IPC Logo 9th International Penguin Congress
Cape Town, South Africa
5th - 9th September 2016


Congress Dinner

There will be a conference dinner one evening during IPC9. The cost of the dinner will be included in the registration.

Details of the location of the conference dinner will appear here in due course.


Public Event

We hope to organise a public event one evening during the congress. Full details will appear when they have been finalised.


Organised Trips

We hope to organise several trips for delegates both before and after the meeting.  

Possible trips include visits to penguin colonies at Boulders Beach and/or Stony Point; winery tours and birding trips around the Cape peninsula. 

Please note these trips are likely to incur an additional cost.


Contacting us

Please send all enquiries about the conference to enquiries@penguincongress.org. A member of the local organising committee will respond as soon as possible.


Depending on the amount of sponsorship we are able to attract we will offer a number of bursaries to students and early career scientists. 

Travel Bursary Application Form (Closing Friday 1 April 2016)

Please fill in the form above to apply for the travel bursary and submit (together with an itemised estimate of your travel costs and updated CV) to the chair at  enquiries@penguincongress.org. The deadline for submissions is Friday 1 April 2016.