12th Symposium ICP-PR Hazards of Pesticides to Bees

When Sep 15, 2014 08:00 AM to Sep 17, 2014 05:00 PM (UTC )
Where Ghent University
City Ghent
Country Belgium
Contact Name
Add event to calendar iCal

12th Symposium ICP-PR Hazards of Pesticides to Bees

Deadline for registration is 31 August 2014
Deadline for abstract receipt is 30 June 2014

Main Symposium Sessions – Hazards of pesticides to bees
1. Brood tests
2. Semi-field and field tests
3. Risks associated to dust from soil/seed treatments
4. Risks associated to guttation droplets
5. Tests on bumble bees, solitary bees and other pollinators
6. Monitoring studies
7. Mitigating risks to pollinators

Besides, the scientific committee would like to invite participants to raise other issues for consideration as part of the programme. We welcome involvement from all countries, both within and outside the EU, with issues on bees, impact of pathogen spill-over in risk assessment, entomovectoring, etc. Further details of the meeting will be announced in May 2014.
Offers for platform, oral and poster presentations are cordially invited. A one page abstract must be provided before the Symposium.

The abstract in English language must arrive by June 30, 2014.
Please follow the instructions below when writing the text:

  • Title (bold small letters, 14 point body)
  • First and second (family) name of author(s) (bold, small letters, 12 point body)
  • Address of first (presenting) author (small letter, 12 point body)
  • Text (12 point body)
  • Send by email: use rtf format and MS word PC. Give the file the name of the first author
  • The abstract must be a maximum of one A4 page, single spaced. Margins: 2.5 cm, font: Times New Roman
  • Request for oral platform or poster
  • Identify preferred session from list above, if applicable (other sessions may be organised based on abstracts received)
  • Abstracts must be submitted with a Registration form

Send the abstract, together with the Registration form to Prof. Guy Smagghe
E-mail: guy.smagghe@ugent.be

12th International Symposium 2nd announcement-final2.pdf