VIII th EMCA Conference in Montenegro

VIII th EMCA Conference in Montenegro

VIII th EMCA Conference in Montenegro

Dear EMCA member,

On behalf of our president Spiros Mourelatos we wish to invite you to our the VIII th EMCA conference which will take place in Bečići near Budva, Montenegro on the Adriatic coast from 12 to 16 of March 2017. You can find the final programme and  details about the conference here.

Information in brief:

A central thematic of this conference will be mosquito borne diseases and the control of mosquito vectors in the Balkans. See below the detailed session list:

  1. Mosquitoes in a changing environment
  2. Mosquito borne diseases and their control in the Balkans
  3. Mosquito vectors and mosquito-borne diseases: surveillance and control
  4. Mosquito control application technologies
  5. New mosquito control strategies and tools
  6. Mosquito control in urban environment
  7. Flood water mosquitoes
  8. Insecticides and protection of public health
  9. Surveillance and monitoring: sampling techniques and tools
  10. Blackflies and other insects' control
  11. Personal protection against mosquitoes
  12. Citizen science as a contribution to mosquito surveillance

Submission of abstracts:

New deadline: 31 January 2017
You can find abstract submission guidelines and the submission form here.


For registration you can find the registration form and instructions here.
For early registration payment has to be done by 15  January 2017.

Early registration

  • EMCA members in good standing  € 280 
  • Student members and all students from the Balkans  € 200

Late registration

  • EMCA members in good standing € 320
  • Student members and all students from the Balkans € 240
  • Students non-members € 260
  • Non-members € 350
  • Accompanying person € 140*

The registration fees include admission to the sessions, delegate’s bag with abstract book as well as welcome cocktail, lunches, Gala dinner and excursion to Kotor. 
*please see specifications in the registration form.


For accommodation you can find the accomodation form and instructions here.
There are special accommodation fees for conference participants at the Mediteran Hotel (breakfast included):

  • Single room/night: € 42
  • Double room/person/night:  35
  • Overnight tax: € 1,50/per person/per day


We will be happy to see you in Bečići, Montenegro.

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