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Dr. Frishman to Speak in Krakow

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Frishman will speak at the 11th International Fumigants & Pheromones Conference, to be held in Krakow, Poland, June 2-4.

| March 18, 2014

The 11th International Fumigants & Pheromones Conference will be held in the beautiful city of Krakow, Poland at the Sheraton Hotel, June 2-4, 2014.

Dr. Austin Frishman has agreed to be a speaker on the first day of the program.  His topic will be “Pest Management in Large Food Facilities”. Dr. Frishman (Austin) has dedicated his life to pest control and will share his experiences. Other conference speakers include: Corrigan, Ignatowicz, Mueller, Mück, VanRyckeghem, Johansson, Sasaki, Liszka, Dean, Sotiroudas, Kelley, Zrely, Zakladnoy, and Arthur.

This conference will offer a world class experience to attendees from over thirty countries and six continents. The gala dinner, a popular event, will be at the UNESCO Wieliczka Salt Mines. The final day will include organized excursions to Auchwitz-Birkenau, Schindler’s Museum, and the Wawel Castle including Pope John Paul’s Cathedral. This event will be family friendly.

Now is the time to register for the 11th Fumigants & Pheromones Conference.  A time to learn more about Pest Management Around the World. Register early, before March 15 and save €100.  For details go to www.insectslimited.com.   
 

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