The purpose of these tables is to maintain a schedule of scientific talks and discussions relevant to your program.

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Week1
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Aug 8
12:15pm
Aud
Ed Frenkel
What Do Fermat's Last Theorem and Electro-magnetic Duality Have in Common?
Blackboard Lunch Seminar
Mon, Aug 8
2:00pm
Aud
Mike Levine
An Overview of Differential Gene Activity in the Early Drosophila Embryo

Tue, Aug 9
9:30am
MSR
Eric Davidson
Developmental logic

Tue, Aug 9
11:30am
MSR
Norbert Perrimon
Inferring Genetic Architecture from “Systems Genetics” Studies in Drosophila Cells

Wed, Aug 10
9:30am
MSR
Andrew McMahon
Generating Neural Diversity In Response To Graded Sonic Hedgehog Signaling

Wed, Aug 10
12:30am
MSR
Maria Leptin
Genetics and mechanics of cell fate changes

Wed, Aug 10
4:30pm
MSR
Thomas Gregor
Collective behavior in Dictyostelium cell populations

Thu, Aug 11
9:30am
MSR
Thomas Gregor
The law of large numbers as a means for developmental accuracy

Thu, Aug 11
11:30am
MSR
David Sprinzak
From Notch Signaling to Robust Developmental Patterning

Thu, Aug 11
4:30pm
MSR
Thomas Gregor
mRNA quantification
discussion
Fri, Aug 12
9:30am
Aud
Thomas Lecuit
Mechanics of Tissue Morphogenesis

Fri, Aug 12
11:30am
Aud
Matthias Kaschube
Contractile Forces Driving Embryonic Development

Fri, Aug 12
4pm
SSR
Boris Shraiman
Open discussion on "grand challenges" in the field
discussion+wine+cheese
Week 2
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Aug 15
10:30am
Aud
Eileen Furlong
Transcriptional networks controlling development: A fuzzy logic

Mon, Aug 15
12:30pm
Aud
Greg Landsberg
Exploring the Unknown at the Large Hadron Collider
Blackboard Lunch Seminar, All welcome.
Mon, Aug 15
2:00pm
Aud
Alex Stark
Regulatory genomics - decoding Drosophila regulatory sequences

Tue, Aug 16
9:30am
MSR
Erik van Nimwegen
Automatically retracing transcription regulatory activities regulating expression and
epigenome dynamics

Tue, Aug 16
11:30am
MSR
Nick Baker
Patterning neurogenesis: a dynamical model of Drosophila eye development

Wed, Aug 17
9:30am
MSR
Stephen Small
AP Patterning in Drosophila: Experimental tests of the morphogen hypothesis

Wed, Aug 17
11:30am
MSR
Bill Smith
Morphogenesis of the ascidian notochord and neural tube.

Wed, Aug 17
4:00pm
MSR
Hervé Rouault
De novo identification of functionally related cis-regulatory sequences
in evolutionarily distant species.

Thu, Aug 18
9:30am
MSR
Lars Hufnagel
Imaging methods for embryonic development.

Thu, Aug 18
11:30am
MSR
Saurabh Sinha
Computational frameworks for understanding the function and evolution of cis-regulatory
sequences in Drosophila

Thu, Aug 18
4:00pm
MSR
Bartek Wilczynski
Open discussion on the relationship between DNA sequence, TF
occupancy measurements and enhancer function

Fri, Aug 19
9:30am
Aud
Lionel Christiaen
Transcriptional control of collective cell migration in the ascidian cardiogenic lineage

Fri, Aug 19
11:30am
Aud
Frank Jülicher
Interplay of active tissue mechanics and chemical patterning

Fri, Aug 19
5:00pm
SSR

Open discussion on "grand challenges" in the field
discussion+wine+cheese
Week 3
Time
Place
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links
Mon, Aug 22
10:30am
Aud
François Schweisguth
Control of binary fate decision by Notch

Mon, Aug 22
12:15pm
Aud
Lewis Wolpert
How do you get from a cell to an embryo
Blackboard lunch seminar
Mon, Aug 22
2:00pm
Aud
Glenn Edwards
Dynamics of dorsal closure during Drosophila morphogenesis

Tue, Aug 23
9:30am
MSR
Ken Irvine
Fat-Hippo signaling and regulation of Drosophila wing growth

Tue, Aug 23
11:30am
MSR
Bill Bialek
The flow of positional information, in bits.

Wed, Aug 24
9:30am
MSR
Lewis Wolpert
Positional information in development

Wed, Aug 24
11:30am
MSR
Loic Legoff
Mechanics of a growing wing disc

Wed, Aug 24
2:00am
SSR
Madhav Mani, Clare Yu
Models of Fat/Ds signalling

Thu, Aug 25
9:30am
MSR
Eric Siggia
Geometry, Epistasis, and Developmental Patterning.

Thu, Aug 25
11:30am
MSR
Julia Zeitlinger
Predicting future gene expression during Drosophila embryogenesis
based on chromatin status

Fri, Aug 26
9:30am
Aud
Eric Davidson
Encoded spatial logic for development: the sea urchin gene regulatory network

Fri, Aug 26
11:30am
Aud
David Arnosti
Enhancer grammar in static and dynamic modeling of Drosophila embryonic gene expression

Week 4
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Aug 29
10:30am
Aud
John Wallingford
Planar cell polarity, cortical tension, and collective cell movements

Mon, Aug 29
2:00pm
Aud
Lars Hufnagel
Collective and single cell behavior in epithelial contact Inhibition

Tue, Aug 30
9:30am
MSR
Job Dekker
Three-dimensional architecture of genomes.

Tue, Aug 30
11:30am
MSR
Timothy Saunders
Modeling and imaging of early Drosophila cardiac development

Wed, Aug 31
9:30am
MSR
Joel Rothman
Variation, precision, and robustness in C. elegans development

Wed, Aug 31
11:30am
MSR
Tom Kornberg
Regulation and gene expression in the Drosophila embryo

Wed, Aug 31
2:00am
MSR
Marian Walhout
Gene regulatory networks

Thu, Sep 1
10:00am
MSR

Discussion



*Aud=Auditorium, SSR=Small Seminar Room, MSR=Main Seminar Room, FR=Founders' Room, PL=Porthole Lounge
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