Program

Host-associated Microbiota 2012

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Tuesday, 11.09.2012
17:00-20:00 Registration and apéro at the Zoological Institute, University of Basel
Wednesday, 12.09.2012
08:00-09:45 Registration
09:45-10:00 Welcome remarks and introduction by Dieter EBERT
Session 1: Bioinformatics and computational tools
10:00-10:45 Rob KNIGHT, University of Colorado Boulder, USA
10:45-11:30 Coffee break
11:30-12:15 Daniel HUSON, University of Tübingen, Germany
12:15-14:00 Lunch
Session 2: Microbial diversity and symbiosis
14:00-14:45 Nicole DUBILIER, Max Planck Institute Bremen, Germany
14:45-15:30 Andreas BRUNE, Max Planck Institute Marburg, Germany
15:30-16:15 Coffee break
16:15-17:00 Ute HENTSCHEL, University of Würzburg, Germany
17:00-17:45 Janet JANSSON, LNL, DOE-JGI, USA
18:00-Late Conference Dinner at Rheinsprung
Thursday, 13.09.2012
Session 3: Microbiota dynamics and evolution
09:00-09:45 Jack GILBERT, University of Chicago, USA
09:45-10:30 Jan Van Der MEER, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-11:45 Dieter EBERT, University of Basel, Switzerland
11:45-12:30 Carol LEE, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
12:30-14:00 Lunch
Session 4: Genomics of health- and nutrition-associated microbes
14:00-14:45 Catharina SVANBORG, University of Lund, Sweden
14:45-15:30 Julia VORHOLT, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
15:30-16:00 Coffee break
Session 5: Bacteria-host interactions and evolution
16:00-16:45 Eugene ROSENBERG, University of Tel Aviv, Israel
16:45-17:30 Michael POULSEN, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
17:30-18:30 Apéro
18:30-19:30 Basel City Tour
Friday, 14.09.2012
08:00-09:00 Quality control of Next-Generation Sequences, Weihong Qi, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
09:00-11:00 Computational methods for metagenome analysis, Daniel HUSON, University of Tübingen, Germany
11:00-12:30 Quantitative Insights Into Microbial Ecology, Rob Knight & Luke Urssell, University of Colorado Boulder, USA
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-17:00 Quantitative Insights Into Microbial Ecology, Rob Knight & Luke Urssell, University of Colorado Boulder, USA