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International Bioacoustics Council (IBAC)

Patrick Sellar

Prof. Dr. Ole Næsbye Larsen

Executive Committee:
Dr. Thierry Aubin,
Prof. Dr Dinesh Bhatt
Prof. Dr. Ole Næsbye Larsen
Cheryl Tipp
Prof. Dr. Maria Luisa da Silva
Prof. Peter Narins
Dr. Nicholas Mathevon
Dr Roger Mundry

General content and concept:
Manfred Gahr, Nicole Hoiss, Albertine Leitão,
Richard Ranft
Michelle Rasch


All Information published on our website is carefully checked. We do our best to ensure that all information is up to date, factually correct and comprehensive. Errors cannot however be entirely ruled out. We are therefore unable to guarantee that all information is complete, correct and up to date at all times.

We reserve the right to change this website or to remove it from the internet at any time. We are not obliged to update the content of this website. Visitors have access to and may use the website at their own risk.

The IBAC is not responsible, and accepts no liability for any damage, be it direct, indirect, foreseeable or consequential, caused by connection with and/or the use of the website.

The IBAC accepts no responsibility for the content and availability of third party websites that can be accessed via links on this website. We expressly dissociate ourselves from any third party content that may be of a criminal or unlawful nature, or that offends against good taste and morals.

The attendance of the IBAC Conference is at your own risk. In no event shall the Conference Organizers be liable for death, injury, any loss, cost or expense suffered by any person (including accompanying persons). In particular, they are not liable for losses arising from the provision or non-provision of services provided by hotel companies or transport operators. Nor are they liable for losses suffered by technical, mechanical or electrical breakdown within any premises visited by delegates and/or partners in connection with the IBAC Conference. No liability is assumed for inaccuracy, misdescription, delay, damage, loss, personal injury or death.

Every effort will be made to conduct this conference according to the schedule and dates posted. However unlikely, unforeseen circumstances may result in schedule changes or conference cancellation. Registrants will be notified by email of major changes or cancellation

Cancellations must be submitted in writing to the IBAC Organizing Team. All cancellations received by the Organization Team on or before September 01, 2015 are entitled to a refund less a handling charge of EUR 40. No refunds will be given to registrants who cancel after September 01, 2015 or who fail to attend the event (no show). Substitutions for paid registrants may be made at any time in writing to the IBAC Organizing Team.

February 01, 2015 – Registration start
July 31, 2015 – Registration deadline

The invitation to submit an abstract does not constitute an offer to pay travel, accommodation or registration costs associated with the IBAC Conference. Similarly, no speakers' fee is paid to successful applicants of presentations or posters. This policy does not apply to “plenary speakers”. You also grant the Conference Organizers permission to publish the abstract in the Conference Handbook in hard copy. Reference to yourself may also be used within marketing material to promote the IBAC Conference. If you do not wish to do this but still wish to submit please contact the IBAC Organization Team to discuss. IBAC Organization Team decision on acceptance of the abstract will be final.

For queries concerning the IBAC Conference and registration, please contact the IBAC Organization Team.

Nicole Hoiss
Max Planck Institute for Ornithology
Eberhard-Gwinner-Str. / Bldg. 6a
82319 Seewiesen
Tel.: +49 8157 932 240
Fax: +49 8157 932 260
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