May, 2005 – Report on Upcoming International Invasive Species Meetings



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May, 2005 – Report on Upcoming

International Invasive Species Meetings
Richard Orr

Assistant Director for International Policy and Prevention

National Invasive Species Council

U.S. Department of the Interior

Office of the Secretary (OS/SIO/NISC)

Physical and Fedex location: 1201 Eye St. N.W. 5th floor Room 79

Washington, DC 20005

Mailing address: 1849 C Street, NW

Washington, DC 20240

Work Phone (202) 354-1882

Fax (202) 371-1751

email address: richard_orr@ios.doi.gov



I. SELECTED WEBSITES WITH INVASIVE SPECIES INTERNATIONAL ACTIVITY LISTINGS:
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service http://www.aphis.usda

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation http://www.apec.org/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cdc.gov/

Commission for Economic Cooperation (NAFTA) http://www.cec.org/home/index.cfm?varlan=english

Convention on Biological Diversity http://www.biodiv.org/default.aspx

Global Invasive Species Programme http://www.gisp.org

International Civil Aviation Organization http://www.icao.int/

International Maritime Organization http://www.imo.org/index.htm

International Plant Protection Convention http://www.ippc.int/IPP/En/default.htm

National Invasive Species Council http://www.invasivespecies.gov/

National Plant Board (U.S.A) http://www.aphis.usda.gov/npb/

North American Plant Protection Organization http://www.nappo.org/

Pacific Region Environmental Programme http://www.sprep.org.ws/

The World Conservation Union http://www.issg.org/

Trilateral Committee for Wildlife & Ecosystem

Conservation and Management http://www.trilat.org/

World Aquaculture Society http://www.was.org/main/Default.asp

World Organization for Animal Health http://www.oie.int/eng/en_index.htm



II. FUTURE INTERNATIONAL INVASIVE SPECIES ACTIVIES:
2-6 May, 2005 – Australasian Vertebrate Pest Conference – Wellington, New Zealand – Australia and New Zealand meeting which covers vertebrate pest management issues – invasive species is a major issue for the meeting. Contact: www.landcareresearch.co.nz/news/conferences/vertebratepest/
3-6 May, 2005 IPPC IPP Capacity Building Workshop/Training – Kuala Lumpur, Malyasia – Contact: http://www.ippc.int/IPP/En/default.htm
5-6 May, 2005 – International Workshop: Biological Invasions in Inland Waters – Florence, Italy – Contact: http://www.dbag.uniti.it (Click on Eventi).
8-11 May, 2005, Symposium on Trophic and Guild Internations in Biological Control – joint meeting of teh IOBC Neartic Regional Section and the Biocontrol Network of Canada – Magog, QUE, Canada – Contact: biocontrol-network@umontreal.ca
9-13 May, 2005, 2nd FAO/IAEA International Conference on Area-Wide Control of Insect Pests: Integrating the Sterile Insect and Related Nuclear and Other Techniques – Vienna, Austria – Organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the International Atomic Energy Agency -- Contact: http://www-pub.iaea.org/MTCD/Meetings/Announcements.asp?ConfID=131
9-13 May, 2005, World Aquaculture 2005 – Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia – Contact: http://www.was.org/main/Default.asp

10 May, 2005, 57th International Symposium on Crop Protection – Coupure Links, Gent, Belgium – Contact: Kris.DeJonghe@ugent.be.
16-20 May, 2005 -- CBD Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group meeting on CBD Invasive Alien Species (gaps and inconsistencies)—Auckland, New Zealand – Contact: http://www.biodiv.org/default.aspx
23-27 May, 2005 – IPPC IPP Capacity Building Workshop (Pacific) —Suva,Fiji -- Contact: http://www.ippc.int/IPP/En/default.htm
23-27 May, 2005, IPPC Post-entry quarantine facilities expert working group meeting. Clermont Ferrand, France. Contact: http://www.ippc.int/IPP/En/default.htm
24-27 May, 2005, 1st Brazilian Symposium on Invasive Alien Species – Brasilia, Brazil – Contact: http://institutohorus.org.br/trabalhosa_simposio_eei_eng.htm or infosimposio@institutohorus.org.br
24-27 May, 2005, Meeting of the Canada/Mexico/US Trilateral Committtee for Wildlife & Ecosystem Conservation and Management – Zacatecas, Mexico – Invasive Species on the agenda – Contact: http://www.trilat.org/
25-27 May, 2005, Invasive Plants in the Mediterranean Type Regions of the World – Montpellier, France -- Co-organized by The Conservatoire Botanique National Mediterraneen, the World Conservation Union Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation and the Council of Europe and the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization – Contact: http://www.ame-lr.org/workshop
6-10 June, 2005, IPPC Expert Working Group on Debarking meeting – Oslo, Norway, Contact: http://www.ippc.int/IPP/En/default.htm
6-10 June, 2005, International Conference on Current Issues on the Integrated management of Insect Pests and Disease Vectors in Africa – Accra, Ghana – Contact: http://www.icipe.org/aais/

