The Dutch Elasmobranch Society is pleased to host the 2021 EEA Scientific Conference from 2-5 November with on online part on the 2nd of November and a 3 day in person meeting in Leiden, the Netherlands.  We hope to meet you at a stimulating conference where the latest and greatest in elasmobranch research will be presented. In keeping with the EEA’s role in providing an interface between science and policy, we have chosen as an underlying theme for this year’s meeting: “Are we there yet? What changes in the science and policy landscape have delivered for elasmobranch conservation.”



Full conference (including online day)

  • EEA members: € 200,-
  • Non EEA members € 250,-
  • Students € 120,-
  • Single day attendance € 85,- (€ 40,- for students)

Costs include lunch on Thursday and Friday, and tea/coffee/ refreshments on all days, as well as the icebreaker event on Wednesday evening.

Attendance of only the online day (November 2nd) will cost € 40,-

On Thursday the 4th of November we wil host a Conference dinner, the cost for this will be € 45,- (€ 35,- for students).

Abstract submission:

Authors are invited to submit abstracts for oral presentations or a poster

Preliminary Program:

Information on the Program 

Travel and lodging:

Get more information about travel and lodging