10th European Bat Research Symposium, August 21-26, 2005
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Provisional Programme.

Sunday 21st August          

1500    Registration desk open

1900    Welcoming Reception on Concourse, NUI Galway.

Monday 22nd August        

0800    Registration desk open.

0900    Welcome to delegates and Official Opening.

0930    Keynote Address:  Professor Thomas Kunz.

Advanced Imaging and Information Technology for Assessing the Ecological and Economic Impacts of Brazilian Free-tailed Bats on Agriecosystems.

1005    Oral Presentations.

1235    Lunch in College Restaurant.

1400    Oral Presentations.

2000    Working Group Meetings of EUROBATS.  Workshops; Batwalks.

Tuesday 23rd August          

0800    Registration desk open.

0900    Keynote Address: Professor Jiri Gaisler

The importance of Long-term Monitoring of Bat Populations.

0935    Oral Presentations.

1245    Lunch (lunch in college restaurant must be pre-booked @ 16 euro).

1415    Oral Presentations.

1630    I.U.C.N. Chiroptera Specialist Group Open Meeting. Problems in Bat Conservation.

1930    Poster Reception on Concourse.

Wednesday 24th August        

0800    Registration desk open

0900    Keynote Address: Professor Paul Racey

The Role of Karst in the Conservation of Bat Biodiversity.

1000    Excursion to the Burren, Co Clare.

1300    Lunch at Cassidy's, Carron.

1700    Return to Galway.

1930    Bar-B-Q in College Bar.  Whiskey tasting experience.

Thursday 25th August.      

0800    Registration desk open

0900    Keynote Address: Dr Emma Teeling.

Using Genetics in the Study of Bats.

0930    Keynote Address: Professor Gareth Jones

Genetic analysis of Bat Populations.

1000    Oral Presentations

1245    Lunch (lunch in college restaurant must be pre-booked @ 16 euro)

1415    Keynote Address: Professor Wieslaw Bogdanowicz.

Ancient DNA : Lessons from the Past.

1445    Oral Presentations.

2000    Symposium Banquet. (Must be booked in advance @ 40 euros). Ceili Mor with traditional Irish music and dancing by Noirin agus a Chairde.

Friday 26th August.               

0900    Registration desk open.

0930    Oral Presentations.

1200    Business Meeting. XIth EBRS 2008 venue.

Closing Remarks and Conclusion.