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Whale Watching Conference in Iceland: 12th-14th March 2008

Icewhale (Iceland’s Whale Watching Association), with support from IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) have organised a conference for wildlife tour operators, students and anyone considering setting up a business in wildlife tourism.

The conference takes place in Reykyavik from 12th – 14th March 2008.

Highlights of the conference include:

  • Education onboard whale-watching vessels – a talk followed by a workshop to share information and ideas.
  • Research onboard – techniques and equipment available and how it benefits businesses.
  • Making your whale-watching business more sustainable.

The conference fee includes 3 nights accommodation at the Hotel Selfoss, coach transfer to and from the hotel and all meals. The fee is ISK 25,000 (approximately £200).

If you reserve your place before 16th January 2008, you will receive a 20% discount on the conference fee.

Further information

Ellie Dickson at IFAW: edickson@ifaw.org

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