|21 May-14 July 2013||
Bees and Nature
A series of events at London's Southbank Centre on the theme of the importance to people of honey bees.
Includes talks, exhibitions, art, poetry, and children's workshops.
Supported by the Welcome Trust.
|3-6 June 2013||
Third International Entomophagous Insects Conference
Venue: Orford, Québec, Canada
This is the second announcement for the Third International Entomophagous Insects Conference (IEIC3). This conference will be held in Orford, Québec, Canada, from the 3 to the 6 June 2013. The venue of the conference is the Hotel Chéribourg, a resort nestled at the bottom of the majestic Mount Orford and only minutes from Magog. This hotel is located in the scenic Eastern Townships, 125km east of Montreal.
The website of the conference, hosted by the Entomological Society of Québec, is now open at: www.seq.qc.ca/IEIC3
You will find details on registration fees, hotel reservation, ground transportation and abstract submission. Please note that due to limits in room size, the meeting will be limited to 150 participants on a first come, first serve basis.
Dates to remember are:
The organization committee looks forward to welcome you in Orford for a fruitful scientific meeting and a pleasant early summer experience in Québec.
Guy Boivin and Jacques Brodeur, co-organizers.
|6 June 2013||
Wallace100 lecture series
Prof James Moore, The Open University - "Making Livings: Why Darwin's and Wallace's theories were worlds apart"
Venue: Natural History Museum, London. Flett Events Theatre
Time: 16:30 - 17:30
In the 5th in our series of Wallace100 lectures, James Moore, acclaimed author and history of science professor, explores how different the Victorian naturalists, Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace, were in their socio-economic backgrounds and in their thinking about evolution.
Free tickets need to be booked in advance
|12 - 15 June 2013||
7th Annual Arthropod Genomics Sumposium and VectorBase Workshop
Venue: University of Notre Dame
|21-26 July 2013||
Insect Hormones (19th Ecdysone) International Workshop, 2013
Venue: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
|4-8 August 2013||
"6th International Symposium on the Ecology and Biology of Galling Arthropods and Associated Endophytes"
Venue: Lamington Plateau, Brisbane, Australia
Contact: Dr Robin Adair firstname.lastname@example.org
|14-17 August 2013||
Announcing the 2013 International Conference on Pollinator Biology, Health and Policy
Venue: University Park, PA
|19-23 August 2013||
International Chemical Ecology Conference (ICEC2013)
Venue: Melbourne, Australia
|29 September - 2 October 2013||
Australian Entomological Society, 44th AGM & Scientific Conference
Venue: Sebel Playford Hotel, Adelaide, Australia
|23 October 2013||
One day conference about Wallace
Venue: Natural History Museum, London
The Natural History Museum in London is organising a one day conference about Wallace on Wednesday 23rd October 2013. The event is aimed at people who are interested in Wallace's natural history collections and want to find out more about the Wallace-related material kept at the Museum. If you are one of these people then please come along!
In the afternoon there will be a rare chance to join a tour of the Museum Library's Rare Books Room, showcasing manuscripts, artwork, publications and specimens collected by Wallace. Places are limited, so it is essential to book your place in advance.
For more information and to register click here
Note that the NHM's conference follows on from a two day discussion meeting about Wallace's legacy at The Royal Society, London, which is being held on Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd October. This meeting will discuss Wallace's major scientific interests, including evolution, biogeography, animal colouration, sexual selection and astrobiology. It will also examine current thinking on issues that preoccupied him, including his contributions to the social sciences. It is free to attend but places are limited. Visit the Royal Society website for registration and more details: http://royalsociety.org/events/2013/wallace-legacy/
|13 - 18 July 2014||
XVII Congress for the International Union for the Study of Social Insects