Title(AAAS) The American Association for the Advancement of Science 
Format: Annual Meeting
Dates: 15-19 February, 2018
Location: Austin, TX.
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Description: The 2018 AAAS Meeting theme focuses on how to inform policies with the best scientific evidence.


Title: (NSTA) National Science Teachers Association
Format: conference
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TitleAERA (American Educational Research Association)
Dates: April, 13-19, 2018
Location: New York city, NY
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Description: The 2018 AERA Annual Meeting theme is The Dreams, Possibilities, and Necessity of Public Education


TitleNARST (International Association for Research in Science Teaching)
: March, 10-13, 2018
Location: Atlanta, GA.
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Description: The 2018 NARST Annual Meeting theme is Re-Centering on Scientific Literacy in an Era of Science Mistrust and Misunderstanding


The National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science
URL: http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/
Format: Annual conference
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Location: Buffalo, New York.
Description: Our five-day workshop focuses on training science faculty to teach with case studies, to write their own cases, and to assess their students’ learning with cases. The first three days of the workshop focus on learning the case study method, with demonstrations and time to prepare cases of your own.   During the final two days of the workshop, all participants are required to teach a case before a student audience using a case they have developed during the workshop. In addition, workshop participants are expected to produce a case study within six months of the workshop for our national, peer-reviewed case collection.

Title: (ASMCUE) ASM Conference for Undergraduate Educators
URL: http://www.asmcue.org/
Format: conference
Dates: July 26-29, 2018
Location: Austin, TX.
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Description: Each year microbiology educators gather for an interactive three-day conference, sponsored by the Committee on Undergraduate Education, a committee of the ASM's Education Board, to learn and share the latest information in microbiology and education research. The Conference program includes plenary, concurrent, poster, and exhibit sessions. Participants engage in formal and informal small group discussions between colleagues all focused on the same goal: to improve microbiology teaching and learning.

Title: ASM General Meeting
URL: asm.org
Format: meetings
Dates: June 7-11, 2018
Location: Atlanta, GA
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Description: The ASM covers fundamental microbial cell biology, genetics and physiology, environmental and applied microbiology and microbial ecology, pathogenesis and clinical microbiology and infectious diseases.the 115th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, will showcase the central role of microbes in the biosphere by communicating today's cutting edge science in the diverse areas of microbiology.

Title: (HAPS) The Human Anatomy and Physiology Society
URL: http://www.hapsweb.org/
Format: conference
Dates: May 26-30, 2018. 
Location: Columbus, OH. 
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Description: HAPS was founded to promote communication among teachers of human anatomy and physiology in colleges,universities, and related institutions; to present workshops and conferences (local, regional, and national) where members can obtain information about the latest developments in the health and science fields; and to encourage educational research and publication by HAPS members.

Title: (ABLE) Association for Biology Laboratory Education
Format: conference
Dates: June 19-22, 2018. 
Location: The Ohio State University.
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Description: The Association For Biology Laboratory Education (ABLE) was founded in 1979 to promote information exchange among university and college educators actively concerned with teaching biology in a laboratory setting. The focus of ABLE is to improve the undergraduate biology laboratory experience by promoting the development and dissemination of interesting, innovative, and reliable laboratory exercises. Each conference brings together a group of selected presenters with about 140 participants from university and college biology departments throughout Canada and the U.S. In three very full days, the participants are actively involved in four 3-hour"hands on" workshops and several shorter "mini" workshops.The workshop presenters provide all of the essential information and experiences that the potential user of the laboratory would require in order to"take it home" and use the exercise in their own teaching program.The workshops are published in Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching,the conference proceedings published by ABLE. Selected articles are also available online.

Title: PBL- Problem Based Learning
URL: http://www.udel.edu/inst/workshops/upcoming-workshops.html
Format: workshops
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Location: University of Delaware
Description: This symposium will also provide an opportunity for PBL practitioners to communicate with one another and share their ideas for organizing and managing problem-based courses, assessing student learning, conducting classroom research, integrating PBL with Internet resources, and a variety of related topics.


TitleAmerican Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting & Exposition
URL: http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/meetings.html

Format: Conference
Dates: March 18-22, 2018
Location: New Orleans, LA
Description: The Theme this year is: The Nexus of Food, Energy, and Water.


Title:  (SABER) Society for the Advancement of Biology Education Research
Date: July 27-29, 2018   Location: University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, MN
Description: SABER is a scientific community whose members develop theory and generate evidence with the goal of improving biology education. SABER fosters Biology Education Research (BER) and its dissemination by defining the standards for BER practice, supporting the BER community through training and faculty development programs, and fostering collaborations among BER investigators.


Title: (ISSOTL) International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Format: conference
Dates and Location: Oct, 24-27, 2018.
Abstract submission deadline: Bergen, Norway.
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Description: The
Conferences of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching
and Learning aim to provide opportunities for an emerging community of
international scholars - practitioners, developers,researchers - to
engage in global conversations about their scholarly inquiries in
disciplinary teaching and learning.


Title(NABT) The National Association of Biology Teachers
URL https://www.nabt.org/Events-Future-Conferences
: conference
Dates: November 8-11, 2018
Location:  Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, San Diego, CA
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Description: NABT is "the leader in life science education." To date, more than 9,000
educators have joined NABT to share experiences and expertise with
colleagues from around the globe; keep up with trends and developments in
the field; and grow professionally. The NationalAssociation of Biology
Teachers empowers educators to provide the best possiblebiology and life
science education for all students. 

Title: ACUBA (The Association of College & University Biology Educators) 
URL: http://acube.org/
Annual Meeting (including Field Trips and Workshop)
Dates: October, 19-20, 2018
Location: Milwaukee, WI.
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Description: Focuses on undergraduate and graduate biology education. Members of
ACUBE share their ideas, concerns, and course innovations; present their
work at the annual meeting; publish their work in Bioscene, their peer reviewed journal; and participate in the friendly collegiality of the organization. 


Title: The Reinvention Collaborative
Dates: November, 8-10, 2018
Location: Arlington, Virginia.
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Registration deadline: TBA
Description: The Reinvention Collaborative is a national consortium of research universities dedicated to strengthening undergraduate education.