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.

Organising Committees

Local Organising Committee
International Scientific Committee
Lauren Waller (Chair) (Cape Nature)
Sue Kuyper (University of Cape Town)
Leshia Upfold (Department of Environmental Affairs)
Stephen van der Spuy (SANCCOB)
Barbara Barham (University of Bristol)
Lauren Waller (Chair) (Cape Nature)
Peter Barham (University of Bristol)
Dee Boersma (University of Washington)
Pablo Garcia Borboroglu (Global Penguin Society/CONICET-Argentina)
Lloyd Davis (University of Otago)
Sue Murray (Yellow-Eyed Penguin Trust)
Phil Trathan (British Antarctic Survey)
Heather Urquhart (New England Aquarium)
Eric Woehler (University of Tasmania)