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Video Chats and Virtual Networking

Video Chats and Virtual Networking

  • Tuesday, October 26, 2021
  • 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM MT
    Emerging Scientists Tackling Emerging Topics: Entomologists Addressing Global Issues in Health, Food Insecurity, Climate Change, and Biodiversity Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Karen C. Poh – Pennsylvania State University

    Moderator: Carly M. Tribull – Farmingdale State College

    Moderator: Priyadarshini Chakrabarti Basu – Mississippi State University

    Program Symposium

  • 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM MT
    IOBC Virtual Meeting

    Organizer: Mark Hoddle – University of California

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM MT
    Ask a Bayer Entomologist

    Moderator: Harit K. Bal – Bayer CropScience

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM MT
    The Larry Larson Symposium: Scientific Advances on Insect Species Adaptation to the Impact of Climate Change and Habitat Transformation Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Boris A. Castro – Corteva Agriscience

    Moderator: Amanda Jacobson – Corteva Agriscience

    Moderator: Luis Enrique Gomez – Corteva Agriscience

    Plant-Insect Ecosystems

    Program Symposium

  • Wednesday, October 27, 2021
  • 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM MT
    How To Be a Star

    Moderator: Rebekah Kellinger – Bayer CropScience

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • Thursday, October 28, 2021
  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM MT
    Industry Jobs - Advice, Applications, & Interviews

    Moderator: Clint Pilcher – Corteva Agriscience

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • Friday, October 29, 2021
  • 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM MT
    Advancing Undergraduate-focused Teaching and Mentorship in Transformative Times Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Carly M. Tribull – Farmingdale State College

    Moderator: David Serrano – Broward College

    Member Symposium

  • 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM MT
    Ask Us Anything

    Moderator: Aimee Hood – Bayer CropScience

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM MT
    International Branch Virtual Meeting

    Organizer: Johnnie Van Den Berg – North-West University

    Organizer: Rory Mc Donnell – Oregon State University

    Organizer: Véronique Martel – Natural Resources Canada

    Organizer: Julien Saguez – CÉROM

    Organizer: Isobel Ronai – The University of Sydney

    Organizer: Thomas J. Simonsen – Natural History Museum

    Organizer: Lieceng Zhu – Fayetteville State University

    Organized Meeting

  • 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM MT
    A Day in the Life of a Corteva Laboratory Scientist

    Moderator: William Jessie – Corteva Agriscience

    Moderator: Pablo Valverde-Garcia – Corteva Agriscience

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • Monday, November 1, 2021
  • 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM MT
    Latin American/Hispanic Mixer: Rising Strong in Entomology

    Organizer: Steven Michael Reyna – Bayer CropScience

    Organizer: Ricky Lara – California Department of Food and Agriculture

    Organizer: Ana R. Cabrera – Bayer CropScience

    Organizer: Carlos Josue Esquivel Palma – The Ohio State University

    Organizer: Ana M. Vélez – University of Nebraska

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM MT
    ESA Illinois Mixer

    Organizer: May Berenbaum – University of Illinois

    Organizer: Kimberly Leigh – University of Illinois

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • Tuesday, November 2, 2021
  • 4:30 PM – 5:00 PM MT
    Tephritidae Systematics, Diagnostics, Phylogeny, Evolution & Natural History Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Clifford B. Keil – Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador

    Systematics, Evolution, and Biodiversity

    Member Symposium

  • 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM MT
    Global Locust Initiative Networking Event

    Organizer: Rick Overson – Arizona State University

    Organizer: Mira Word – Arizona State University

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM MT
    IUSSI-NAS Business Meeting

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM MT
    Association of Indian Entomologists in North America Annual Meeting

    Organizer: Priyanka Mittapelly – University of Richmond

    Organizer: Harit K. Bal – Bayer CropScience

    Organizer: Swapna Priya Rajarapu – North Carolina State University

    Organizer: Megha Kalsi – Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

    Organizer: Smitha George – Dalhousie University

    Organizer: Vivek Kumar – Bayer CropScience

    Organizer: Garima Kakkar – Bayer CropScience

    Organizer: Ameya D. Gondhalekar – Purdue University

    Organizer: Nandi Nagaraj – Corteva Agriscience

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM MT
    Society of Overseas Nepalese Entomologists Meeting

    Organizer: Sujan Dawadi – Purdue University

    Organizer: Sudip Gaire – University of Kentucky

    Organizer: Binita Shrestha – University of Florida

    Organizer: Babu R. Panthi – University of Georgia

    Organized Meeting

  • Wednesday, November 3, 2021
  • 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM MT
    IOBC-NRS Symposium: Diversity in Biocontrol: Scale, Systems, and Practitioners Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Donald C. Weber – USDA-ARS

    Moderator: Rob Morrison – USDA-ARS

    Plant-Insect Ecosystems

    Section Symposium

  • 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM MT
    IOBC-NRS Symposium: Diversity in Biocontrol: Scale, Systems, and Practitioners Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Donald C. Weber – USDA-ARS

    Moderator: Rob Morrison – USDA-ARS

    Plant-Insect Ecosystems

    Section Symposium

  • Thursday, November 4, 2021
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM MT
    Conserving Insects in a Vertebrate-minded World by Sharing Stories of Challenges and Success Across Taxonomic Boundaries Panel Discussion

