-- Registration for the 8th International Woodpecker Conference 2019 in Białowieża is closed --



Photo: Paweł Grabowski
Photo: Paweł Grabowski

Important Dates


  • September 22, 2018: Registration and abstract submission opens
  • November 25 2018Submission of abstracts is closed
  • November 30, 2018: Decisions concerning abstracts
  • December 15, 2018: Early bird registration closes 

  • March 03, 2019: registration is closed
  • March 16 - 20, 2019: The conference
  • March 20 - 22, 2019: Post-conference excursion

Participation Fee


Early bird fee (must be paid beforDecember 20, 2018):

Student: 820 PLN

Non-student: 1200 PLN


Regular fee (paid after registration later than December 15, 2018):

Student: 900 PLN

Non-student: 1.300 PLN

The participation fee includes: conference materials, coffee breaks, mid-conference excursion to the Białowieża National Park, lunches, two standard dinners, conference dinner. The fee does not include costs for accommodation and post-conference excursions.


Accompanying person fee:

Person who will accompany a registered conference participant and not take part in the sessions and lectures: 600 PLN

The accompanying person fee includes: mid-conference excursion, lunches and dinners and additional program (visit in Bison Reserve, Natural History Museum, exploring of the Białowieża Forest)

Tentative program

A first glimpse of the four plenary talks and 26 contributed oral presentations selected by the scientific program committee can be downloaded. In addition, there will be at least 13 posters!

Tentative program of the 8th International Woodpecker Conference 2019
Tentative program_Bialowieza.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Dokument 359.7 KB


-- Registration for the 8th International Woodpecker Conference 2019 in Białowieża is closed --

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  • Please note: if you are a student, please attach a short recommendation letter from your supervisor / academic mentor.

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  • Info: abstracts should take this form: title of presentation, full names and given names of all authors. Example: Woodpeckers of the world; Wood, John; Pecker, Karin.

  • We offer extra bus transportation from Warsaw airport to Bialowieza. The bus will be on March 16 and departure time will be arranged with participants. The fare will depend on the number of passengers and has to be paid on the bus.

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