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POPBIO 2018 - Programme

The Programme will be finalized in April 2018.

 

Wednesday, May 2nd:

18:00 - 21:00 Registration

 

Thursday, May 3rd:

08:00 - 09:00 Registration

09:00 - 09:15 Welcome

09:15 - 18:00 Sessions

  

Friday, May 4th:

 09:00 - 18:00 Sessions

19:30 - 23:00 Conference Dinner

 

Saturday, May 5th:

09:00 - 12:00 Sessions

13:00 - 18:00 Excursion 


 

Keynotes:

  • Bente Graae, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  • “Windows of opportunity for seedling recruitment in alpine ecosystems”
  • Yvonne Willi, University of Basel, Switzerland
  • “Population genomic analyses across a species range highlight the relevance of genetic drift for ecology”
  • Ray Callaway, University of Montana, U.S.
  • “Studying plant interactions for fundamental insights into the natural world”
  • Anna Traveset, Mediterranean Institute of Advanced Studies, Esporles, Mallorca
  • “How novel interactions with alien species are modifying the structure of native mutualistic networks”
  • Sonja Wipf, SLF, Davos, Switzerland
  • “Alpine plants in a warming climate – from traits to communities”

 

Sessions:

  • Seeds, germination, seedling recruitment, seed dispersal
  • Evolutionary ecology, (epi)genetics and (epi)genomics of adaptation
  • Interactions: competition, facilitation, allelopathy
  • Biological invasions
  • Global change biology