The 8th World Congress of Herpetology in August 2016
The next World Congress of Herpetology will be held in Hangzhou, China. It will take place on August 15-21, 2016.
For details on the WCH8, please visit the website of the local organizing committee:
Bids to host the 9th World Congress of Herpetology in 2020 are now open. Please refer to the PDF for details.
Call for Symposia EXTENDED to 30 September 2015
Dear friends and colleagues,
On behalf of the of the WCH8 Scientific (Program) Committee, I am pleased to invite all herpetologists and herpetology organisations around the world to submit proposals for Symposia to be held at the next WCH 8 in China 15-21 Aug 2016. Please submit your proposal via email no later than 30 September 2015 to the following addresses: *xiangji150[at]hotmail.com / jixiang[at]njnu.edu.cn (Professor Xiang Ji, Nanjing Normal University) njlihong[at]outlook.com / njlihong[at]163.com (Dr. Hong Li, Nanjing Normal University).
The proposal should include:
1) The title of the proposed symposium
2) Names of the organizers and their affiliations
3) A brief description of the theme
4) A tentative list of speakers
Cheers,*Jean-Marc *Hero and * Xiang *Ji