Valedictory speech

Farewell address Prof. dr. ir. A. van Huis: The global impact of insects

Prof. dr ir. A. van Huis, Professor of Tropical Entomology, will give his farewell address, entitled The global impact of insects on Thursday 20 november 2014 at 16.00 hours at the University Auditorium.

Organised by Wageningen University, Laboratory of Entomology

Thu 20 November 2014 13:30 to 18:00

Venue Auditorium, building number 362
Generaal Foulkesweg 1
6703 BG Wageningen

Programme symposium

  • 13.30 ‘A bug’s life’ – Prof. dr Marcel Dicke (chair Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University)
  • 13:45 ‘Global Integrated Pest Management - progress and regress’ – Dr Kees Eveleens (IPM expert)
  • 14:15 ‘Why eat insects?’ – Dennis Oonincx (PhD student Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University)
  • 14:30 ‘Insects for food, feed and health: a global perspective’ – Dr Paul Vantomme (Senior Forest Officer, FAO
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  • 15:00 ‘The Convergence of Sciences Programme, an inclusive research approach. Impact on the cosified and on the cosifiers’ – Dr Dominique Hounkonnou (member of the Programme Management Committee of the Convergence of Sciences programme in West Africa)
  • 15.30 Coffee/tea break
  • 16.00 ‘The global impact of insects’ – Farewell address Prof. dr ir. Arnold van Huis