Origin of Metazoan

The Spongex program funded by the scientific foundation A*MIDEX of Aix-Marseille University is organizing an exciting workshop about the origins of metazoans. It is a crucial question in evolution that can now be addressed by new genomics and functional studies on several emerging models such as choanoflagellates, porifera, ctenophores, cnidarians, placozoans...

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Registration and Submission

Short presentations or poster contributions on any topic relevant to the workshop theme will be welcome.
The scientific committee will review them rapidly after pre-registration.
You will be informed by email if your contribution has been accepted.

The registration fees include the access to the conference :

welcome aperitif,
accomodation for the 3 days from Wednesday 14th at 12:00 to Friday 16th October after the lunch : rooms, bed and breakfast, coffee break, lunches and dinners,
abstract book
and the shuttle bus to reach the meeting from Nice and Marseille airports.

Senior with single room: 468€

Senior with twin room: 420€

Student, post-doc with twin room: 300€

Submission procedure : Submission for short talk presentation are now closed

If you would like to submit a poster, you have to indicate this during the pre-registration procedure. 

See guidelines







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Up Coming !

October, 14th 2015
Opening of the conference

October, 16th 2015
Closing of the Conference

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