NEW! PROGRAMMA DEFINITIVO

Sabato 15, pomeriggio

14.30 Welcome and logistic

15.00 - 16.00 Population genetics, ecology, and demography
15.00 – 15.40 LAURENT EXCOFFIER: Colonizing new habitats: genes dynamics and selection on wave fronts
15.40 – 16.00 EMILIANO TRUCCHI: Exploring new potential applications of RAD sequencing data in phylogeography

16.00 - 17.00 Sexual selection
16.00 – 16.40 ANDREA PILASTRO: Good genes models in sexual selection
16.40 – 17.00 ADRIANA BELLATI: Colour polymorphism, alternative breeding strategies and assortative mating in common wall lizard (Podarcis muralis): effects on fitness traits and genetic divergence among morphs

17.00 - 17.30 Coffee break

17.30 - 18.30 Phylogenies, species, and speciation
17.30 - 18.10 DAN RABOSKY: Outstanding questions in the biology of evolutionary radiations
18.10 -18.30 VALERIA RIZZO: Early Pliocene range expansion of a clade of subterranean Pyrenean beetles

Domenica 16, mattina

9.30 - 13.00 Assemblea Soci SIBE. Elezioni del Consiglio Direttivo

Domenica 16, pomeriggio


14.30 - 15.30
New technologies to study evolution
14.30 - 15.10 MICHELE MORGANTE: Next Generation Sequencing for the analysis of evolutionary processes
15.10 - 15.30 MATTEO FUMAGALLI: Detecting population structure and signatures of natural selection from highthroughput re-sequencing data

15.30 - 16.30
Adaptation
15.30 - 16.10 LINO OMETTO: Genomic approaches to study adaptive evolution in plants and flies
16.10 -16.30 SILVIA PAOLUCCI: Seasonal adaptation in the parasitoid wasp Nasonia vitripennis: photoperiodic diapause induction and its genetic basis

16.30 - 17.00 Coffee break

17.00 - 18.00 Human Evolution
17.00 - 17.40 JOHANNES KRAUSE: What makes us human: Insights from archaic human genomes
17.40 - 18.00 DIEGO FORNI: 175 million year history of T-cell regulatory molecules reveals widespread selection in mammals and human populations, and adaptive evolution of disease alleles 
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