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Schedule – 55th Phylogenetic Symposium

Friday November 22, 2013

(Schlaues Haus, Oldenburg)



From 18:00
Arrival and registration
From 20:00: Icebreaker (Free!)


Saturday November 23, 2013

(Audimax lecture theatre A14–002; Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg)



From 08:30 Registration
09:00 – 09:15: Meinhard Simon (Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences; Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg) - Welcome address from the University of Oldenburg
09:15 – 09:30: Olaf Bininda-Emonds (Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg) - Introduction to the Symposium
09:30 – 10:30: Prof. Dr. Susanne Renner (Ludwig-Maximillan-Universität München) – “New advances in molecular clocks”.
10:30 – 11:00: Coffee break
11:00 – 12:00: Prof. Mike Benton (University of Bristol) – “Fossil dating and calibrations”.
12:00 – 13:30: Open lunch
13:30 – 14:30: Dr. Mario dos Reis (University College London) – “Bayesian estimation of species divergence times”.
14:30 – 15:30: Dr. Tanja Stadler (ETH Zurich) – “A unified framework for inferring speciation and extinction rates from phylogenies with fossils”.
15:30 – 16:00: Coffee break
16:00 – 17:00: Dr. Isabel San Martin (Real Jardin Botanico Madrid) – “Extinction in biogeography and the assembly of the African floras”.
17:00 – 18:00: Dr. Chuck Bell (University of New Orleans) – “Coevolution of codiversification? What can time trees tell us?”.
From 18:00: Poster session of stipend recipients
From ca. 19:00:

Symposium dinner at the Oldenburg restaurant “ali Baba” (NOTE: not free!)

 

Sunday November 24, 2013

(Audimax lecture theatre A14–002; Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg)

 

09:00 – 10:00: Dr. Nuno Faria (University of Oxford) – “Viral geo-timetrees”.
10:00 – 11:00: Prof. Dr. Peter Linder (University of Zurich) – “The radiation of the Fagales: combining molecular and fossil data”.
11:00 – 11:30: Coffee break
11:30 – 12:30: Closing discussion and farewell.
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