UIDP / NSF to host CAMTech informational webinar July 25, 2018

July 9, 2018
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This webinar provides a concise overview of CAMTech's operation, funding, intellectual property, project selection and management.  As a National Science Foundation and industry funded research center, CAMTech functions to bridge the gap between industry needs and federal and academic research for arthropod and nematode management. Operating through multiple university nodes located at Iowa State University, the University of Florida and the University of Kentucky and in its 6th year of operation, CAMTech currently partners with 11 companies to accomplish its mission. 

Presenters

 

 

Bryony Bonning, CAMTech Director, is a Professor and Eminent Scholar in the Department of Entomology and Nematology at the University of Florida. Her research goal is to develop novel, environmentally benign alternatives to chemicial insecticides for insect pest management, with a particular emphasis on insect-pathogen interactions.

 

 

Subba Reddy Palli, CAMTech Site Director, is a Professor and Department Chair for the University of Kentucky Department of Entomology. The primary focus of his research is the molecular analysis of growth, development, reproduction and xenobiotic response in insect pests and disease vectors with a goal to utilize this information for control of these pests.

 

Who Should Participate?

Representatives from

· Company and National Laboratories

· Government Officials who support research in this area

· Any company or non-profit organization seeking to resolve issues in insect / arthropod or nematode management

· Other interested parties

 

Participation is free and you can register here.

 

Additional Information

CAMTech: Bryony Bonning at bbonning@ufl.edu or S. Reddy Palli at rpalli@uky.edu

Webinar: UIDP at info@uidp.net

UIDP webpage

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