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Species360 Webinars, Workshops, Open Office Hours
…and More!

ZIMS for Husbandry
Topic: Updates to Husbandry Log Template & Open Office Hours
May 19th,
Join us for in overview to improvements to Husbandry Log Templates, including multiple feedlog items and improved search! Stay for a question and answer session with our team.

This is scheduled as a drop in and drop out session, stay for as long as needed to get your questions answered.

ZIMS FOR AQUATICS - ZIMS animal management softwareZIMS for Aquatics Webinars – Future Aquarium Trends
Topic: This three hour event will feature guest speakers, Colleen Dilenschneider and Jim Hekkers of IMPACTS Experience.
June 9th, 2021
More Info!
Tracking Trends: Hints for the Future of Aquariums
Colleen and Jim will share data on the top trends surrounding mission execution for aquarium leaders. From elevated expectations related to digital engagement, to a growing trust in aquariums as institutions, to perceptions surrounding the alignment of animal care and conservation work, this presentation will arm attendees with a broad understanding of key behaviors and perceptions that are already taking hold and influencing their work.

After the IMPACTS Experience presentation, we will open up the conversation to attendees to discuss global trends in the aquarium community.

ZIMS for Studbooks Open Office Hours
Topic: Overview Sessions Offered Monthly
Join for a quick Studbooks overview and get your questions answered!

This is scheduled as a drop in and drop out session, stay for as long as needed to get your questions answered.

ZIMS for Medical
Topic: Future Topics To Be Announced.
Ideas of a topic you’d like us to cover in a future webinar? Contact

Previously-recorded Webinars
Topics: ZIMS, Conservation Science Alliance and more!
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Regional Partner Events

Association of Zoos & Aquariums Zoo School
AZA Webinars
Various Dates
Various Topics
From Population Management to Diversity and Inclusion – AZA’s hosted webinars are a fantastic way to connect and learn from industry experts.
AZA Zoo School
Various Dates
AZA Population Management I
Topic: Data Management and Processes: Population Management I: Data Management and Processing provides the fundamentals needed to maintain and manage population databases for zoo and aquarium Animal Programs.
AZA Zoo School
Various Dates
AZA Population Management II
Topic: Population Management II: Data Analysis and Breeding Recommendations teaches the integration of demography, genetics and husbandry to set population goals and make breeding recommendations for zoo and aquarium populations.
AZA Zoo School
Annually Held
Institutional Records Keeping
Topic: Institutional Records Keeping offers students the theory and mechanics of animal records-keeping and identifies the important role accurate records play in successful animal management not only within the institution but also in regional and global cooperative species management programs.

European Association of Zoos and Aquaria Academy
EAZA Academy
Various Dates
Introduction to EAZA Ex situ Programme Management
Topic: This course enables those coordinating the EEPs (European Endangered Species Programmes) and keepers of the ESBs(European Studbooks) to gain a deeper understanding of the genetics and demographics of breeding programmes.
EAZA Academy
Various Dates
EAZA Medical Records in ZIMS
Topic: This course will introduce the concepts and best practices for using the Medical module within ZIMS. It will cover both data entry and data retrieval.

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