10th anniversary IGFL Symposium

10th anniversary IGFL Symposium

30 Thursday
From Thu, 30/03/2023 to Fri, 31/03/2023

  • 23 rue Jean Baldassini
    69007 Lyon


IGFL@10 POSTERCelebrating Research at the Interface of Evolution, Development and Physiology

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of his new building, the Institute of Functional Genomics of Lyon (IGFL) is organizing an international symposium covering its main research fields: Evolutionary biology, Development, and Physiology and Research at their interfaces.

International and IGFL speakers will present the latest advances over 2 packed days of seminars, flash talks, round table discussions and more.

Everyone interested in the fields of Evo-Devo-Physio is welcome to attend.


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On March 31st, 5:00 p.m., Nipam Patel, Director of the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) and a Professor at the University of Chicago, will give a public lecture:
The Physics of Beauty: Structural Color in Butterflies

On social networks: #IGFLSymposium


Plenary speakers:

  • Julie CARNESECCHI, Dr. IGFL, ENS de Lyon, France
  • Cyril CHARLES, Ass. Prof. IGFL, ENS de Lyon, France
  • Lies CHIKHAOUI, Dr. IGFL, ENS de Lyon, France
  • Hopi HOEKSTRA, Prof. Harvard University, USA
  • Peter HOLLAND, Prof. University of Oxford, UK
  • Susan MANGO, Prof. University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Nipam PATEL, Director of the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) and Prof. University of Chicago, USA
  • Jonathan RODENFELS, Dr. Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Germany
  • Emilia SANTOS, Dr. Cambridge University, UK
  • Alex SCHIER, Dr. University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Chiara SINIGAGLIA, Dr. CNRS/Sorbonne University, France
  • Gilles STORELLI,Dr. University of Cologne, Germany
  • Patricia WITTKOPP, Prof. University of Michigan, USA




This symposium is free of charge but you need to register.