Sunday January 13th
Arrival and welcome
14:00 - 18:00 : Arrival and registration of participants – Alexander & Gerbi Hotel
18.00 – 18.30 : Welcome drink
18:30-19h30 : Welcome talk (Amandine Cornille) and opening plenary session (Keynote speaker : Prof. Dr. Dieter Ebert)
19.30 : Opening dinner
From Monday to Friday :
- Morning sessions start at 9.00 and end at 12.00 with a coffee break from 10.15 to 10.45
- Lunch is from 12.00 to 13.30.
- Afternoon sessions start at 13.30 and end at 17.00 with a coffee break from 15.00 to 15.30.
-Free time from 5.00 pm to 7.00 pm except on Monday (i.e. poster session). During free time you can enjoy Hotel facilities, enjoy Weggis or discuss analyses/datasets with participants and/or invited speakers… up to you!
- Dinner is at 19.00 each day.
Monday January 9th
Part 1: Computational methods to infer co-demographic histories using genomic data
Dr. Aurélien Tellier (Center of Life and Food Sciences, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany)
Morning: Session 1 – An introduction to ABC in theory and practice.
Afternoon: Session 2 – Introduction to models of coevolution.
17.30-18.45: Introductory poster session
Tuesday January 10th
Part 2: Comparative genomics using phylogenetic methods in coevolving systems
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez de la Vega (Univ. Paris Sud, France)
Morning: Session 1 – The comparative method in the era of whole genomes
Afternoon: Session 2 – Comparative genomics in practice
Wednesday January 11th
Part 3 : Testing signatures of adaptation in coevolving systems using genomic data
Prof. Dr. Eva Stukenbrock (Max Planck Institute, Plön, Germany)
Morning: Session 1 – Detecting signatures of adaptation in the genomes: tools and methods
Afternoon: Session 2 - Genome scan analyses in practice
Thursday January 12nd
Part 4: Testing co-local adaptation using genomic data
Prof. Dr. Peter Tiffin (College of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota, Falcon Heights, US)
Morning: Session 1 – Different interactions, different genetics, and different expectations
Afternoon: Session 2 – Association studies in practice
Afternoon: Session 3 – Putting everything together or what we have learnt from this week?
Friday January 13rd
Part 5: Oral presentations on the application of methods and theory for investigating the ecological genomics of coevolution (see program hereafter).
9.00-11.45: mix of selected oral presentations (10min talk + 5min questions) and invited speakers’ talks (15 min + 5min questions)
11.40-12.15: Concluding plenary talk, keynote speaker: Prof. Dr. Peter Tiffin, followed by concluding remarks.
12.15-13:30: Lunch followed by departure from Weggis.