Webinar Prof John Bowman, April 12th 2021

It is our pleasure to invite you to the following webinar organized by the Euro Evo Devo society and the organizers of our Napoli 2021 meeting.

Monday April 12th, 10:00-11:00 AM CET

“Why all eukaryotes have homeodomain genes: a view from land plants”

Prof John Bowman

School of Biological Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia


For more information and registration:

Webinar Dr Ehab Abouheif, March 10 2021

Our first EED webinar is taking place on

Wednesday March 10th, 4:00-5:00 PM CET

“How ants and bacteria became one”

Dr Ehab Abouheif

Department of Biology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

For more information and registration:

2021 EED Webinars

Join the 2021 EED Webinars! We organize a series of online webinars on hot topics in evo-devo, designed to create awareness and interest for many of the themes that will be discussed at the conference.
For details, please see:
evo devo 2020

Upcoming Conferences

EED Awards

Nominations for EED Awards

In relation to our next conference in Naples we invite nominations for the two EED awards: Distinguished Fellow & Biennial Award


Summer School on Evolutionary Developmental Biology – Venice, September 18th-21st 2017

Summer School on Evolutionary Developmental Biology
Conceptual and Methodological Foundations

5th Edition: Process Thinking for Evo-Devo

Venice, September 18th-21st 2017

Organizers: Alessandro Minelli, Gerd B. Müller and Giuseppe Fusco
School director: Johannes Jaeger

School sponsors: Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti (IVSLA), Venice and Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research (KLI), Vienna.

Location: Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti, Palazzo Franchetti, Venice

Taching panel: Johannes Jaeger (School Director, KLI Klosterneuburg, Austria), Scott Gilbert (Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA, U.S.A.), James DiFrisco (KLI Klosterneuburg, Austria), Nick Monk (University of Sheffield, U.K.), Berta Verd (KLI Klosterneuburg, Austria), Ron Jenner (Natural History Museum, London, U.K.), Graham Budd (University of Uppsala, Sweden), Stuart Kauffman (Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, WA, U.S.A.)

Deadline for applications: May 30th 2017

For details, visit http://www.istitutoveneto.org/EDB2017/

Natural History Museum

UK Evo Devo Symposium, 8 September 2017

UK Evo Devo Symposium, 8 September 2017, Flett Theater, The Natural History Museum, London

The NHM will host a 1 day symposium with invited and contributed talks, posters and catering. Please contact P.Olson@nhm.ac.uk to register your attendance.

Plenary speaker: Angelika Stollewerk (Queen Mary Univ)

Invited speakers: Sinéad Drea (Leicester Univ), Andrew Gillis (Cambridge Univ), Jordi Paps (Univ Essex), Alistair McGregor (Oxford Brooks), Ildiko Somorjai (St Andrews Univ)

Organisers: Pete Olson (NHM), Dave Ferrier (St Andrews Univ), Arkhat Abzhanoz (NHM & Imperial College)