Each year, NAISMA hosts an annual conference connecting terrestrial and aquatic invasive species management, research, policy, and outreach initiatives and opportunities across North America.
We often co-host with a local organization to highlight regional invasive species initiatives and leadership.
2019 NAISMA ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Photos from the Invasive Species Conference
The only invasive species management conference to…
Bridge geographic divides
between West and East, North and South, land and water
Connect science to action
through research, policy, and outreach initiatives and opportunities across North America
A Joint Conference
The 2019 NAISMA Annual Meeting will be a joint conference with the New York Invasive Species Research Institute, Cornell University, an internationally renowned center of academic research and outreach.
What to Expect
Presentations, workshops, tours, and special symposia will highlight successful initiatives. Expect internationally renowned speakers, a packed exhibit hall, and special tours.
Unparalleled breadth. Expert insight. Compelling content that bridges all corners of North America and all disciplines within invasive species management.
The conference location, Hilton Saratoga Springs, is at the doorstep of the breathtaking Adirondack Mountains in upstate New York, 30 minutes north of Albany International Airport.
Saratoga is a 3 hour drive or less from most major northeast metropolitan areas including the Boston area, Connecticut, New York City, Northern New Jersey and central New York.
A complimentary shuttle service will be arranged for peak attendee arrivals and departures.