We welcome participants from around the world to join us.

Conference Fees

  • Early Bird Fee before 22 April 2024:
    162 USD / 149 EUR for South American participants
    262 USD / 240 EUR for participants from elsewhere
  • Standard Fee 23 April – 11 July 2024:
    212 USD / 194 EUR for South American participants
    312 USD / 286 EUR for participants from elsewhere

The inscription fee covers access to the conference venue, a conference booklet, coffee breaks, the arrival cocktail on 11 August, the field excursion on 13 August with lunch, and the closing dinner on 14 August. Lodging and other meals will be covered by the participants, options for which are explained here.

To submit an abstract for an oral presentation or poster along with your registration, please also fill out the Submission form. Abstracts can be submitted there until 22 April 2024 for early bird registrations, and during 23 April – 31 May for standard fee registrations.

Payment Information

Payment of your corresponding fee is required with your registration, at the following bank account of MILAN, a partner organization of BirdLife Switzerland handling the conference payments.

Bank account name: Vogelschutzverein Milan (VSB), 2500 Biel

IBAN code: CH50 0079 0042 3354 0868 2


Bank: Berner Kantonalbank AG (BEKB)

Bank address: BEKB, Zentralstrasse 46, 2502 Biel

Under payment details provide “Registration for iguazu2024woodpeckers by…”. At the dotted line… filled out your name as you want it on your conference name tag.  Please provide a screenshot of your payment with your registration.