Lisbon: Evolutionary Patterns May 27-29, 2013

Lisbon: Evolutionary Patterns May 27-29, 2013

23 December, 2012

2ND CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: INTERNATIONAL ON PATTERNS
Horizontal and Vertical Transmission and Micro- and Macroevolutionary
Patterns of Biological and Sociocultural
May 27-29th, 2013 | Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon,
Website: http://evolutionarypatterns.fc.ul.pt

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The 3-day International Conference aims to provide an interdisciplinary platform where evolutionary scholars from the exact, technological, life, human and sociocultural sciences can exchange ideas and techniques on how to conceptualize, model, and quantify biological and sociocultural evolution. The Conference is organized by the Applied Evolutionary Epistemology Lab of the Centre for Philosophy of Science of the University of Lisbon, in collaboration with the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, and with the support of the John Templeton Foundation.
PLENARY AND INVITED SPEAKERS
Plenary Speakers

Michael Benton, Tal Dagan, John Jungck, Carl Knappett, Daniel McShea, Alex Mesoudi, Mark Pagel, Tyler Volk, and Richard Watson
Invited Speakers

Quentin Atkinson, Alberto Bisin & Thierry Verdier, Andreas Bohn, Michael Bradie, Jorge Carneiro, Claudine Chaouiya, Mark Collard, Alex de Voogt, Frank Kressing & Matthis Krischel, Andr Levy, Margarida Matos, Telmo Pievani, Luis Mateus Rocha, lio Sucena
The conference website contains biographies of all speakers as well as the abstracts of their talk.
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
We call for bio-informaticians, evolutionary biologists, microbiologists, paleontologists, geologists, physicists, mathematicians, anthropologists, archeologists, linguists, sociologists, economists, and philosophers and historians of science to provide talks on the following topics:

1. Conceptualization, quantification and modeling of horizontal and vertical transmission in biological and sociocultural sciences

2. Conceptualization, quantification and modeling of micro- and macroevolution in biological and sociocultural sciences

3. Hierarchy theory and the units, levels and mechanisms of evolution

4. How the universal application of evolutionary theories enables new possibilities for inter- and transdisciplinary research and the unification of the sciences

We encourage submissions of (1) concrete models and simulations, (2) theoretical, reflexive talks, and (3) historical accounts on any of the above mentioned topics.
POSSIBLE FORMATS
We call for mini-symposia (3 or 6 talks), poster sessions (3 or 6 posters), as well as individual regular and poster talks.
IMPORTANT DATES
Deadline Submissions: February 1st, 2013

Notification of Acceptance: March 1st, 2013

Registration Deadline for all Presenters: April 1st, 2013

Registration Deadline Audience: May 1st, 2013

Conference Dates: May 27th-29th, 2013
REGISTRATION FEES
Professors: 300 euro | PhD and post-docs: 250 euro | Audience: 100 euro

| Students: 50 euro
DOWNLOAD OUR POSTER
http://evolutionarypatterns.fc.ul.pt/docs/patterns.pdf
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR MAILINGLIST
http://eepurl.com/n2DTL
FURTHER INFORMATION
http://evolutionarypatterns.fc.ul.pt; http://appeel.fc.ul.pt
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