    Moderator: John Mola – US Geological Survey

    Moderator: Jonathan B. Koch – USDA-ARS

    Plant-Insect Ecosystems

    Section Symposium

  • Friday, November 5, 2021
  • 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM MT
    DoD-funded Research to Transform Ideas into Advanced Products for Vector Control and Bite Prevention Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Gabriela Zollner – Armed Forces Pest Management Board

    Moderator: Michelle Colacicco-Mayhugh – Armed Forces Pest Management Board

    Medical, Urban, and Veterinary Entomology

    Section Symposium

  • 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM MT
    PBT Virtual Speed Networking

    Moderator: Adekunle Wasiu Adesanya – Corteva Agriscience

    Physiology, Biochemistry, and Toxicology

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • 11:05 AM – 12:00 PM MT
    PBT Virtual Brainstorming Session

    Moderator: Peter M. Piermarini

    Physiology, Biochemistry, and Toxicology

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM MT
    Ecology, Epidemiology, and Management of Whiteflies and Whitefly-transmitted Viruses Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Rajagopalbabu Srinivasan – University of Georgia

    Moderator: Alvin M. Simmons – USDA-ARS

    Plant-Insect Ecosystems

    Section Symposium

  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM MT
    Ecology, Epidemiology, and Management of Whiteflies and Whitefly-transmitted Viruses Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Rajagopalbabu Srinivasan – University of Georgia

    Moderator: Alvin M. Simmons – USDA-ARS

    Plant-Insect Ecosystems

    Section Symposium

  • Monday, November 8, 2021
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM MT
    Adapt, Advance, Coevolve: Exploring Convergent Evolution in Ants and Their Partners Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Rodolfo S. Probst – University of Utah

  • 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM MT
    Dispatches from the Field: Documenting Insect-Virus Interactions in Natural Populations Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Nadya D. Muchoney – University of Nevada

    Plant-Insect Ecosystems

    Member Symposium

  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MT
    Get to know Corteva Agriscience

    Moderator: Laura S. Higgins, BCE – Corteva Agriscience

    Moderator: Frank Wessels – Corteva Agriscience

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM MT
    Environmental Entomology and Journal of Economic Entomology Awards and Overview Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Melody A. Keena – USDA-Forest Service

    Organized Meeting

  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM MT
    Corteva – Diversity and Inclusion Goals and Strategies

    Moderator: Rosana Serikawa – Corteva Agriscience

    Functions/Events/Meetings

  • Tuesday, November 9, 2021
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM MT
    Technical Advances and Regulatory Perspectives in RNAi for Control of Agricultural Pests Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Ana M. Vélez – University of Nebraska

    Moderator: Kenneth Narva – GreenLight Biosciences

    Moderator: William J. Moar – Bayer CropScience

    Moderator: Molly Darlington – University of Nebraska

    Physiology, Biochemistry, and Toxicology

    Section Symposium

  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM MT
    Adapting to Evolving Knowledge of Spotted Lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) Biology and Ecology for Advancing Management Practices Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Greg Parra – USDA-APHIS

    Moderator: Ethan Angell – New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets

    Moderator: Andrew R. Cline – State of California

    Moderator: Richard T. Roush – Pennsylvania State University

    Plant-Insect Ecosystems

    Section Symposium

  • 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM MT
    Advance Research in Insect Repellents Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Mustapha Debboun, BCE – Delta Mosquito and Vector Control District

    Medical, Urban, and Veterinary Entomology

    Section Symposium

  • 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM MT
    Entomopathogenic Nematode Signaling and Behavioral Ecology Translates into Improved Sustainable Insect Management Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Ivan Hiltpold – Agroscope

    Moderator: David I. Shapiro-Ilan – USDA-ARS

    Plant-Insect Ecosystems

    Section Symposium

  • 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM MT
    In Memory of Our Beloved Colleague, Dr. Daniel A. Strickman Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Mustapha Debboun, BCE – Delta Mosquito and Vector Control District

    Medical, Urban, and Veterinary Entomology

    Member Symposium

  • Wednesday, November 10, 2021
  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM MT
    Staphylinidae: Unmasked! Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Michael L. Ferro – Clemson University

    Systematics, Evolution, and Biodiversity

    Member Symposium

  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MT
    Advancing Insect Genomics Through the Ag100Pest and i5K Initiatives Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Brad S. Coates – USDA-ARS

    Moderator: Sheina Biason Sim – USDA-ARS

    Member Symposium

  • 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM MT
    Becoming a Mindful Entomologist: Towards a More Productive, Creative, and Happier Scientific Life

    Organizer: Ana Pineda – I focus and write

    Workshop

  • Friday, November 12, 2021
  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM MT
    Adapting, Advancing and Transforming Molecular Tools for Insect Management Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Joerg Romeis – Agroscope

    Moderator: Steven E. Naranjo – USDA-ARS

    Plant-Insect Ecosystems

    Section Symposium

  • 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM MT
    Uncomfortable Conversations About Insecticide Resistance Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Adekunle Wasiu Adesanya – Corteva Agriscience

    Physiology, Biochemistry, and Toxicology

    Section Symposium

  • Thursday, November 18, 2021
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MT
    Advancing Public Understanding of Local Invasive or Nuisance Insects Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Kim Y. Hung, BCE – Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District

    Moderator: Jennifer A. Henke – Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District

    Medical, Urban, and Veterinary Entomology

    Member Symposium