Weitz Group @ Georgia Tech Theoretical Ecology and Quantitative Biology

Announcing summer workshop in 2013: "Quantitative Laws of Genome Evolution"

Posted by jsweitz

The scope of this workshop is to give an overview of the current state of the quantitative study of genome evolution. The workshop will primarily target PhD students and postdocs with a physics or mathematics background, but the school is open to anyone with background in (evolutionary) genomics, (evolutionary) biology, bioinformatics, ecology,
interested in quantitative work.

Here is the basic information:

Dates: 27 June – 5 July 2013
Site: Lake Como School of Advanced Studies in Complex Systems
Website: Quantitative Laws of Genome Evolution
LocationVilla del Grumello, Como, Italy
Registration: Open in February 2013 and scholarships will be available on a selection basis

Marco Cosentino Lagomarsino (Chair, U –Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris) is the principle organizer of the meeting. Prof. Joshua Weitz is a member of the steering committee for the event.