Events in 2018


Informal Get-Together

March 12, 2018 at FORUM in Zurich

 


Mini-Symposium: Domestication - A Genomics and Evo-Devo Perspective

May 25, 2018 at University of Zurich

Speakers:

  • Mike Shapiro, University of Utah, USA
  • Phillippe Ammann, ProSpecieRara
  • John Doebley, University of Wisconsin, USA

 


Informal Get-Together

July 11, 2018 at Stall 6 in Zurich

 


Annual Retreat 2018

September 4 - 6, 2018 at Jugendstilhotel Paxmontana in Flüeli-Ranft

Key Note Speaker:

  • Karen Nelson, J. Craig Venter Research Institute, Rockville, USA

The program comprised progress reports from all research projects of the URPP Evolution in Action, a poster session, discussion rounds and workshops.

 


Informal Get-Together

October 29, 2018 at Almodobar in Zurich

 


Seminar

November 23, 2018 at Botanical Garden, University of Zurich

Speaker:

  • Ümit Seren, Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Sciences, Vienna
    Title: The 'genotype-to-phenotypes' map

 


Seminar

December 13, 2018 at Irchel Campus, University of Zurich

Speaker:

  • Alexander Badyaev, University of Arizona, USA
    Title: Islands in a sea of possibilities: On reconciling stability and innovation in evolution

 


Mini-Symposium: New Methods and Discoveries in Human Archaic Admixture

December 18, 2018 at University of Zurich

Speakers:

  • Benjamin Peter, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig
  • Serena Tucci, Princeton University, USA
  • Fabrizio Mafessoni, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig
  • Simon Aeschbacher, University of Zurich