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2019 Australian Entomological Society 50th AGM and Scientific Conference, in association with the Society of Australian Systematic Biologists and Australasian Arachnological Society

Sunday 1 – Wednesday 4 December 2019

Brisbane Convention and Entertainment Centre

 

 

Program Summary

Saturday 30 November9:00 – 16:30Career Development Workshop  for Women (contact Nerida Wilson; flyer available here)
Sunday 1 December0815 – 15.30Pre conference tour to the Bribie Island Butterfly (contact Dawn, info available here)
10:30 – 15:30Editorial Board Meeting, Austral Entomology
14:00 – 17:00Registration desk open
17:30 – 19:30Welcome Function (Queensland Museum)
Monday 2 December8:00Registration desk open
8:30 – 9:00Welcome
9:00 – 9:45Invited Presentation: Craig Moritz (2019 SASB Distinguished Career Award)
9:45 – 10:45Keynote Presentation: Bryan Lessard (sponsored by AES)
11:15 – 16:00Concurrent sessions (4x)
16:15 – 17:30Rapid-fire talks
17:30 – 18:30Poster session
17:30 – 18:00General meeting of the Australasian Arachnological Society
18:30Student Quiz Night 2019
Tuesday 3 December8:45 – 9:00Announcements and housekeeping
9:00 – 10:00Keynote Presentation: Seraina Klopfstein (sponsored by SASB)
10:00 – 10:30Invited Presentation: Kevin Thiele (Taxonomy Australia)
11:00 – 12:30Concurrent sessions (4x)
13:15 – 14:15Keynote Presentation: Owen Seeman (sponsored by AAS)
14:15 – 15:00Phil Carne Student Prize
15:30 – 17:15Concurrent sessions (4x)
17:30 – 18:30AES and SASB Annual General Meetings
19:00Conference Dinner (The Rivershed Room, Howard Smith Wharves)
Wednesday 4 December8:45 – 9:00Announcements and housekeeping
9:00 – 10:00Keynote Presentation: Romina Rader (sponsored by AES)
10:00 – 10:30Pat Marks Medal
10:45 – 15:15Concurrent sessions (4x)
15:45 – 16:30Wrap-up and prizes
16:30 – 17:00SASB incoming council meeting