Preliminary programme 
 
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Sunday
20 August
 
  • Evolution Festival including public lecture by Randy Nesse
  • Opening ESEB 2017
  • Opening lecture by Linda Partridge on evolution of ageing
  • Opening reception

Monday
21 August
 
Joint programme with the International Society for Evolution, Medicine & Public Health (ISEMPH)
 
  • Keynote lecture by Svante Pääbo on human evolution and ancient health and disease genes
  • Parallel symposia
  • ISEMPH closing lecture by Steve Stearns (founder of ESEB and ISEMPH)
  • Poster session 
  • Drinks

Tuesday
22 August
 
  • Keynote lecture by Nicole Dubilier
  • Parallel symposia
  • Poster session

Wednesday
23 August
 
  • Keynote lecture by Andreas Wagner
  • Parallel symposia
  • Excursions

Thursday
24 August
 
  • Keynote lecture by Renée Duckworth
  • Parallel symposia 
  • Poster session

Friday
25 August
 
  • Keynote lecture by Chris Jiggins
  • Parallel symposia
  • Presidential address by Nina Wedell
  • MS prize winners
  • Closing of ESEB 2017
  • Conference dinner & party