Genomics satellite meeting

A satellite meeting on hole-nesting birds genomics will be held on Friday 3 November. The satellite meeting will take place at NTNU Gløshaugen campus (ca. 500 m northeast of the conference venue), and will consist of short presentations and discussions on topics suggested by the participants. Registration and suggestion of topics can be done by sending an e-mail to Alina Niskanen (alinan@ntnu.no), who will also answer any questions related to the satellite meeting. The satellite meeting is free of charge (includes coffee break).
 

How to suggest topics for discussion

Send a short abstract with a title to alinan@ntnu.no when registering to the meeting. Be ready to present a short (approximately 10 min) introduction about the suggested topic.
 

Venue

Room E3-108
Realfagbygget, NTNU Gløshaugen
Høgskoleringen 5
7491 Trondheim
Norway

A detailled map of the venue can be found at: MazeMap.

 

Schedule

Time Topic Introduction by
09:00 - 09:10 Welcome and introduction  
09:10 - 09:55

Genotype-Environment interactions in shaping phenotypes

Phillip Gienapp
09:55 - 10:40 Genetic basis of intra- and inter-population variation on
seasonal timing
Xuelai Wang
10:40 - 11:00 Coffee  
11:00 - 11:45

GWAS in natural avian populations - the problem of low LD
and small effect sizes - what do we do next?

Arild Husby
11:45 - 12:30 Marker-based relatedness estimates for 'pedigree-free'
quantitative genetics
Phillip Gienapp
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch break  
13:30 - 15:00 Avian ecological epigenetics Kees van Oers
& Heidi Viitaniemi
Time and place
Friday 3 November, 2017
E3-108, Realfagbygget
NTNU Gløshaugen, Trondheim, Norway
Contact
For further information on the satellite meeting, please contact Alina Niskanen.
Email: alinan@ntnu.no
Organized by
Centre for biodiversity dynamics Norwegian University of Science and Technology