2-day Workshop

Noldus Workshop at the Saint Louis Zoo

On September 8 & 9, 2022, Noldus is hosting a 2-day workshop at the beautiful Saint Louis Zoo in Missouri. It’s FREE! Come learn new techniques and get hands-on training for improving your research on animal health and welfare.


Wildlife Saint Louis zoo

There will be demos and hands-on training for EthoVision XT and The Observer XT, led by Jason Rogers, PhD. Bring your projects and questions! And, we’ll discuss the application of TrackLab for zoo research. 

But that’s not all! There will be an exclusive FREE TOUR of the Saint Louis Zoo. We will collect data in real time, get familiar with Noldus tools, and of course see the awesome animals!

In short:

  • September 8 & 9, 2022
  • Come for 1, or 2 days 
  • Price: FREE
  • Lunch and snacks included
  • Zoo tour included at Saint Louis Zoo

Preliminary program

Thursday September 8, 2022 (EthoVision XT)

1:00 – 1:15pm | Welcome / Introduction day 1
1:15 – 1:45pm | Introduction Saint Louis Zoo
1:45 – 2:15pm | Research talk
2:15 – 2:30pm | Coffee break
2:30 – 3:00pm | Demo EthoVision XT
3:00 – 4:30pm | Hands on training
4:30 – 5:00pm | Questions & Answers, End of workshop

Friday September 9, 2022 (The Observer XT) 

9:00 – 9:45am | Welcome / Introduction day 2
9:45 – 10:15am | Research Saint Louis Zoo
10:15 – 10:30am | Coffee break
10:30am – 12:00pm | Saint Louis Zoo Tour
12:00 – 1:00pm | Lunch
1:00 – 2:30pm | Discuss Experience of coding & data with The Observer XT
2:30 – 2:45pm | Coffee break
2:45 – 4:30pm | TrackLab Zoo research and applications
4:30 – 5:00pm | Questions & Answers, End of workshop


Hotel information

Please visit www.stlzoo.org/hotels to plan your visit!

Block rooms have been set aside for the Saint Louis Zoo workshop attendees at The Cheshire Hotel. To make a reservation click on https://reservations.travelclick.com/98391?groupID=3562197. The Cheshire has king room or double queen room option available for $129.00 per night w/out taxes. Deadline for hotel room reservation is Friday August 19, 2022.


Jason Rogers 2

Jason Rogers, PhD

Jason Rogers is a Senior Research Scientist at Noldus Information Technology. He has a doctorate in psychology with a focus on the neurobiology of learning and memory. Jason joined Noldus in 2008 as Application Specialist and lead trainer. Since then, he has given hundreds of training courses and presentations around the world.



8th September to 9th September 2022
Missouri, USA