Program

Welcome to the Society of Nematologists and Organization of Nematologists of Tropical America Joint Meeting 2016 site. We a great conference planned for July 17-21 2016 in Montreal  Canada fitting for the first meeting of the Americas. The meeting kicks off with registration and social July 17, two days of technical program, 1 day tours, then closes one day technical program and banquet on July 21.Tour options include visits to urban roof top production systems, the famous Jean Talon Market and lunch at a microbrewery. Tour and tour lunch included with registration. Live Quebec traditional and contemporary music at receptions and banquet.Bring your dancing shoes and the family.

The program will have something for everyone. We have symposia on "Nematode-Microbe Symbioses", "Ecology and Bioindicators of Soil Function: A Tribute to the Contributions of Howard Ferris", "New Nematicides", and "Role of Effectors in Nematode-Host Ineractions", just to name a few. A graduate student social is planned, Viva Montreal Student Social. Industry sponsors will have trade exhibits. Sponsors are welcomed, contact the local arrangements committee for exhibit space and sponsorship.

Click Here for Program Overview and Click Here for Tentative Presenter Schedule

The Co-Chairs of the technical program committee are Patricia Timper patricia.timper@ars.usda.gov for SON and Ignacio Cid del Prado Vera icid@colpos.mx for ONTA. The technical program planning has begun.

The local arrangements committee is Benjamin Mimee benjamin.mimee@agr.gc.ca, Guy Belair guy.belair@agr.gc.ca, and Mario Tenuta mario.tenuta@umanitoba.ca.

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