Forthcoming Meetings

Research Coordination Meetings (RCM) of Coordinated Research Projects
→Second RCM on Integration of the SIT with Biocontrol for Greenhouse Insect Pest Management. 4–8 March 2019, Mendoza, Argentina.  Technical Officer: A. Parker
→Fourth RCM on Dormancy Management to Enable Mass rearing and Increase Efficacy of Sterile Insects and Natural Enemies. 3–7 June 2019, Thessaloniki, Greece.  Technical Officer: R. Cardoso
→First RCM on Assessment of Simultaneous Application of SIT and MAT to Enhance Bactrocera Fruit Fly Management. 15–19 July 2019, Vienna, Austria.  Technical Officer: R. Cardoso
→First RCM on Generic Approach for the Development of Genetic Sexing Strains for SIT Applications. 7–11 October 2019, Vienna, Austria.  Technical Officer: K. Bourtzis
→Third RCM on Improved Field Performance of Sterile Male Lepidoptera to Ensure Success in SIT Programmes. 21–25 October 2019, San Rafael, Mendoza, Argentina.  Technical Officer: M. Vreysen
→Fourth RCM on Comparing Rearing Efficiency and Competitiveness of Sterile Male Strains Produced by Genetic, Transgenic or Symbiont-based Technologies. 2–6 December 2019, Adelaide, Australia.   Technical Officer: K. Bourtzis
Consultants and Expert Meetings
→FAO/IAEA Consultants Meeting on Mosquito Radiation, Sterilization and Quality Control. 25–29 March 2019, Vienna, Austria. Technical Officer: J. Bouyer
→FAO/IAEA/WHO Regional Joint Meeting between Entomologists, Virologists and Epidemiologists to Boost the Collaboration for Vector Control in the European Region (under Regional TC Project RER5022). 6–10 May 2019, Tirana, Albania. Technical Officer: J. Bouyer
→FAO/IAEA Meeting on the review of Thematic Plan for the Development and Application of the Sterile Insect Technique (SIT) and Related Genetic and Biological Control Methods for Disease Transmitting Mosquitoes (under Interregional TC Project INT5155). 14–18 October 2019, Vienna, Austria. Technical Officer: R. Cardoso
Workshops
→FAO/IAEA/WHO Workshop to Initiate the Development of Joint Guidance for the Application of SIT for Mosquito Borne Diseases (under Interregional TC Project INT5155). 27 February–1 March 2019, Tapachula, Mexico. Technical Officer: J. Bouyer
→FAO/IAEA Workshop on Techniques for Rearing Tuta absoluta, Spodoptera and Helicoverpa spp. for SIT Research and Application. 3–5 March 2019, Mendoza, Argentina. Technical Officer: M. Vreysen
→FAO/IAEA Workshop on Techniques for the Rearing, Quality Control and Radiation Sterilization of Drosophila suzukii. 10–12 March 2019, Mendoza, Argentina. Technical Officer: C. Caceres
→FAO/IAEA/WHO Workshop to Finalize Joint Guidance for the Application of SIT for Mosquito Borne Diseases (under Interregional TC Project INT5155). 24–28 June 2019, Vienna, Austria. Technical Officer: J. Bouyer
→FAO/IAEA Decision-makers Workshop on the Use of the SIT (under Interregional TC Project INT5155). 26–28 August 2019, Fort Myers, Florida, USA. Technical Officer: J. Bouyer
→FAO/IAEA Workshop on a Best Practice Manual on Field Performance of Sterile Male Moths. 17–19 October 2019, San Rafael, Mendoza, Argentina. Technical Officer: M. Vreysen
→FAO/IAEA Workshop on Preparation of SIT Pilot Trials against Mosquitoes (under Interregional TC Project INT5155). 11–15 November 2019, Valencia, Spain. Technical Officer: J. Bouyer