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(Inter)national symposia/Workshops


NVKD workshop, 14-15 May 2019 

NVKD workshop, 14-15 May 2019 On 14 and 15 May 2019.


Bart Van de Vijver will organize a two-day workshop at the Botanic Garden Meise in which the following two topics will be discussed. Staurosira-Staurosirella-Pseudostaurosira: addition of many new species, some with Staurosirella pinnata, some with Pseudostaurosira trainorii.


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Central European Diatom Meeting (CEDiatomM): Luxemburg March 26th to 27th 2019

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the 12th Central European Diatom Meeting, March 26-27, 2019.
The meeting will be organized by the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) in Belvaux, Luxembourg.

North American Diatom Symposium 2019

July 31 - August 4, 2019

Plenary speaker: Dr. Benoit Schoefs, Diatom Physiologist, Le Mans University, France

NVKD Study Event 2019 including diatom-workshop


The NVKD study days will take place in Meise on 3-5 October


Program Thursday,

October 3 ........ Taxonomic Workshop Friday,

October 4 ........ Reading day Saturday,

October 5 ........ Excursion Taxonomic Workshop


The diatoms workshop is again organized by Bart van de Vijver. The subject of the workshop is the complex around Fragilaria capucina

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