Upcoming Events

March 8-10, 1999
International Conference on Emerging Technologies for Integrated Pest Managment: Concepts, Research, and Implementation
Raleigh, North Carolina

This interdisciplinary forum includes a session on Biological Control in IPM. The registration fee, which includes an evening reception, 3 lunches and a copy of the proceedings is $250. For more information contact Turner Sutton or George Kennedy or consult the conference web site.

March 28-31, 1999
Entomological Society of America, North Central Branch Meeting
Des Moines, Iowa

Presented papers and posters on regional research in many areas of entomology. Includes the two symposia "Biologically-Based Insect Pest Management Agents" and "New Opportunities For Classical Biological Control In The Midwest." For more information contact Donald Lewis at (515) 294-1101 or consult the annual meeting site.

July 5-9, 1999
10th International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds
Bozeman, Montana

For information contact Neal Spencer, USDA/ARS, 1500 North Central, Sidney, MT 59270; telephone (406) 482-9407, fax: (406) 482-5038. Or visit the symposium Website.

October 17-20, 1999
Evaluating Indirect Ecological Effects of Biological Control
Montpellier, France

Sponsored by IOBC, the goals of the symposium/workshop are to assess the current worldwide status of evaluations of indirect effects of biocontrol programs and to apply current research in ecology and evolutionary biology to the development of science-based methods for evaluation of these programs. For more information contact Mireille Montes de Oca or visit the symposium website.

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