Scientific Committee

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  • Lucie Beaulieu, Universite Laval
  • Guido Bosch, Wageningen University
  • Diana Bogueva, Curtin University
  • Annette Bruun Jensen, University of Copenhagen
  • Marie-Hélène Deschamps, Université Laval
  • David Deruytter, Inagro
  • Marcel Dicke, Wageningen University
  • Alain Doyen, Université Laval
  • Sunday Ekesi, International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe)
  • Jorgen Eilenberg, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences
  • Lotte Frooninckx, Thomas More University of Applied Sciences
  • Ying Feng, Research Institute of Resource Insects
  • Laura Gasco, University of Turin
  • Mickey Gjerris, University of Copenhagen
  • Moritz Gold, ETH Zurich
  • Christina Hartmann, ETH Zürich Dep. of Environmental Systems Science
  • Yupa Hanboonsong, Khon Kaen University
  • Louise Henault-Éthier, Université Laval/Tricycle
  • Segenet Kelemu, International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe)
  • John Ndung’u Kinyuru
  • Julie Lesnik, Wayne State University
  • Marie-Pierre Létourneau-Montminy, FSAA Université Laval
  • Alexandre Mathys, ETH Zurich
  • Dennis Oonincx, Wageningen University
  • Rocio Ponce Reyes, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation | CSIRO
  • Birgit Rumpold, Technische Universität Berlin
  • Chris Sandrock, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture, Switzerland
  • Linda Saucier, Université Laval
  • Eric Schmitt, Protix
  • Matan Shelomi, Department of Entomology, Max Planck Institute of Chemical Ecology
  • Sergiy Smetana, German Institute of Food Technologies
  • Valerie Stull, University of Wisconsin–Madison Global Health Institute
  • Gianluca Tettamanti, University Insubria
  • Jeff Tomberlin, Texas A&M University
  • Leen Van Campenhout, KU Leuven
  • Joop van Loon, Wageningen University
  • Arnold van Huis, Wageningen University
  • Grant W Vandenberg, Université Laval
  • Teun Veldkamp, Wageningen University
  • Andreas Vilcinskas, LOEWE Center for Insect Biotechnology & Bioresources
  • Jibin Zhang, College of Life Science & Technology, Huazhong Agricultural University
  • Longyu Zheng, Huazhong Agricultural University
  • Chris Zurbrugg, Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology



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Important Dates

Call for papers starts
November 1, 2019

Registration starts
December 1, 2019

Abstract submission deadline
Closed February 24 for Orals we are still accepting Poster Submissions 

Paper acceptance notice
Coming soon

Early bird and presenting author registration deadline
To be confirmed

June 2-6, 2020

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