The 2011 edition of TiBE will take place on December 5-6 in Vairão.
Here is the first announcement:
FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT - Trends in Biodiversity and Evolution 2011
We are pleased to announce the third edition of the “Trends in Biodiversity and Evolution - TiBE2011” conferences organized by CIBIO (Research Centre in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources, University of Porto, Portugal; http://cibio.up.pt).
The TiBE conferences aim at joining researchers and students working on the field of evolutionary biology to discuss cutting-edge topics related with speciation, molecular evolution, comparative genomics, population and conservation genetics research, among others.
Held in an informal but stimulating scientific atmosphere, these conferences provide an excellent opportunity for strong interaction and brainstorming between students and more experienced researchers. The programme of the 2010 edition can be found at http://cibio-tibe2010.org.
This year the TiBE conferences will be devoted to NEW CHALLENGES IN CONSERVATION GENETICS. The conferences will take place on the 5th and 6th of December 2011 at CIBIO facilities in Vairao (near Porto), Portugal. It will include 4 invited plenary talks, 16 oral communications (to be selected) and poster sessions.
Confirmed invited speakers:
Jeffrey M. Good, Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, USA.
Lounès Chikhi, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Portugal.
Philip W. Hedrick, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, USA.
More information will be announced very soon.
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