Organized by:
 The International Orthopterists' Society
 China Agricultural University (CAU)
 Yunnan Academy of Agricultural Sciences

 Co-organized by:
 Yunnan University
 Yunnan Provincial Society of
 Microbiology (YSM)
 Yunnan Provincial Society of
 Entomology (YSE)

Best Poster and Oral Presentation Awards


The purpose of the Best Poster and Presentation Award is to encourage students and young scientists ( who received their Ph D not longer than four years time) to display outstanding presentations and posters during the ICO2013. These awards are intended to reward the presenters for the extra effort it takes to prepare a hallmark presentation.
Students and young scientists (who received their PhD not longer than four years time)

The award panel will consist of three Orthopterists’ Society members with international expertise on different aspects of Orthopterology.
The criteria for the Best Oral Presentation and Poster Award are:
- Clarity of submitted abstract
- Significant contribution to the study of Orthoptera fauna
- Importance of the work
- Novelty of the work
- Design of the poster and of the oral presentation

* Poster and oral presentation must have been exhibited and given during the poster, and given during the symposia and/or oral sessions at the ICO2013.

The award consists of
-an amount of 500USDfor first class (for one person), 200USD for the second class (for two persons).
-a certificate.
-an inscribed plaque.

The award will be presented during the Closing Ceremony of the Congress