The IBA 2019 focuses on bringing together academic scientists, researchers and students to exchange and share experiences and research results about all aspects of Bryozoa life. IBA offers a burgeoning field of study as it consists of diverse scientific topics including, but not limited to, taxonomy and systematic of fossil and living bryozoans, their ecology, evolution, response to climatic changes and the history of research. The conference is the premiere forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the all fields of bryozoan studies.

Preliminary program

Pre-Conferece trip


  • 16th June, Sunday – Ice break party. Building G at TUL (Studentské nám.) refreshment, drinks

  • 17th June, Monday – registration, invitation by University representative, talks, coffee break, lunch (self service in spot), talks, break, talk.
    Conference dinner: City hall restaurant – 19:00 (two local beers included)

  • 18th June, Tuesday – talks, breaks, lunch, talks, conference dinner

  • 19th June, Wednesday – mid conference field trip

  • 20th June, Thursday – talks, breaks, lunch, talks,

  • 21th June, Friday – talks, breaks, lunch, talks, IBA Council Meeting, Leaving party

  • 22th June, Saturday – social program

  • 23th June, Sunday– travel to Post conference start

Post conference field trip 

IBA Conference - 16 to 22 June, 2019, Liberec