10th International Symposium on the Biology of Terrestrial Isopods
August, 27 - 30, 2017, Budapest, Hungary
ProgramHungarian Natural History Museum (1083 Budapest, Ludovika tér(=square) 2-6 - google maps ), and will be possible also on the following days next to the Aula of the University of Veterinary Medicine, (1078 Budapest, István u. 2. - google maps , where the scientific sessions will be held/organized.
Participants will receive a hard copy of the program, including maps, and other useful information.
Opening Session followed by Welcome Party
Morning and afternoon session with coffee breaks and lunch-time (the univesity dining facility is next to the lecture hall)
Depending on the number of attendees, lectures either half day session (with coffee break) or whole day sight-seeing. Budapest has exiting sites all over, enough for at least a week. There are sight seeing tours (also ’hop on hop off’) available.
Morning and afternoon session with coffee breaks and lunch-time. Possible venues: grill party by Feri’s Sausages.
Planned sessionsFollows later on, depending on submitted and accepted abstracts. Main key-titles expected: Taxonomy, Biogeography, Evolution, Ecology, Behaviour, Morphology, Physiology, Genetics, etc.
Post-symposium course: Thursday, 31st August - Saturday, 2nd September"Oniscidea taxonomy and systematics" by S. Taiti, H. Schmalfuss, S. Sfenthourakis, G. Montesanto.