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Fifth Quadrennial Meeting of the International Heteropterists' Society

Tom Henry

Monday, July 21, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Fifth Quadrennial Meeting of the International...

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Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Regular   more info Ended $300.00 $0.00
Student
A student ticket is for any IHS Member who is currently enrolled in a university and working toward an advanced degree. Provides access to the five days of the meeting, the opening mixer and banquet.
Ended $250.00 $0.00
Accompanying Person
Accompanying persons may only attend the opening mixer and banquet.
Ended $150.00 $0.00

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Event Details

We are happy to present the Fifth Quadrennial Meeting of the International Heteropterists Society in Washington, DC, to be held 21-25 July 2014.  Please mark your calendars!  The program promises to be an exciting one. 

Lectures and posters will be presented at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History, one of the largest natural history museums in the world, with entomological holdings of more than 35 million specimens.  The Heteroptera collection alone comprises nearly 5,500 primary types and  nearly 1 million other specimens held in more than 2,000 drawers. 

Washington, DC, is a city of many attractions, including the Smithsonian Institution museums, numerous historic monuments, restaurants, theaters, and much more.

Read more about the meeting at the IHS Website which has information about transportation and accommodation.

Students may want to apply for the Nils Møller Andersen Award to provide financial support to attend the meeting and present a poster or talk.


Frequently Asked Questions

When is the registration deadline?
Wednesday 30th April 2014

When is the deadline for presentation/poster absract submission?
Wednesday 30th April 2014

How do I submit an abstract?
You can submit an abstract for your presentation or poster during the registration process.

What size should posters be?
46 inches x 46 inches or about 117 cm x 117 cm

Can I request an official letter of invitation?
Yes - we have letters available for those who require them. Please contact us using the contact button on this page.

How can I contact the organiser?
Email - using the contact button on this page
Telephone (Office Hours) +1 202-633-4555   

How do I get to the event?
Please read the transportation and accommodation section of the IHS website.

What meals or refreshments are included?
Lunches, coffee breaks and snacks will be provided in addition to the open mixer (Monday) and banquet (evening TBC). Participants will need to provide their own breakfast and evening meal - there are plenty of places nearby.

Is there Wi-Fi at the venue?
Yes - there is Wi-Fi throughout the museum and in the conference auditorium.

Are tickets refundable?
We will refund tickets (minus Eventbrite handling fee) up to the registration deadline (30th April 2014). We cannot guarantee refunds after the registration deadline.

Have questions about Fifth Quadrennial Meeting of the International Heteropterists' Society? Contact Tom Henry

When & Where


Smithsonian Museum of Natural History
10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, D.C., 20560

Monday, July 21, 2014 at 8:00 AM


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Organizer

Tom Henry

Tom Henry is one of the founding members (Directors) of the International Heteropterists' Society and works as a USDA Research Scientist at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

Read about Tom's projects and publications: http://www.ars.usda.gov/pandp/people/people.htm?personid=2454

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Fifth Quadrennial Meeting of the International Heteropterists' Society
Washington, D.C., United States Events Conference

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