With great satisfaction, the Entomological Society of Brazil (SEB) and Embrapa Coastal Tablelands present you the XXVI Brazilian Congress of Entomology (XXVI CBE) / IX Latin American Congress of Entomology (IX CLE), which will take place at the Ruth Cardoso Cultural and Exhibition Center, in Maceió, Alagoas, Brazil, from March 13rd to 17th, 2016. These two Events, which are the main discussion forums on Entomology throughout Latin America, are now together for the second time in history. With this integration, we aim to provide a unique opportunity for interaction, discussion, and exchange of knowledge and experience between all entomologists from Latin America, as well as the participants from the various parts of the world.
The Ruth Cardoso Cultural and Exhibition Center has spacious and modern facilities, providing congressmen and exhibitors the entire infrastructure and comfort needed to enjoy our broad scientific program, which will consist of symposia, round tables, lectures, oral and poster presentations, photo contest, Entomoquiz, and more. The city of Maceió, with its beautiful beaches of warm waters, lush natural landscapes and rich cuisine, will make your participation in the Event an unforgettable experience.
We invite you to attend and enjoy this important scientific meeting. In March 2016, Maceió waits for you!
Elio Cesar Guzzo
Researcher of Embrapa Coastal Tablelands
Chair of the XXVI CBE / IX CLE