Registration is Open

It's time! Registration is open for ICMB XI!

The Society for the Study of Marine Bioinvasions and the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center's Marine Invasions Research Lab are delighted to invite you to join us in Annapolis, Maryland, USA from May 16 to 20, 2022 for the 11th International Conference on Marine Bioinvasions.

We are excited to reconnect in-person with old colleagues and welcome new ones, all while offering a stimulating and productive program of invited speakers, research talks, posters, special events and field trips. We hope to see you there!

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Code of conduct

The SSMB has established a code of conduct to ensure that ICMB XI provides a safe, inclusive and engaging platform for all conference-goers. The code of conduct applies to everyone associated with the conference, including attendees, volunteers, staff, speakers, organizers, and local vendors and service providers.


We are committed to making this event as safe as possible for attendees and for the surrounding community. Vaccination will be required for conference participants and we will follow all state and local health guidelines. We are actively monitoring recommendations for mitigating risk associated with indoor events of this type. Look for further details as the conference gets closer.