!!!
Donate to the Jairo Mora Sandoval Bravery Award to Fund 5 more brave Marine Conservationists
Become par to the Speak Up For Blue Nation by joining our Patreon Campaign. 
I would love to hear your opinion on this episode. Join the Facebook Group to chime in.
Do you know we launched more Ocean Related Podcasts?
Subscribe to Marine Conservation Happy Hour and ConCiencia Azu

15 min