The International Zoo Educators Association Conference (IZE)

    It is a great honor to host the International Zoo Educators Association Conference 2018 in Al Ain Convention Center, which will be hosted for the first time in the Middle East, here in the city of Al Ain. Hosting IZE conference is part of the educational commitment, adopted by Al Ain Zoo since its establishment in 1968 by the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, to protect natural environment and preserve it for future generations. The main objective in Al Ain Zoo is to achieve global leadership in the conservation of desert wildlife. They have preserved the biodiversity of wildlife and the desert while not losing sight of their educational role and responsibility to society. They have introduced interactive, learning programs along with providing, many exciting services and events, making Al Ain Zoo a true unique experience.