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AES Members' Day and AGM 2008


26 April 2008 11:30 - 15:30

Location: Natural History Museum, Kensington, London, UK

Event description

There will be five talks during the day and a 20 minute AGM. If you are interested in joining the AES council then you can stand at the AGM.

The five planned talks are:

  1. Rachel McLeod: 'The social life of Cocky, the male cockroach'
  2. Dr Paul Eggleton, Natural History Museum, London: 'Are termites really cockroaches? (Or, taxonomy and the future of the world). '
  3. Zoe Randle, Butterfly Conservation: 'What butterflies and moths are telling us about the future of the world.'
  4. Darren Mann, Oxford University Museum of Natural History: 'Museums and the future of the world'.
  5. Professor Mike Majerus, Cambridge University: Inaugural Tesch Lecture & AES Presidential Address: Natural history and the future of the world.

There will be two behind-the-scenes tours:

  1. The Diversity of Beetles and the NHM Collections - with Max Barclay
  2. Neotropical Rainbow Scarab Beetles: Taxonomy, distribution and biology - with Conrad Gillett

Further information on the day, including a full agenda and floor plan, is available in our members' only area.

Organisation details

This event was organised by the AES.
For further information please refer to the printed publications you have received (if you are a member) or contact us.

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