2015 BGCI Congress Call for Proposals
Thank You for Your Session Proposals!

Botanic garden educators from around the world have submitted proposals for BGCI’s 9th International Congress on Education in Botanic Gardens, to be held at Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, Missouri from April 26–May 1, 2015.

The call for proposals is now closed.Instructor showing conservatory plants to two small children

We encourage everyone to download and review the documents below when planning and preparing a submission:

Questions? Contact us at educationcongress@bgci.org.

Documents for Presenters:
Guidelines for Presenters
Presenter Resource Request Form

Botanic Gardens Conservation International, the world’s greatest force for plant conservation is co-organizing its 9th Education Congress in partnership with Missouri Botanical Garden.
Learn more about BGCI

2015 BGCI Education Conference Logo
April 26–May 1, 2015
Missouri Botanical Garden
St. Louis, Missouri


Key Dates

  • Call for Proposals Opens
    May 15, 2014

  • Deadline for Proposals Extended
    September 30, 2014

  • Online Registration Opens
    October 3, 2014

  • Notification of Proposal Acceptance
    November 23, 2014

  • Early Bird Rates Extended
    Through February 28, 2015


BGCI Congress Sponsors

Congress sponsor information coming soon.