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IUSSI-NAS Business Meeting 7 November, 2017

The IUSSI-NAS Business Meeting will be held on Tuesday evening, 8-10pm, during the 2017 Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting held in Denver, CO. Other sessions/symposia featuring social insect themes will be listed here as the information comes in – so check back!

IUSSI Andean-Caribbean Section Meeting 7-11 August, 2017

The Andean-Caribbean Section (formerly Bolivarian Section) will hold its Eleventh Biennial General Meeting in the city of Tarapoto, Peru, 7-11 August 2017.  The meeting is hosted by URKU Estudios Amazónicos ( y la Universidad Nacional de San Martín (  Tarapoto is located on the high-amazonian plateau at about 365 m, with ready access to the Upper Amazon Region.  The meeting will include a field trip on the penultimate day.

Those with an interest in neotropical social insects and general problems of social insects are cordially invited to join us.  Colleagues from outside the Andean-Caribbean region will participate on the same basis as section members.  As always, the languages will be Spanish, English and Portuguese.

A second announcement will follow shortly.  Interested colleagues can place themselves on the mailing list by contacting section president Marilena Marconi

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