It is our great pleasure to announce that the Vth International Congress of Taxonomy, Speciation and Euro-Mediterranean Biodiversity will take place in Sofia (Bulgaria), October 11-13, 2019. The organizers of the event are the National Museum of Natural History (Sofia), Sofia University – Faculty of Biology, University of Catania, Ente Fauna Siciliana and Biodiversity Journal – Italy.

We are pleased to announce the following guest speakers who will be presenting at the Congress: Dr. Ivan Löbl (Natural History Museum of Geneva, Switzerland), Prof. Antonio Perna (University of Messina, Italy) and Dr. Anthony Herrel (Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, France).

More information and registration details are expected soon in the official first announcement. The registration fee will be 50 EUR. The official Congress language is English.

We look forward to welcoming you to Sofia!

The first announcement will be published by February 15, 2019.