IMC-13 On-site Registration Open

Please join us 14 to 20 July 2023 for the 13th International Mammalogical Congress (IMC-13). The IMC-13 meeting is hosted by the American Society of Mammalogists (ASM) – who will be celebrating their 102nd annual meeting. The conference will be held in person at the Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center in beautiful Anchorage, Alaska, USA, and will also include a virtual option for remote attendees.

The scientific program for IMC-13 includes 4 plenary sessions (with invited speakers from IFM and ASM), over 20 symposia, and 15 workshops, as well as contributed oral and poster presentations. Our capstone speaker, Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka, will close out the scientific program.

The online meeting program can be found at this link ( A final PDF version of the program will also be posted on the conference website ( Please be sure to share and follow the IMC-13 meeting on social media using #IMC13!!!

Online registration is open for the IMC-13 meeting! In-person registration will provide IMC-13 attendees full access to meeting content, including onsite and online contributed sessions. Please visit the conference registration desk in Anchorage to register “onsite”.

Virtual registration will provide IMC-13 attendees access to plenary and capstone sessions, select symposia, members meetings, and all online contributed oral and poster sessions through the conference meeting site. Virtual registration is a great deal for those wishing to participate in the conference and its primary events, but unable to travel to Anchorage!!! Register here to participate virtually in the IMC-13 meeting!.

All IMC-13 attendees will have access to virtual conference content for 6 months following the meeting. Contact Christy Classi in the ASM Business Office for registration assistance.

The IMC-13 scientific program features 15 workshops, covering topics ranging from data analyses to teaching to professional development. Two of our sponsors (Telenax and Wildlife Acoustics) are hosting workshops during the meeting, highlighting their products and their utility for mammalogy. The workshop schedule and descriptions are posted on the IMC-13 website (

Because space will be limited, advanced registration is recommended to participate in workshops. Register here to participate in workshops at the IMC-13 meeting in Anchorage!Currently workshops are only available to in-person attendees. There is a small fee for workshops occurring during the mid-meeting break.

Professional conduct is expected of all participants in ASM-sponsored activities, including IMC-13, and of any individual representing the ASM. ASM is dedicated to ensuring the opportunity for active, equal participation in all ASM functions by all members, regardless of gender, race, national origin, ethnicity, age, physical appearance, disability, or sexual orientation. Discrimination and harassment are prohibited by the ASM; no individual should feel harassed, threatened, or unsafe at any ASM sponsored activity. The full text of ASM’s Statement on Inclusion is available here. Concerns or allegations of misconduct or harassment should be directed to the Office of the Ombudsperson or reported online here. Course of action for alleged misconduct may be found here. We note that ASM policies for professional conduct will evolve over time. The most recent version of these policies will be posted on the ASM Ombudspersons website and notifications of updates to the policy will be emailed to all ASM members. All ASM members and participants in ASM-sponsored activities are expected to follow the most recent version of ASM Professional Conduct policies. 

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