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CIG Seminars Spring 2022 Program

CIG Seminars Spring 2022

Monday 12:15, Génopode, auditorium B

Free entrance

Monday January 17, 2022 (ONLINE)
Paola Picotti, ETHZ, CH
Host: Richard Benton

Monday January 24, 2022 (ONLINE)
Gaëlle Legube, CNRS-University of Toulouse, FR
Host: Maria C. Gambetta

Monday January 31, 2022 Postponed to May 16
Robbie Loewith, University of Geneva, CH
Host: Aleksandar Vjestica

Monday February 21, 2022 (ONLINE)
Angela Hay, Max-Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, DE
Host: Sebastian Soyk

Monday February 28, 2022
David Gatfield, CIG, University of Lausanne, CH
Host: Alexandre Reymond

Monday March 14, 2022
Benedetta Bolognesi, Institute for Bioengineering of Catalunya, Barcelona, ES
Host: Jolanda van Leeuwen

Monday March 28, 2022 (ONLINE)
Melina Schuh, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, DE
Host: Aleksandar Vjestica

Monday April 11, 2022
Michaela Frye, DKFZ, Heidelberg, DE
Host: Jean-Yves Roignant

CANCELLED Monday April 25, 2022
Benjamin Prud’homme, IBDM-UMR 7288, Marseille, France
Host: Thomas Auer

Monday May 9, 2022
Tony Nolan, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
Host: Thomas Auer

Monday May 16, 2022
Robbie Loewith, University of Geneva, CH
Host: Aleksandar Vjestica

Monday May 23, 2022
Alexander Schier, University of Basel, CH
Host: Richard Benton

Monday June 20, 2022
René Ketting, IMB Mainz, DE
Hosts: PhD students & Postdocs

CANCELLED Monday June 27, 2022
Stephen Goodwin, University of Oxford, UK
Host: Thomas Auer

“Genetic dissection of sexual behaviour”


BIG SEMINARS 2021-2022

BIG seminars 2021-2022

Every first Monday of the month 16h15,
Auditorium Biophore Building
UniL-Sorge at Dorigny

Free entrance

Some of these events may happen online and some on site. Please look at our website https://unil.ch/cig/big in due time to get the useful information.

BIG is an interdepartmental seminar series, and is organized by Olivier Delaneau, Ted Farmer, Yolanda Schaerli, Tanja Schwander and Nadine Vastenhouw

6 December 2021
Prisca Liberali, University of Basel, FMI, Switzerland
Decoding design principles of tissue organization

10 January 2022 ONLINE
Maya Schuldiner, Weizmann Institute of Sciences, Israel
Peroxisomes – small organelles with exciting biology and a huge impact on human health

7 March 2022 (GEN C)
Corné Pieterse, Utrecht University, NL
Bi-directional signaling at the microbiome-root-shoot axis

4 April 2022
Roman Ulm, University of Geneva, Switzerland
“Seeing the invisible – perception and signaling of UV-B radiation in plants

2 May 2022
Anna-Liisa Laine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
“How important is host diversity for disease?”


2021-2022 CIG research progress seminars

The CIG research progress seminars start again this Fall 2021 every other Thursday from 16h to 17h in the Auditorium A: