Winter Update – Upcoming Meetings and Conferences

Jennifer Otani
Week 20

Upcoming Meetings and Conferences – The following agricultural insect pest-related meetings and conferences will be held – be sure to re-confirm dates and details as events are finalized:

• September 28-30, 2017:  The Entomological Society of Alberta Annual Meeting will be held at Crowsnest Pass AB and information is available at: 

• October 22-25, 2017:  The Entomological Society of Canada-Entomological Society of Manitoba 2017 Joint Annual Meeting will be held at Winnipeg MB and information is available at:

• October 25-27, 2017:  The Western Forum on Pest Management will be held at the Fairmont in Winnipeg MB and information is available at:  

• November 5-8, 2017:  The Entomological Society of America meets at Denver CO and information is available at:

• November 7-8, 2017:  The Pulse and Soybean Agronomy Workshop will be held at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon SK.  More information is available on their website and view the agenda or register online.

• TBA:  Refer to the Entomological Society of Saskatchewan’s website for upcoming events.  Information will be posted at: 

• November 20-23, 2017:  The Canadian Weed Science Society meets at Saskatoon SK and more information is available at 

• December 5-7, 2017:  The Canola Meeting & Canola Innovation Day, and the Canola Discovery Forum have united to create the first ever CanolaWeek in Saskatoon SK and more information is available at

• January 9-10, 2018:  Agronomy Update 2018 will be held in Red Deer AB at the Sheraton Hotel so watch for information to be posted at

• January 9-10, 2018:  CropSphere Agricultural Conference will be held at TCU Place in Saskatoon SK during Crop Production Week.  More information is available at:   with registration opening Nov 1st!

• January 16-18, 2018: The Manitoba Ag Days show will be held at the Keystone Centre in Brandon MB. More information will be available at:

• January 16-19, 2018:  The Association of Alberta Agricultural Fieldmen will hold the 2018 Provincial ASB Conference in Grande Prairie AB. More information will be available at  or use links provided by Alberta Agriculture & Forestry.

• January 30-February 1, 2018:  FarmTech 2018 will be held in Edmonton AB and information is available at  with registration typically opening early in November.

• March 19-22, 2018:  The 9th International IPM Symposium will be held in Baltimore MA and information is available at

• November 11-14, 2018:  The  Joint meeting of the Entomological Society of Canada and Entomological Society of America meets in Vancouver BC and more information will be available at