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The 26th NVG meeting 2018

The upcoming NVG meeting will be 28-30 November 2018 and we will move from Soesterberg to the beach of Egmond aan Zee. The PhD meeting will be on Wednesday 28 November.

We are happy to announce that the speaker for the 2018 Brill-Baerends lecture will be Prof. Sarah Brosnan .

For more information and registration for the 2018 meeting: click HERE


For an impression of all our former meetings: click here.


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NVG 25th anniversary booklet on Behavioural Biology in The Netherlands

For our 25th anniversary Monica Wesseling wrote ‘Hoe slaap je slim maakt en apen elkaar bedriegen’.
This is a small booklet with a compilation of appealing stories of studies on Behaviour conducted in the Netherlands.
You can download this booklet as a PDF HERE (2.5MB).


Course on “Observing Primate Behaviour” – University of Utrecht

We would like to draw your attention to the following 2-week full time Summerschool lead by Prof. Dr. E.H.M. Sterck.
See attached flyer for more information or go to www.utrechtsummerschool.nl


Book review: Animal Behaviour: A very short introduction – Tristram D. Wyatt

Yoran Gerritsma (University of Groningen) and Jeroen Alkema (Wageningen University) have written a review about the book that was written by Tristram Wyatt, one of the invited speakers of our 25th meeting.

Tristram D. Wyatt (2017) “Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction”, Oxford University Press ISBN: 9780198712152

For the review click HERE