9-11 June, 2005, Introduction and Spread of Invasive Species: An International British Crop Protection Council (BCPC) Symposium – Berlin, Germany. Contact: www.bcpc.org/invasive
12-16 June, 2005, 13th International Sclerotinia Workshop – Monterey, California – Contact:STKoike@ucdavis.edu.
14-15 June, 2005, NAPPO Potato Panel Meeting – Colorado Springs, Colorado – Contact: http://www.nappo.org/
15-17 June, 2005 – The Prevention and Control of Zoonoses: from Science to PolicyLiverpool, UK –Contact: www.hpazoonosesconference.org.uk
19-24 June, 2005 ASLO’s A Pilgrimage through Global Aquatic Sciences -- Santiago de Compostela, Spain – Contact: http://www.aslo.org/meetings/santiago2005/index.html
20-23 June, 2005, Thirteenth Symposium European Weed Research Society – Bari, Italy – Contact: http://www.ewrs-symposium.com
28-29 June, 2005. NAPPO Grapevine Panel meeting -- Mexico City, Mexico – Contact: http://www.nappo.org/
11-15 July, 2005 CBD Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group meeting on Marine and Coastal BiodiversityMontreal, Canada – Contact: http://www.biodiv.org/default.aspx
12-13 July, 2005 – NAPPO Fruit Panel Meeting – Quebec City, Canada – Contact: http://www.nappo.org/
12-14, July, 2005, Second International Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Symposium – Madison, Wisconsin – Contact: http://cwd-infor.org
15-19, July, 2005, 19th Annual Meeting of the Society for Conservation Biology – Brazilia, Brazil - -Invasive species is on the agenda for presentations. Contacts: http://www.scb2005.unb.br/registration.htm
16-20 July, 2005 -- 28th World Veterinary Congress. Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. Contact: wvc2005@avma.org
18-22 July, 2005 – Fifty-third session of the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee – London, UK, Contact: http://www.imo.org/index.htm
25-27 July, 2005 -- Combating Bioterrorism: The Organizational Response -- Cambridge, MA, Massachusetts Institute of Technology -- Contact: Sandy Weiner slweiner@mit.edu Website: http://professional.mit.edu/ApplicationFiles/web/WebFrame.cfm?web_id=382
25-29 July, 2005 -- CBD AD Hoc Technical Expert Group on the review of implementation of the Programme of Work on Forest Biodiversity – Bonn, Germany – Contact: http://www.biodiv.org/default.aspx
7-11 August, 2005, U.S. National Plant Board 2005 Annual Meeting – Biloxi, Mississippi – Contact: http://www.aphis.usda.gov/npb/
10-12 August, 2005 – Workshop on Molluscan Shellfish Safety: Integration of Science and Policy for Vibrios and Viruses – Point Clear, Alabama – Contact: http://www.masgc.org/issc_icmss
19-20 August, 2005, Symposium of Diagnosis of Bee Diseases – Dublin, Ireland – Contact: wolfgang.ritter@cvuafr.bwl.de
21-24 August, 2005, International Agricultural/Environmental Conference – Hilo,Hawaii – Contact: http://www.dce.ksu.edu/dce/cong/ag&environment/
22-25 August, 2005, First International Conference on Health and Biodiversity --
Galway, Ireland – Contact: www.cohab2005.com
22-25 August, 2005, 14th World Veterinary Poultry Congress – Istanbul, Turkey – Contact: http://www.wvpc2005.org/
23-26 August, 2005 – Fourth International marine Bioinvasions Conference – Wellington, New Zealand – Contact: Marnie Campbell, marnie.campbell@maf.govt.nz
29-31 August, 2005 – International Conference on Biological and Pro-Ecological Methods for Control of Diseases, Pests, and Weeds in Orchards and Small Fruit Plantations – Warsaw, Poland – Contact:http://www.pomocentre.insad.pl.
29 August to 2 September, 2005 IPPC 17th Technical Consultation among Regional Plant Protection Organizations – Sao Paulo. Brazil – Contact: http://www.ippc.int/IPP/En/default.htm
5-8 September, 2005, 5th European Vertebrate Pest Management Conference – Budapest, Hungery -- Contact: www.5evpmc.com
5-12 September, 2005, Ecology and Management of Alien Plant Invasions (EMAPI) 8th annual meeting – Katowice, Poland. EMAPI is ran by a steering committee currently made up of individuals from the USA, Great Britain, Czech Republic, Germany and Italy. Contact: http//www.empi.us.edu.pl/invite_ok.php
12-16 September, 2005, Second International Symposium on Biological Control of Arthropods – Delemont, Switzerland – Contact: http://www.cabi-bioscience.ch/ISBCA-DAVOS-2005/

