PopGroup47 will be taking place in the historic city of Bath from the 7th to the 10th of January 2014.
The Population Genetics Group (PGG or PopGroup) is a yearly international meeting held in the UK. Despite its name, the meeting covers all aspects of Evolutionary Genetics. You can get good feel for the typical content can be gained by downloading some of the previous years¢ programmes (http://www.populationgeneticsgroup.org/index.php?page=previous_meetings). Popgroup is an informal meeting, with typically 200-250 participants, and an excellent place for PhD students to present their work.
We are delighted that this PopGroup installment will also host the Fisher award lecture by Prof. William Hill.
Other plenary speakers include:
Prof. Josephine Pemberton, Dr Lilach Hadany and Dr Fyodor Kondrashov
Registration is open and will remain so until the 2nd of December.
Costs = if registering before the 22nd of November – £180 for regular participants and £150 for students
registering between November 22nd and December 2nd – £200 for regular participants and £170 for students
with a £10 discount for Genetics Society members.
Deadline for abstract submission is on the 2nd of December.
Please visit the PopGroup website (www.populationgeneticsgroup.org) for more details.
Best regards and hope to see you all here at Bath this winter.
Nicholas Priest, Araxi Urrutia and the rest of the Popgroup47@BATH team.