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Vision Statement

The Entomological Society of Canada / La Société d’entomologie du Canada (ESC/SEC) will be recognized as the
pre-eminent organization in Canada for promoting and facilitating entomological research and collaboration, and for
disseminating entomological knowledge in Canada and the rest of the world for the benefit of society.

Mission Statement

The ESC/SEC pursues several goals:

• Enhances graduate student education through grants and scholarships, and greater participation and recognition in annual conferences and societal affairs;

• Oversees the publication of peer-reviewed scientific journals reporting original entomological research, and other publications of benefit to its members and Canadians;

• Develops and promotes the use of electronic media for the dissemination of entomological knowledge and communication among ESC/SEC members and others around the world;

• Fosters networking and collaboration among Canadian entomologists through the organization of an annual scientific conference;
• Promotes career development of its members;

• Raises awareness and promotes education about insects and entomological issues for the general public;

• Develops common names for Canadian insects in both official languages;

• Serves as a hub for communication about entomological issues among amateur and professional entomologists and the general public;

• Liaises with regional affiliated entomological societies across Canada.