10-on-10: The Chronicles of Evolution

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11th session (Epilogue) : 11 December 2017

Welcome and introduction by Balázs Gulyás
Professor of Translational Neuroscience & Scientific Director for Neuroscience and Mental Health
Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University
 
Speaker: Sydney Brenner
Senior Fellow, A*STAR, Singapore
BiographyVideo​ 

Speaker: Eörs Szathmáry
Professor of Biology at Biological Institute
Eötvös University

Speaker: Gerd Müller
Professor and Head at Department of Theoretical Biology
University of Vienna

Q&A


10th session : 20 November 2017
 
Welcome and introduction by Jan W. Vasbinder
Director, Para Limes
Nanyang Technological University

Speaker: Helga Nowotny
Chair, ERA Council Forum Austria
Former President European Research Council

Speaker: Stefan Thurner
Professor for Science of Complex Systems, Medical University of Vienna
President of the Complexity Science Hub Vienna



9th session : 13 October 2017

Welcome and introduction by Jan W. Vasbinder
Director, Para Limes
Nanyang Technological University

Speaker: W. Brian Arthur 
External Professor, Santa Fe Institute
Advisor to the President of Nanyang Technological University

Speaker: Sander van der Leeuw
Foundation Professor,  Arizona State University 
External Professor, Santa Fe Institute

Q&A
 

8th session : 18 September 2017

Welcome and introduction by Asyifah Rashid
Senior Officer, PharmBio Cluster, Biomedical Research Council
A*STAR
 
Speaker: Roland Fletcher
Professor of Theoretical and World Archaeology 
Director - Greater Angkor Project
Department of Archaeology
University of Sydney

Speaker: J. Stephen Lansing​
Professor, Asian School of Environment
Co-director, Complexity Institute
Nanyang Technological University

Q&A


7th session : 14 August 2017

Welcome and introduction by Jan W. Vasbinder
Director, Para Limes
Nanyang Technological University

Speaker: Tecumseh Fitch
Professor of Cognitive Biology
University of Vienna
 
Speaker: Nick Enfield
Professor and Chair, Department of Linguistics
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
The University of Sydney



6th session : 14 July 2017
 
Welcome and introduction by Benjamin Seet
Executive Director, Biomedical Research Council
A*STAR
Video​
 
Speaker: Terrence Sejnowski
Francis Crick Professor at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Biography & Abstract │ Video │ Presentation
 
Speaker: Atsushi Iriki
Head of Laboratory for Symbolic Cognitive Development
RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Biography & Abstract │ Video │ Presentation 1 & 2
 
Q&A

5th session : 6 June 2017

Welcome and introduction by Balázs Gulyás
Professor of Translational Neuroscience & Scientific Director for Neuroscience and Mental Health
Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University
 
Speaker: Francis Thackeray 
Professor and Phillip Tobias Chair in Palaeoanthropology
Evolutionary Studies Institute
University of the Witwatersrand
 
Speaker: Svante Pääbo 
Professor and Director in Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Department of Evolutionary Genetics
 
Q&A


4th session : 23 May 2017
 
Welcome and introduction by Asyifah Rashid
Senior Officer, PharmBio Cluster, Biomedical Research Council
A*STAR
 
Speaker: Byrappa Venkatesh 
Professor and Research Director, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
A*STAR
 
Speaker: John Long
Strategic Professor in Palaeontology, School of Biological Sciences
Flinders University

Q&A

 
3rd session : 10 April 2017
 
Welcome and introduction by Balázs Gulyás
Professor of Translational Neuroscience & Scientific Director for Neuroscience and Mental Health
Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University
Video
 
Speaker: Detlev Arendt
Group Leader, Senior Scientist and Academic Mentor Postdoctoral Training
European Molecular Biology Laboratory Heidelberg
Biography & Abstract │ Video │ Presentation
 
Speaker: Per Ahlberg
Professor of Evolutionary Organismal Biology
Department of Organismal Biology, Uppsala University
Biography & Abstract │ Video
 
Q&A
Video
 
 
2nd session : 13 March 2017
 
Welcome and introduction by Benjamin Seet
Executive Director, Biomedical Research Council
A*STAR
Video
 
Speaker: Jack W. Szostak
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University
Alex Rich Distinguished Investigator, Massachusetts General Hospital
Biography & Abstract │ Video │ Presentation
 
Speaker: Hyman Hartman
Research scientist, MIT's Biology department
Biography & Abstract │ Video │ Presentation
 
Q&A
Video
 
 
1st session : 21 February 2017
 
Welcome and introduction by Jan W. Vasbinder
Director, Para Limes
Nanyang Technological University
Video
 
Speaker: Sydney Brenner
Senior Fellow, A*STAR, Singapore
Biography & Abstract │ Video
 
Speaker: John D. Barrow
Professor of Mathematical Sciences at Cambridge University and Director of the Millennium Mathematics Project
Biography & Abstract │ Video │ Presentation
 
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