SFB 680 / FOR 1078 Joint Conference

Evolutionary Genomics: New Data, New Challenges

Time: September 29 (1:50pm) - October 1st (2:00pm) , 2011
Venue: Pelham (Chiemgau, Bavaria)

The aim of the meeting is to bring together a group of leading experts to discuss aspects of genome evolution that become accessible by using massive sequence and other molecular data.

Confirmed speakers include

Rubén Alcázar (MPI for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne)
John Baines (Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel)
Thomas Bataillon (University of Aarhus)
Frank Chan (MPI for Evolutionary Biology, Plön)
George Coupland (MPI for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne)
Susanne Foitzik (Johannes Gutenberg-University, Mainz)
Isabel Gordo (Instituto Gulbenkian, Lisbon)
Oskar Hallatschek (MPI for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Göttingen
Jonathan Howard (University of Cologne)
JinYong Hu (MPI for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne)
Jeffrey Jensen (University of Massachusetts, Medical School, Worchester)
Michael Lässig (University of Cologne)
Dirk Metzler (Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich)
Ville Mustonen (Welcome Trust Sanger Institute)
John Parsch (Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich)
Frank Rosenzweig (University of Montana, Missoula)
Christian Schlötterer (University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna)
Shamil Sunyaev (Brigham & Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School)
Karl Schmid (University of Hohenheim)
Ana Sousa (Instituto Gulbenkian, Lisbon)
Diethard Tautz (MPI for Evolutionary Biology, Plön)
Xavier Vekemans (University of Lille)

Conference Schedule and Scientific Program