The Nationwide Convention on City Entomology (NCUE) and the Invasive Pest Ant Convention (IPAC) can be held Might 15-18, in Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah.
NCUE has taken place each different yr since 1986 to open the channels of communication and knowledge between scientists in trade, academia and the federal government; and foster curiosity and analysis within the normal space of city and structural entomology. IPAC started co-locating with NCUE in 2016. The occasion initially scheduled for 2020 was held nearly in 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
The convention offers a chance for individuals who are targeted on city entomology to be taught from one another’s analysis, share concepts, ask questions, community and develop partnerships.
Registration consists of the awards luncheon, welcome reception, in addition to refreshments throughout breaks.
The awards deadlines at present are open and embrace:
- Pupil Journey Award: This yr, 10 awards can be issued to college students to assist defray prices related to attending the convention. Every award recipient will obtain $300 on the convention, in addition to free registration. Every award recipient is required to current a paper on the convention. The appliance deadline is March 1, 2022.
- Pupil Scholarship: A $1,500 scholarship, in addition to complimentary convention registration, is offered to college students at every of those schooling ranges: Ph.D., M.S., and B.S. Candidates should be graduate or undergraduate college students performing analysis in city entomology or industrial pest administration full-time at a U.S. faculty or college. The appliance deadline is Feb. 14, 2022.
- Distinguished Achievement Award: Nominees from academia, authorities, or trade who’ve made excellent and important contributions to the sphere of city entomology can be accepted till Feb. 14, 2022. Choice of the award winner can be primarily based on the whole contributions of the nominee.
The occasion will happen on the Sheraton Salt Lake Metropolis Lodge. A reduced group fee at present is offered for attendees till April 22, however is topic to availability.
In 2024, the convention is scheduled for Might 19-22 in Cellular, Ala.