Executive Committee Member (2019-)

Guy SMAGGHE (IOBC)

 

Field of research: Insects important in agriculture; pollination

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Dr. Guy Smagghe is senior full professor at the Ghent University in Belgium. He is a specialist in the field of insects important in agriculture, with fundamental aspects concerning the growth of insects and applications in crop protection and pollination. In his activities he attaches great importance to more green agriculture, biosafety and biodiversity, and science communication, and he is a defender of scientific excellence. He also advocates equal opportunities for everyone. His research group is one of the world's leading insect research centers.