By clicking you accept our User Agreement

Event Contact

3 Park Place

Suite 307
Annapolis
Maryland  21401
Tel : 301-731-4535

2016 International Congress of Entomology

Exhibition Area, sf
Exhibition Hall
Largest Ballroom, sf
Ballroom Seating
Hotels, Rooms
Attendees
2016
2,500
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
Exhibitors
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
EVENT DATE
Sep 2016
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  

EVENT

ESA - Entomological Society of America

ESA is honored to host ICE 2016, the XXV International Congress of Entomology, under the theme Entomology without Borders. The event is expected to bring together the largest delegation of scientists and experts in the history of the discipline, who will meet in exciting, easily-accessible, and affordable Orlando, Florida, USA. Make important connections with entomologists and scientists from around the world. Present to this global audience and compete in global competitions. Participate in forums and discussions covering every aspect of the discipline. Build global networks and collaborative research with others in your field of interest. Showcase your products and services to an important global audience. The Congress will allow scientists and students to interact with the world’s leading experts in many specialties to exchange ideas and build on their research. Symposia will highlight the most recent advances in a wide diversity of entomological subjects around the global theme.

VENUE LOCATION

Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Dr, Orlando Florida,

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Dr. Peter Agre

Dr. Peter Agre is the Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health. Dr. Agre shared the 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discovering aquaporins, a family of water-channel proteins found throughout nature that underlie numerous physiological processes and clinical disorders. He is deeply involved in multiple global issues, and is the current director of the Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, which conducts research in Zambia and Zimbabwe. From 2005-2008, he chaired the Committee on Human Rights of the National Academy of Sciences and led efforts on behalf of imprisoned scientists, engineers, and health professionals worldwide. He has also participated in diplomatic visits and meetings with leaders of Cuba, North Korea, Myanmar, and Iran. A past president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Dr. Agre is an ambassador for science. He has given numerous lectures and presentations, and has even appeared on the TV program The Colbert Report.

AGENDA

Sep 25   
  • Morning
    ESA Business Meetings
     
  • Lunch
     
  • Afternoon
    ESA Business Meetings
    ESA Opening Plenary
    ICE Opening Ceremony with Keynote Speaker – Dr. Peter Agre
    Opening Doors Worldwide through Medical Science
     
  • Evening
    Welcome Reception
     
Sep 26   
  • Morning
    Plenary Speaker – Dr. James Carey
    Insect biodemography: A 21st century guided tour
    Plenary Speaker – Dr. José Roberto Postali Parra
    The egg parasitoid Trichogramma as a tool for IPM in Brazil
    Oral Presentations-Group 1
    Student Competition
     
  • Lunch
     
  • Afternoon
    Oral Presentations-Group 2
    Student Competition
    Global Linnaean Games
     
  • Evening
    Mixers
     
Sep 27   
  • Morning
    Plenary Speaker – Dr. Carolina Barillas-Mury
    Mosquito Immunity and the Invisible Parasite: Implications for Global Malaria Transmission
    Plenary Speaker – Dr. Baldwyn Torto
    Rift Valley Fever in East Africa: three frontiers, one purpose
    Student Competition
    Oral Presentations – Group 3
     
  • Lunch

     

     
  • Afternoon
    Plenary Speaker – Dr. Juan Andres Bisset Lazcano
    Aedes aegypti management strategies for dengue control in Cuba
    Oral Presentations-Group 4
    Student Competition
    Global Linnaean Games Continued
     
  • Evening
    Mixers
    Student Reception
     
Sep 28   

·  Morning

Keynote Speaker – Dr. Jules A. Hoffman

Oral Presentations-Group 5

Student Competition

Insect Expo

·  Lunch

·  Afternoon

Off-Site Tours & Free-time

·  Evening

Free-time

Sep 29   

·  Morning

Plenary Speaker – Dr. Jacqueline Beggs
Ecological impacts of insect invaders

Plenary Speaker – Dr. Robert E. Page, Jr.
The spirit of the hive: mechanisms of social evolution

Oral Presentations-Group 6

Student Competition

·  Lunch

·  Afternoon

Oral Presentations-Group 7

·  Evening

Wigglesworth Lecture – Dr. John G. Hildebrand

Social Gala Dinner – Cirque I-C-E

Sep 30   

·  Morning

Plenary Speaker – Dr. John A. Pickett
Agro-ecological manipulation of insect behaviour shows how to exploit signaling between insects and their hosts via GM

Plenary Speaker – Dr. Fred Gould
Will genetically engineered pests protect health, biodiversity, and crop production?

 Oral Presentations-Group 8

·  Lunch

·  Afternoon

Oral Presentations-Group 9

ESA Closing

ICE Closing

·  Evening

Farewell Dinner

Mar 06   

3:30 – 8:00 pm Table Top Exhibit
8:00 to 10:00 pm Complimentary Networking Reception

PHOTOS (3)

VIDEOS (5)

PRESS RELEASES