***** EARLY REGISTRATION CLOSES IN ONE WEEK *****
8TH SYSTEMATICS ASSOCIATION BIENNIAL
QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY BELFAST
4-8 JULY 2011
A reminder that the 8th biennial conference of the Systematics Association is open for registration - discounted early registration closes in one week's time.
There is an exciting programme that includes both plenaries and thematic
symposia, as well as a large number of contributed sessions. Currently
scheduled symposia include:
- Next Generation Systematics - Studying Evolution and Diversity
in an Era of Ubiquitous Genomics
- Arthropod Systematics: are Morphology, Palaeontology and
Molecules Coming Together?
- Algal Systematics: Where Next?
- Advances in Using Museum Specimens and Ancient DNA in
Symposia will include a mixture of talks from invited speakers and other
contributions. The Biennial also presents excellent opportunities for
contributed papers on any aspect of systematics and is a great forum
for students and young researchers to present their work. For further
details, please see http://www.systass.org/biennial2011/.
On behalf of the conference organisers, we hope to see you there!
Juliet Brodie, President
James Cotton, Programme Officer
Peter Olson, Treasurer
Christine Maggs, Local Organiser
Sponsors: The Linnean Society of London, British Phycological Society, Cambridge University Press,
Genetics Society, Queen's University Belfast