Symposium Announcements

RESERVE FEBRUARY 21-23, 2019 FOR THE 44th SYMPOSIUM!

The Latest Updates on the Symposium

The 2019 Annual Symposium will take place at the Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort & Spa, 245 East Ina Road, Tucson, AZ 85704.

Vendor Opportunities

The Desert Tortoise Council is offering vendor opportunities at the 44th Annual Symposium in Tucson, Arizona. For more information, and to download a vendor application form, please click 2019 Vendor Letter

Symposium Activities

Hotel Information

The 2019 Symposium will be held at Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort & Spa, 245 East Ina Road, Tucson, AZ 85704.

Registration information for accommodations will be posted here as it becomes available.

Registering for the Symposium

Symposium Registration

Registration for the 2019 Symposium will open in Fall 2018 using our Wild Apricot registration site.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

  • Cancellations must be received three weeks prior to the Symposium for a refund minus a $20 handling fee.
  • Less than three weeks prior to the Symposium, 75% of the registration fees are forfeit.
  • Email to tracy.bailey@mchsi.com is sufficient to request cancellation of registration.
  • If the registrant sends a replacement under his/her registration less than three weeks prior to the Symposium, there will be a $20 extra handling charge.

Other Information

Funds are available for students who are giving papers and require support for travel.

And don't forget to enter the Desert Tortoise Council's Annual Photo Contest. Submissions are available for viewing on the Photo Entries page when they become available.