Global Orca Workshop 

Tuesday, August 27th

1:00 pm to 8:00 pm (Pacific Time) 


Wednesday, August 28th 

9:00 am to 4:00 pm (Pacific Time)

Come join The Whale Museum’s Global Orca Workshop virtually through Zoom! This workshop’s theme will be: Understanding orca eco-types around the world; Who are they and what are they facing in today’s changing ocean environments? 

Invited Presenters include: 


  • Dr. Jeremy Kiszka, Principal Investigator, Marine Conservation Ecology Lab, FIU on Orcas of the Tropics 
  • Dr. Holly Fearnbach, Marine Mammal Research Director, SR3 on Antarctic Killer Whales
  • Dr. Anaïs Remili, Postdoctoral researcher, McGill University on North Atlantic Killer Whales
  • Candice K. Emmons, Research Fisheries Biologist, NOAA on PNW and Alaskan Residents and Offshore Orcas
  • Dr. Ingrid Visser, Founder & Principal Scientist, Orca Research Trust on New Zealand’s Killer Whales
  • Dr. Eve Jourdain, Postdoctoral Researcher, Section, University of Oslo on Norwegian Killer Whales
  • Dr. Robin Baird, Hawai‘i Program Director, Cascadia Research Collective on Offshore Orcas in Hawaiian waters
  • Dr. Ruth Esteban, Marine Mammal researcher, Madeira Whale Museum on Spanish Orcas and the Strait of Gibraltar
  • Chloe Kotik, PhD student, University of Alaska Fairbanks on PNW and Alaskan Transients
  • Jorge Cazenave, President of Punta Norte Orca Research on Argentinian Killer Whales


The registration fee is $70 for non-members; $50 for current TWM or SSAMN members. Questions can be directed to Tracie Merrill at Zoom link and workshop agenda will be sent to registrants at email provided at registration closer to start of workshop.


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