10 Sep 2018 - 15 Sep 2018

Villars-sur-Ollon VS

Villars Symposium 2018: «Microbiome»

The symposium is targeted to participants of all four CUSO programs in biology, namely Staromics, Plant Molecular Biology, Microbiology and Ecology and Evolution and is co-oganized with the Swiss Institute for Bioinformatics.

Invited speakers will present their work on the subject "Microbiome". The symposium will include both lectures by invited experts in the fields and discussions in smaller groups (journal club format) in order to promote dynamic exchanges between students and experts of different disciplines and close contacts with the invited speakers.

This year the Symposium will last 5.5 days
Registration to the two parts has to be done separately:
Registration to the first part: Villars Symposium I "Microbiome" on this page. (Sept 10-13, morning.)
Registration to the second part: Villars Symposium II: "Bioinformatics" (SIB) (Sept 13, afternoon-15)

Dr. Patrick Chain, Los Alamos National Laboratory (microbiome bioinformatic analysis and fungal microbiome
Prof. Shinichi Sunagawa, Institute of Microbiology, ETH
Dr. Klaus Schläppi, UniBe (biotic interactions, plant microbiome
Prof. Corné Pieterse, Utrecht University, NL (plant-microbiome-interactions)

Other speakers will be announced soon



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