SVP Annual Meeting

Alligatoroid skull,  Naturkundemuseum Karlsruhe, photo credit: C. A. Brochu

SVP Annual Meeting

SVP 2021 Annual Meeting

SVP will again host a virtual conference in the fall. The virtual meeting platform will open on October 25th and be accessible for 4 weeks. The live programming will be held from November 1st-5th. To view a copy of the draft meeting schedule, please click here.

Will there be Workshops Again?

Yes, there will be 4 workshops held this year. Please click here for details.

Will there be Virtual Field Trips this Year?

No unfortunately, we did not receive any proposals for virtual field trips and therefore we will not offer any in 2021. We will resume field trip offerings in 2022.

How do I Register to Attend?

For complete information on attendee registration, click here!

If yo have questions about registration, please contact

Highlights of SVP’s 2020 Annual Meeting

Despite the global pandemic of 2020, SVP’s first ever virtual Annual Meeting provided an opportunity for members to present and discuss the latest vertebrate paleontological research as well as to network in a virtual format. We had 985 attendees, 302 poster presentations, and 295 oral presentations.

SVP’s 2020 Annual Meeting Virtual Lobby

SVP 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting Lobby


2020 Award Winners

You may view the listing of 2020 award winners here. Click here to view the 2020 Awards Ceremony.

2020 Abstract Volume

Click here for the 2020 Annual Meeting Program & Abstract Volume.

To buy an abstract book from, please click here.