Scientific Programme

Please note that this programme is provisional and subject to change. You can download a copy of the draft programme in full here.


 

EDRC LAUSANNE 2019 - CONFERENCE PROGRAM

 

DAY 1 - September 5, 2019

11:00 - 13:15
WS1

Single cell approaches in Drosophila research

Robert Zinzen

(Max Delbrück Center, Berlin, Germany)

Stein Aerts

(VIB Leuven, Belgium)
WS2

How context and internal state shape behavior

Ilona Grunwald Kadow

(Technical University of Munich, Germany)

Giorgio Gilestro

(Imperial College London, UK)
WS3

The gut workshop

Allison Bardin

(Institut Curie, Paris, France)

Norbert Perrimon

(Harvard Medical School, USA)
13:15 - 14:30

LUNCH

14:30 - 16:45
WS4

Interactions between the sexes

Brian Hollis

(University of Lausanne, Switzerland)

Rhonda Snook

(University of Stockholm, Sweden)
WS5

Engineering non- melanogaster drosophilids and other insects

Richard Benton

(University of Lausanne, Switzerland)

Claude Desplan

(New York University, USA)
WS6

The immune system beyond infection

Estee Kurant

(University of Haifa, Israel)

Brian Mccabe

(EPFL, Switzerland)
17:00 - 17:10

OPENING

* Grande salle *
17:10 - 17:40

Plenary 1 EMBO Keynote Lecture

Irene MIGUEL-ALIAGA

(MRC, London & Imperial College, London, UK)

Hungry brains and clever guts

17:40 - 18:10

Plenary 2

Gerald RUBIN

(HHMI, Janelia Research Campus, USA)

Anatomy-driven studies of the adult fly brain

18:10 - 18:40

Plenary 3

John PARSCH

(Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany)

Population transcriptomics of Drosophila melanogaster

18:40 - 19:10

Plenary 4

Monica BETTENCOURT DIAS

(Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Portugal)

Shaping the Cytoskeleton for Different Tissue Functions

19:10 - 21:00

WELCOME DRINK/ RECEPTION

Any questions : edrc2019@epfl.ch