NEWS - 10th International Symposium on Fruit Flies of Economic Importance
  1. Please don't forget to submit your abstract before 23 February 2018.  Only 10 days left!
  2. In order to enjoy the Early Bird Rate, full payment of registration fee must be received on or before 23 February 2018.
  3. Aeromexico is offering a discount of 15% for international flights and 20% for national flights to those attending the 10 ISFFEI. This promotion applies only if tickets are purchased at an Aeromexico office (do not apply to online purchases). Find out more about Aeromexico call center telephone numbers and Ticket Offices in a number of countries at: If this promotion applies to you, please send us an e-mail to: so we can send you the promotion code and the invitation letter. 
#5 Three months left for our symposium. Please help us in the organization by registering ( and uploading your abstract as soon as possible. You do not need to pay for this. The deadline for loading abstracts and paying the reduced fee is 23 of February 2018. Do not miss this date.  
#4 Our symposium will start in 100 days from now. We recommend you to register and make your travel and hotel reservations as soon as possible. Information on hotels and flights to Tapachula is available at If you need an invitation letter or help with flights or hotel reservations, just send us a message to  
#3 The venue of the symposium will be the International Convention Center “Loma Real” (ICCLR). This is within the premises of Hotel Loma Real, in Tapachula Will be convenient to stay at this hotel. However, the number of rooms probably will not be enough. This is the reason why we include other 10 hotels. In you will find these hotels with links to their home page and a map with their location. The easiest way of transportation are taxis. The trip from any of these hotels to the ICCLP will take about 20-30 minutes and the cost will be around 45 pesos (2 – 3 US dollars). The staff of the organizing committee will be more than happy to advise you.  
#2 Registration is open. We invite all of you that are planning to attend, to register now. You do not need to pay or send your abstract, you can do this later. The deadline for reduced fee and abstract submission is 23 of February 2018. To register, go to LOGIN in  
#1 The Proceedings from the symposium will be published by CRC Press, as a book entitled Area-Wide Management of Fruit Fly Pests. Our goal is to have an open access book. Information regarding submissions will be available at