The Entomological Society of Manitoba (ESM) was founded in 1945. It currently has 80 members. The purpose of the Society is to foster the exchange of information on entomology and to further the spread of entomological knowledge. The ESM has several activities of interest to entomologists: meetings, lectures, youth education presentations, newsletters and proceedings.

ESM Meetings


Learn more about the Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of Manitoba.

ESM Proceedings


The Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Manitoba have been published since 1945.

ESM Newsletter


The Entomological Society of Manitoba Newsletter is published three times per year.

News and Announcements:

Please join us for the 79th annual meeting of the Entomological Society of Manitoba on October 27/28, 2023.

The meeting programme can be found here.

Registration: Although paper submissions are now closed, you can still register for the meeting using this form or in-person during the meeting.

Parking: As a reminder, parking is provided free of charge in the lot across the street to the northwest of the building (lot SP1; 49.80270, -97.15065). Anyone parked in that lot during the meeting won’t be towed.

View Online: Zoom information to participate online will be emailed on the morning of 27 Oct only to those who have registered online by 26 Oct.

The full meeting announcement and call for papers can be found here, including meeting details and the exciting list of keynote and symposium speakers.

ESM Statement on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

The Entomological Society of Manitoba unreservedly condemns all forms of racism and discrimination against people from minority and underrepresented groups. We value our Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour (BIPOC) members and support the Entomological Society of Canada Equity, Diversity and Inclusion policies and measures We recognize that a more diverse membership would strengthen the ESM. We are committed to identifying and removing barriers for BIPOC, LGBT2Q+, disabled, and female members to encourage their involvement and full participation in the ESM.