Dr. Farid Faraji (The Netherlans): Commercial usage of predatory mites in biological control.

Dr. Martin Husemann (Germany): Mi(gh)ty vectors? Complex interactions of bees, mites and viruses. 

Prof. Vladimir Pešić (Montenegro): A new standard work on water mites for Europe.

Prof. Maria Lourdes Moraza (Spain): Developping a system to annotate glandular and non glandular cuticular organs on the idiosoma of Gamasina mites.