Inferring Natural Selection using Genomic Data

Ferrara, Italy, 16-18 December 2016


How tailored experimental design and robust statistical approaches from population genomics and phylogenomics can be combined to discover signature of recent and ancient selection?


Theory, methods and examples in adaptation genomics will be presented by invited speakers and SIBE members, and selected participants will be asked to present their contributions.

Three round tables based on general themes or specific papers are planned to stimulate the discussion among participants.

A workshop supported by the Italian Society of Evolutionary Biology in collaboration with the University of Ferrara.