The Eighth International Conference on the Biology of Butterflies will be held on 11–14 June 2018 at the National Centre for Biological Sciences in Bangalore, India. The themed symposia have 45-minute plenary talks, followed by symposia talks of 15 minutes each. The talk schedule for 11 June is as follows, also check daily schedule for 12 June, 13 June and 14 June, or the daily schedule at a glance.

TIME


MONDAY, 11 JUNE 2018 (Dasheri)


8:00–8:45 Registration
8:45–9:00 Welcome
  Symposium:
Interacting Butterflies: From Genes to Communities.
Organisers:
Robert Tropek and Marianne Espeland
9:00–9:45 Plenary talk: Naomi Pierce
9:45–10:00
10:00–10:15
10:15–10:30
10:30–10:45
10:45–11:00

Janz
Forister
Wheat
Tropek
Sahoo


11–11:20



Tea


11:20–11:35
11:35–11:50
11:50–12:05
12:05–12:20
12:20–12:35

Phalnikar
Lohman
Agashe
Espeland

12:35–14:00



Lunch, and My Post counter for printing and cancellation of special, customized butterfly stamps


  Symposium: Impact of Weather Trends
and Extremes on Long-term Population Dynamics.
Organisers:
Jens Roland and Steve Matter
14:00–14:45 Plenary talk: Marjo Saastamoinen
14:45–15:00
15:00–15:15
15:15–15:30
15:30–15:45
15:45–16:00

Fordyce
Henry
Roland
Matter
Srygley


16:00–16:20



Tea


16:20–16:35
16:35–16:50
16:50–17:05
Davis
Nielsen
Bonebrake
17:15–18:30

A butterfly-themed philately exhibition

18:45 Dinner: 1st floor lawn

 

The talk schedule for 11 June is as above, also check daily schedule for 12 June, 13 June and 14 June, or the daily schedule at a glance.