CIAC 2022 – Sesimbra, Portugal

2022-portugal-logoThe 2022 CIAC Symposium will be held in Sesimbra, Portugal 4th – 8th April 2022, under the theme Cephalopods in the Anthropocene: multiple challenges in a changing ocean. The abstract submission platform will be open from June 15 to August 31, 2021. More information can be found at the conference website:

The main symposium will be preceded by five workshops on 2nd & 3rd April 2022:

Workshop 1: “Cephalopod macroecology and biogeography”.
Lead organizers: Christian Ibáñez and Rui Rosa (more info here)

Workshop 2: “Collection, handling and care of cephalopod eggs and egg masses”.
Lead organizers: Roger Villanueva, Anne-Sophie Darmaillacq, Michael Kuba (more info here)

Workshop 3: “The role of cephalopods as predators and prey: the relevance of cephalopod beaks in ecological studies”.
Lead organizers: José Xavier, Yves Cherel, Alexey Golikov, José Queirós, Catalina Perales-Raya, Rigoberto Rosas-Luis, Begoña Santos (more info here)

Workshop 4: “Cephalopod genomics and evolution”.
Lead organizers: Oleg Simakov and Caroline Albertin (more info here)

Workshop 5: “Cephalopod digestive tract”.
Lead organizers: Paul Andrews and Carlos Rosas (more info here)