Sektionen und Keynote Speaker

1. Landschaftsökologie & Naturschutz - Landscape Ecology and Nature Conservation

The Balancing Act of Urban Conservation: Can vacant land support biodiversity and ecosystem services in cities?
Mary Gardiner (Ohio, USA)

2. Chemische Ökologie und Verhalten - Chemical Ecology and Behavior

Generating knowledge: The importance of experiment design for chemical ecologists
Stephen Lapointe (Florida, USA)

Invasive species - a target for sustainability through chemical ecology
Max Suckling (Auckland, NEW ZEALAND)

3. Biodiversitätsverlust und Insektenschwund - Biodiversity Decline and Loss of Insects

Long-term changes in invertebrate biodiversity
Nick Isaac (Wallingford, UK)

Das Insektensterben und die Notwendigkeit von Biodiversitätsmonitoring
Wolfgang Wägele (Bonn, GERMANY)

4. Entomologie im Pflanzen- und Vorratsschutz - Entomology of Plant and Stored Product Protection

Aphid vectors of potato viruses and their management in a changing environment with regard to climate change
Kerstin Kruger (Pretoria, SOUTH AFRICA)

Sex pheromone and information transfer
Ally Harari (Volcani Center, ISRAEL)

5. Biogeographie & Faunistik - Biogeography and Faunistics

Entomofaunistik in Deutschland - Erreichtes, Verbesserungswürdiges und Visionen
Bernhard Klausnitzer (Dresden, GERMANY)

6. Morphologie, Systematik, Evolution - Morphology, Systematics, Evolution

Genomic patterns of diversification in tropical butterflies
Chris D. Jiggins (Cambridge, UK)

Functional morphology of insect attachment devices
Stanislav N. Gorb (Kiel, GERMANY)

7. Insekten-Mikroorganismen Interaktionen - Insect-Microorganism Interactions

Two is company, three is not always a crowd – stable inheritance of multiple insect endosymbiont lineages with diverse host outcomes
Markus Riegler (Sydney, AUSTRALIA)

Insect microbiomes as biomedical model and target for insect pest control
Angela Douglas (Cornell, USA)

8. Medizinische Entomologie - Medical Entomology

Aktuelle Situation für Stechmücken (Diptera: Culicidae) in Deutschland – ein Update
Doreen Walther (Müncheberg, GERMANY)

9. Invasive Arthropoden - Invasive Arthropods

What makes invasive species invasive?
Michael Schmitt (Greifswald, GERMANY)

10. Insekt-Pflanzen Interaktionen - Insect-Plant Interactions

Insects, plants and the smell of microbes
Paul Becher (Alnarp, SWEDEN)

Plant response to stress: Can this be exploited for crop protection?
Angharad Gatehouse (New Castle, UK)

11. Systematik und Diagnose - Systematics and Identification

From fossils to gene evolution, the importance of broad training in systematic biology
Seth Bybee (Utah, USA)

Bernstein-Workshop - Amber Workshop

New data on Burmese amber biotas
Bo Wang (Nanjing, CHINA)