Our business meetings are annually and in conjunction with the meetings of the Entomological Society of America and also at our quadrennial international conferences.

Next meeting:

Registration is now open for the 9th ISH Congress that will take place in Matsuyama 23-27 July 2018

You can register and pay via this link:

(NB: the cost of the post Congress field trips are currently being finalised)

Some information on the Congress is already available on the Local Committee website (

Past International Conferences

  • Vancouver, Canada, July 6-7, 1988.
  • Sheffield, U.K., August 11-17, 1991.
Sheffield Conference Attendees
  • Davis, California, August 13-16, 1995.
  • Canberra, Australia, January 6-11, 1999.
  • Beijing, P. R. China, July 22-26, 2002.
  • Sun City, South Africa, June 22-26, 2006.
  • Kőszeg, Hungary, June 20-26, 2010.
  • Cusco, Peru, July 20-25, 2014.