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/
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)