The paper titled “Bathyal feasting: post-spawning squid as a source of carbon for deep-sea benthic communities” by Henk-Jan Hoving S. L. Bush, S. H. D. Haddock and B. H. Robison. 2017, has been awarded the CIAC 2018 Best Paper Award! Congratulations to Henk-Jan and his team for an insightful manuscript.
Full citation: Hoving HJT, Bush SL, Haddock SHD, Robison BH. 2017 Bathyal feasting: post-spawning squid as a source of carbon for deep-sea benthic communities. Proc. R. Soc. B 284: 20172096. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.2096
The program for 2018 Cephalopod International Advisory Council Conference is now available. Click here or get it from the CIAC 2018 website!
Keep your eyes peeled for the forthcoming Book of Abstracts!
A reminder of a couple of important dates as you plan for the conference in November!
Friday, July 6: Earl bird registration deadline
Saturday, September 1: Final registration deadline
Pre-Conference workshop registration: Wednesday, August 1
Visit the CIAC conference website to register for workshops, conference, and field trips! Also, under the “travel” tab is where you can find the link to book your stay at one of the two conference hotels, the Bayfront Hilton and the Hampton Inn and Suites (student housing).
Looking forward to seeing everyone in November!
-Heather and the CIAC conference planning team
Volume 808 (1) of Hydrobiologia, which contains the Special Themed Section Advances in Cephalopod Ecology and Life Cycles with selected papers from CIAC 2015, was just published!
You can find it using the following link: https://link.springer.com/journal/10750/808/1/page/1
Registration has opened for the 2018 CIAC Conference! You can register for workshops, field trips and the conference via links within the website: www.ciac2018.com
You can also link to the conference hotels for reserving rooms under our group block. The Hilton Bayfront is for researchers and the Hampton Inn and Suites is for our student researcher accommodations.
Abstract submission has also opened and will be open until March 15th!
The conference website for the CIAC 2018 meeting in St. Petersburg, FL is live and can be found here: https://www.ciac2018.com/. Registration will open on January 8th! Costs and further details can be found on the site. Workshop descriptions, travel info, and field trips are already outlined on the page, so go check those out, but also keep an eye on the page for further conference news and updates!
Videos of presentations made at the 2017 CephsInAction/CIAC joint meeting in Heraklion, Greece have been uploaded, thanks to work by Fedor Lischenko and colleagues, to the Curious CEPH YouTube channel. So please head over there and check out all of the amazing and cutting edge discussions of cephalopod science on display!