Plenary TalkPlenary TalkPlenary Talk
10h00 - 10h20
10h20 - 10h40
10h40 - 11h00
TalkTalkTalkCoffee break and poster presentation
11h00 - 11h30
Coffee break and poster presentationCoffee break and poster presentationCoffee break and poster presentationCitizen science activities
11h30 - 11h50
TalkTalkTalkCitizen science activities
11h50 - 12h10
TalkTalkTalkCitizen science activities
12h10 - 12h30
TalkTalkTalkCitizen science activities
12h30 - 12h50
TalkTalkTalkCitizen science activities
13h00 - 14h30
14h30 - 16h30
WorkshopWorkshopFree time
16h30 - 17h00
Coffee break and poster presentationCoffee break and poster presentationMonastery visit (from 15:30)
17h00 - 19h30Registration and reception coffeeWorkshopWorkshopFree time + monastery visit
19h30 - 20h00Opening talkFree timeFree timeFree time + monastery visit

Tuesday 12th
9:30-10:10Three generations in earthworm systematics: Homage to the work of the Pop family in the systematics of Lumbricidae -
Csaba Csuzdi
10:10-11:00Microdriles first: The basal branches of the clitellate tree
Rüdiger M. Schmelz
11:00-11:30Coffee break + Poster presentation
11:30-11:50On the Haplotaxidae Michaelsen, 1900 (Annelida, Clitellata)
Patrick Martin
11:50-12:10Earthworm diversity hotspot in French Guiana
Thibaud Decaëns
12:10-12:30Earthworm taxonomy, biodiversity and ecology in Brazil: An update since IOTM7 (2016)
George Brown
12:30-12:50Ovary organization and ultrastructure of Lumbricidae earthworms
Dominika Raś

Wednesday 13th
9:15-10:00New functional groups for earthworms based on their behavior
Yvan Capowiez
10:00-10:45Exploring Edaphobase 2.0: A robust soil biodiversity data warehouse and its benefits
Davorka Hackenberger Kutuzović
10:45-11:0050 years after Bouché's earthworm sampling in France: Who wins? Who loses?
Sylvain Gérard
11:00-11:30Coffee break + Poster presentation
11:30-11:50Presence of soil fauna in post-mining and post-fire sites overgrown with various tree species
Agnieszka Józefowska
11:50-12:10History, ecological impacts, and adaptation of an introduced soil dweller in the changing climate of Ireland
Damhnait McHugh
12:10-12:30When, why and how to become a giant? Evolutionary drivers, molecular mechanisms and ecological impact of large sized Scherotheca, Octodrilus and Hormogastridae
Daniel Fernández Marchán
12:30-12:50Taxonomy, morphological variations, and phenology of a group of large-bodied epiendogeic earthworms endemic to Taiwan
Chih-Han Chang

Thursday 14th
9:20-10:20A Tapas bar of large scale earthworm questions
Samuel James
10:20-10:40Evolution and diversity of trigasterid earthworms of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands Archipelago
Roberto Carrera-Martínez
10:40-11:00Nothing is as it seems: Phylogenetic and morphological study of the hypervariable earthworm species complex Allolobophora molleri-moebii
Alejandro Martínez Navarro
11:00-11:30Coffee break + Poster presentation
11:30-11:50Remarks on the Dendrobaena alpina species complex in the Carpathian Basin
Csaba Csuzdi
11:50-12:10Shooting the phantom: What is Octolasion tyrtaeum?
Tímea Szederjesi
12:10-12:30Inference of molecular markers in earthworm systematics: An Indian perspective
Shweta Yadav
12:30-12:50Remarks on the phylogeny of the Malagasy acanthodrilid earthworms (Megadrili: Acanthodrilidae)
Csaba Csuzdi