ICN 2020

3 to 8 May 2020, Conference Centre of Antibes Juan-les-Pins, France

Bandeau - ICN 2020

Monday 4 May 2020

07:30-08:30

Congress registration

08:30-09:00

AuditoriumOpening Ceremony

Local committee rep (Dr. Pierre Abad), IFSN rep (Dr. Larry Duncan)

Plenary Sessions
09:00-09:30

AuditoriumPlenary I

  • Microgravity effect on entomopathogenic nematodes' ability to find and kill insects
09:30-10:00

AuditoriumPlenary II

  • Plant Root-knot Nematode Interaction: a sophisticated dialogue
10:00-10:30

Coffee break - Visit of exhibition

Parallel Sessions
10:30-12:30

AuditoriumOral session I

Plant resistance and nematode virulence


10:30-12:30

Room 1Oral session II

Soil suppressiveness and nematode control using cover crops


10:30-12:30

Room 2Oral session III

Ecology of free living nematodes


10:30-12:30

Room 3Oral session IV

EPN ecology and biology

12:30-14:00

Lunch - Visit of exhibition

Parallel Sessions
14:00-16:00

AuditoriumOral session V

Plant resistance and nematode virulence (continued)


14:00-16:00

Room 1Oral session VI

Phylogenetics/Phylogenomics: the latest updates on the phylogeny of the Phylum Nematoda


14:00-16:00

Room 2Oral session VII

Biodiversity of aquatic nematodes


14:00-16:00

Room 3Oral session VIII

Management of nematodes in tropical conditions

16:00-16:30

Coffee break - Visit of exhibition

16:30-18:00

Poster Session I

Parallel Sessions
16:30-18:00

AuditoriumWorkshop I

Expanding indicator qualities of nematodes to identify sustainable soil health


16:30-18:00

Room 1Workshop II

Aphelenchoides: emerging challenges in major crops


16:30-18:00

Room 2Workshop III

Advances and challenges in CRISPR-mediated technologies in parasitic and free-living nematodes


16:30-18:00

Room 3Workshop IV

DNA barcoding of nematodes

18:00-19:00

Executive Meetings of different societies