Insect symbionts: Call for abstracts and registration

December 23, 2018

symbiontsCall for abstracts and registration details

Insect symbionts:    

Plasticity in confronting environmental challenges



Dear colleagues,

In continuation of the Sede Boqer 2017 meeting, we are pleased to establish a series of biennial meetings that will bring together the community of researchers interested in arthropod-microbe symbiosis.

We are thus announcing the second meeting on Insect Symbionts that will be held on Tuesday, February 26th, 2019, at the Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, in Rehovot, with Prof. Kostas Bourtzis (Insect Pest Control Section, IAEA, Vienna) as a keynote speaker.

You are kindly invited to:

  • Submit abstracts for the meeting no later than December 31st, 2018, directly to Abstracts are limited to one page and include a title, all author names and affiliations (written in Ariel font size 12, 1.5 line space). We will make an effort to accommodate all submissions.
  • Register at  until February 20, 2019. There will be no admission fee, but we would like to know how many attendees to expect.
  • Distribute this information to colleagues who might be interested.



The organizing committee,

Einat Zchori Fein, Yuval Gottlieb and Michal Segoli



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