[Coral-List] 8th International Conference on Coelenterate Biology: Newsletter

Oren Levy Oren.Levy at biu.ac.il
Sun Jun 23 10:42:44 EDT 2013

Dear Coral-List,

8th International Conference on Coelenterate Biology: (1-5 December 2013, Eilat Israel)


Please Meet our Keynote Speakers

Prof. Thomas Bosch, University of Keil, Germany:
“The Hydra Holobiont “

Prof. Zvi Dubinsky, Bar-Ilan University, Israel:
“Coral photobiology: New light on old views”

Prof. Daphne Fautin, University of Kansas, USA:
“Biogeography and taxonomy of sea anemones: some lessons from big data”

Prof. Amatzia Genin, The Inter University Institute for Marine Sciences, Israel:
“Diverse coral reefs in Eilat: the outcome of a unique geologic and oceanographic setting”

Dr. Tamar Lotan, Haifa University, Israel:
"Leveraging nematocysts as nano-injectors for drug delivery"

Prof. Yossi Loya, Tel Aviv University, Israel:
“The coral reefs of Eilat: A historical perspective”

Prof. Giovanni Santangelo, University of Pisa, Italy:
“Conservation and management of precious octocorals; what Demography tells us”

Prof. Virginia Weis, Oregon State University, USA:
“The key role of innate immunity in the regulation of cnidarian-dinoflagellate symbioses”

Publication options for ICCB8 participants

We are pleased to announce that participants at the 8th International Conference on Coelenterate Biology are invited to submit full papers to the journal ZOOLOGY or HYDROBIOLOGIA.
This will include topical reviews - each reflecting a session to be held at the ICCB8 and co-authored by the contributing speakers and regular pear reviewed articles.
Manuscripts should be submitted no later than 31 March 2014.

Thank you,

Oren Levy

Oren Levy, PhD
The Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences
Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900
Phone +972 3 5318030
Fax +972 3 7384058
Mobile + 972 50 4082825
Website http://biolog-e.ls.biu.ac.il/OrenLevy/

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