5th Life Discovery - Doing Science Biology Education Conference


Date and Time:

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 8:00am to Saturday, March 23, 2019, 5:00pm

Conference Theme: Microbiomes to Ecosystems- Evolution and Biodiversity across Scale, Space, and Time

Our knowledge about the Earth’s biodiversity across space, time, and scale is expanding rapidly. How do we teach students about biodiversity at different scales and contexts with new data, tools, and resources coming online?  Receive fresh ideas at the 5th Life Discovery – Doing Science Education Conference (March 21-23 Gainesville, FL) with its unique format:

  • Three keynote speakers: Lisa White, UC Berkeley, Rob Guralnick, University of Florida and Jennifer Doherty, University of Washington
  • Keynote Panel of early career scientists
  • Two facilitated Networking Sessions
  • Education Share Fair – CALL FOR PROPOSALS open
  • More than 30 presentations and workshops
  • Three fieldtrips to explore Gainesville’s unique habitats and natural history
  • Find out how to publish teaching ideas in the LifeDiscoveryEd Digital Library 


Hilton - University of Florida
1714 SW 34th St
Gainesville, FL 32607
United States