Photo by Bruno Espinosa

Photo by Bruno Espinosa

Photo by Bruno Espinosa

Photo by Bruno Espinosa

Scientific Programme

Wednesday 4 july

MORNING

SESSION 1

Agricultural and forest entomology

Assessing population change using existing European networks and new technologies

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
10:30 - 11:00Ethan Jackson
Oral Presentation
11:00 - 13:00

SESSION 9

Insects and Global Food Production

Entomophagy: eating insects as a contribution to global food production

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
10:30 - 11:00Arnold Van Huis
Oral Presentation
11:00 - 12:00

SESSION 5

Ecology and toxicology of insecticides

Insecticide resistance

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
10:30 - 11:00John Vontas
Oral Presentation
11:00 - 13:00

SESSION 6

Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation

Conservation of saproxylic insects

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
10:30 - 11:00Jörn Buse
Oral Presentation
11:00 - 13:00

SESSION 16

Symbiosis and Insect Vector Biology

Molecular and cellular interactions between insect vectors and the pathogens they transmit

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
10:30 - 11:00Carla Saleh
Oral Presentation
11:00 - 13:00

SESSION 11

Morphology, Systematics and Phylogeny

Evo-devo perspectives on insect morphology

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
10:30 - 11:00Abderrahman Khila
Oral Presentation
11:00 - 13:00
AFTERNOON

SESSION 5

Ecology and toxicology of insecticides

Insecticide toxicology and non target effects

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
15:30 - 16:00Lin Field
Oral Presentation
16:00 - 18:00

SESSION 8

Insect Control Biotechnology

Insect-associated microorganisms: their possible role for biotech application

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
15:30 - 16:00George Christophides
Oral Presentation
16:00 - 18:00

SESSION 12

Parasitology, Pathology and Immunity

Immune defences and virulence strategies

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
15:30 - 16:00Luis Teixeira
Oral Presentation
16:00 - 18:00

SESSION 7

Genetics and evolutionary biology

Evolution and development of functional traits

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
15:30 - 16:00Serap Aksoy
Oral Presentation
16:00 - 18:00

SESSION 14

Social Insects and Apidology

Bees: management, ecosystem services, and products

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
15:30 - 16:00Christina M. Grozinger
Oral Presentation
16:00 - 18:00

SESSION 10

Medical and veterinary entomology

EU networks and infrastructures in vector research

Time Invited Keynote Speaker Title
15:30 - 16:00Kenneth Vernick
Oral Presentation
16:00 - 18:00