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Get the Best of Pests – Webinar

December 9, 2015 @ 7:45 am - 10:00 am

EVENT DETAILS

DATE:  Wednesday, December 9, 1515

TIME:  7:45 AM – 10:00 AM (EDT, U.S.A.) Webinars are 2 hours

LOCATION: On-line

 

TITLE:  Chemical Communication in Ants and Potential Uses in Control: The Fire Ant Example and Biology and Management of Common Pest Ants

 

PRESENTERS:  Dr. Robert Vander Meer (Bob), research scientist and Research Leader of the Imported Fire Ant and Household Insects unit at the USDA-Agricultural Research Service’s Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology in Gainesville, FL; and Dr. Chow Yan Lee, Professor of Urban Entomology in the School of Biological Sciences at the Universiti Sains Malaysia, in Penang, Malaysia.


REGISTRATION INFORMATION AND PROCEDURES

 

Registration Cost:

1-10 participants – $10 per person

11-20 participants – $7.50 per person

21 and more participants – $5 per person

 

Registration Closes: December 4, 2015 at Midnight

 

STATE(S) CREDIT:

GA: 2 HPC;  FL: 2 LS/2 CGHPC; SC: 2 Cat 7A; NC: 2 P Phase;  TN 2 PT. C7, C8, C10. C12;  NJ: 4 Units in 7A; Labrador/NF: 2 Pest Management credits; British Columbia: 2 Pest Management; Nova Scotia: 2pts. ALAttention Alabama License Holders: Operators holding a WDO/WDS license must have taken the February 18 webinar (termites) and must take any one of the remaining 5 webinars to obtain a maximum of 10 points; operators holding a HPC/HPB license will receive 10 points for every pair of webinars attended (30 points if all 6 webinars are taken).

 

SESSION DESCRIPTIONS:

Chemical Communication in Ants and Potential Uses in Control: The Fire Ant Example with Dr. Robert Vander Meer (Bob), a world class expert on ant communication. His presentation will highlight chemical communication in ants.

 

Biology and Management of Common Pest Ants with Dr. Chow Yang Lee, an authority on the biology and management of pest ants, termites, and German cockroaches. In his webinar he will talk about principles of ant baiting.

 

If you are licensed in one or more of the following states / Provinces listed in this registration form, you will receive credit if you register and attend the entire 2 hour webinar. Please select the states(s)/Provinces(s) to which you would like us to report your participation. For each sate or province where you want CEU/CCU Credit, enter your regulatory agency-provided license number.  Within two weeks of the webinar, certification of your attendance will be provided to the regulatory agency.


PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS

Full and active participation in this session is encouraged.

Attendance time IS verified by online reports.

I may be requested, by name, to respond to a question during the session.

If i am participating in a group setting on one computer, I may be required by email to verify participation of others at the location for auditing purposes.

To receive the two (2) hours credit, each person must register, pay, and attend both sessions.

Speakers, (either internal or plug in) or earphones are required. A microphone is recommended.

To assure ability to comply with the requirements, participation in the pre-workshop “Getting Ready for an Event” and the “Drop-in test” is strongly recommended. Details to follow by email.


“Fraud Statement” and CEU Credit Statement

 

“I am aware that I may be subject to penalties if I have made any misrepresentation of facts knowing that such statement is false for the purpose of defrauding or deceiving for the benefit of myself or anyone else. I am aware also that this voluntary agreement may make me subject to a penalty under the provisions of each state’s Pest Control Act, including license, certification, and or registration suspension, cancellation, or revocation.” “I understand there is no partial credit for this event and that I must attend the full session (minimum of 55 minutes per 1-hour period) to receive CEU credit.”

Details

Date:
December 9, 2015
Time:
7:45 am - 10:00 am
Website:
https://estore.uga.edu/C27063_ustores/web/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCTID=4700