18-22 September 2005 -- APEC Workshop to Address Invasive Alien Species – Beijing, China -- Contact Point: Jeff Fisher fisherjp@state.gov
18-22 September, 2005, 8th Conference of the OIE Regional Commission for Middle East. Manama, Bahrain Contact: http://www.oie.int/eng/en_index.htm
27 September – 1 October, 2005 Invasion of Alien Species in Holarctic (BOROK-2) – Borok, Yaroslavl province, Russia – Contact: www.sevin.ru/borok-2 or www.ibiw.ru/conferences/Borok-2 (please note that I was not able to reach either of these websites on December 28, 2004).
29-30 September, National Congress of Parasitology with International Participation: Parasites and Parasitoses in Humans, Animals, Plants and the Environment -- Brasov/Poiana Brasov, Romania – Contact:
Prof. Gh. Oteanu dsvbv@rdslink.ro
2-7 October, 2005, Seventh International Symposium on Aphids – Fremantle, Australia – Contact: http://www.aphidsymposium.org
3-5 October, 2005, New Diagnostic Technology: Applications in Animal Health & Biologics Controls, Applications in disease surveillance, molecular epidemiology and quality control tests of vaccines – Saint-Malo, France – Contact: http://www.oie.int/eng/en_index.htm
17-21 October, 2005 – NAPPO Annual Meeting – Puerto Vallarta, Mexico – Contact: http://www.nappo.org/

17 October, 2005 – NAPPO Phytosanitary Alert System Panel Meeting – Puerto Vallarta, Mexico – Contact: http://www.nappo.org/
23-27 October, 2005 – The First international Marine Protected Areas Congress

Geelong, Australia -- This global conference will address the World Commission on Protected Areas’ Marine goal and primary themes, and will progress discussion on their widespread adoption and implementation consistent with resolutions relevant to marine protected areas arising from the Durban World Parks Congress. Contact: http://www.impacongress.org/


24-27 October, 2005 IPPC International Plant Health Risk Analysis Workshop – Niagara Falls, Canada – Contact: http://www.ippc.int/IPP/En/default.htm
24-28 October, 2005, Second International Conference on Mites in Crops – Montpellier, France – Contact: http://www.afpp.net
24-28 October, 2005, International Conference on Lepidopterous Cereal Stem and COB Borers in Africa – Nairobi, Kenya – Contact: http://www.icipe.org/iclcba/
26-27 October, 2005, Seventh International Conference on Pests in Agriculture – Montpellier, France – Contact: http://www.afpp.net
31 October to 4 November, 2005, IPPC Standards Committee Working Group meeting -- Rome, Italy – Contact: http://www.ippc.int/IPP/En/default.htm

7-8 November, 2005, The Biology of Vibrios: Biodiveristy, Genomics, Disease/Epidemiology, Ecology, and Applications (Aquacuture) -- Ghent University, (Belgium) Contact: Peter Dawyndt Peter.Dawyndt@UGent.be

7-11 November, 2005, IPPC Standards Committee meeting – Rome, Italy – Contact: http://www.ippc.int/IPP/En/default.htm
7-11, November, 2005, 20th Asian-Pacific Weed Science Society Conference – Ho Chi Min City, Vietnam – Contact: DuongVanChin@hcm.vnn.vn
28 November to 2 December, 2005, CBD --Eleventh meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice – Montreal, Canada – Contact: http://www.biodiv.org/default.aspx
5-9 December, 2005, IPPC Technical Panel to develop diagnostic protocols for specific pests – Penang, Malaysia – Contact: http://www.ippc.int/IPP/En/default.htm
8-12 January, 2006 Ecological Society of American’s international conference on “Ecology in an Era of Globalization: Challenges and Opportunities for Environmental Scientists in the Americas”. Merida, Yucatan, Mexico. Three sub-themes of which invasive species is one. Contact: http://www.esa.org/mexico
22-26 January 2006, Congress of the World Equine Veterinary Association -- Marrakech, Morocco – Contact: http://www.weva2006.ma
13-16 February, 2006, World Aquaculture Society, Aquaculture America ’06 – Las Vegas, Nevada – Contact: http://www.was.org/main/Default.asp

25-30 March, 2006 International Veterinary Vaccine and Diagnostic Conference – Oslo, Norway – Contact: http://www.oie.int/eng/en_index.htm
19-25 June, 2006 Latin American Botanical Congress (Invasive Species will be a major focus), Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Contact: Brian Boom, The New York Botanical Garden E-mail bboom@nybg.org
30 July to 5 August, 2006 – XV International Congress of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects – Sections of invasive social insects eg. ants, wasps etc. -- Washington DC – Contact: www.iussi.org/IUSSI2006.html
10-15 September, 2006, Seventh International Symposium on Fruit Flies of Economic Importance and 6th meeting of the Working Group on Fruit Flies on the Western Hemisphere – Salvador, Brazil – Contact: http://www.fruitfly.com.br
17-21 September, 2007, 9th International Conference on the Ecology and Management of Alien Plant Invasions (EMAPi9) – Contact: www.congresswest.com.au/emapi9/
15-18 October, 2007, Sixteenth International Plant Protection Congress – Glasgow, UK – Contact: http://www.bcpc.org

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