1. Kick-Off meeting

WHEN?
26th November-1st December
CINCHRON partners are required to attend on Tuesday only, unless they are teaching on the following days. Students should be arriving on Sunday night, and attend until Saturday morning. They can check out on Saturday or Sunday morning.

WHERE? 
Valencia, Spain
Students accommodation, courses and talks: Colegio Major Rector Peset, Universitat de Valencia.
Supervisors accommodation: SH Ingles Boutique Hotel, Valencia.

WHO?
All the CINCHRON PIs and students, and some invited speakers

WHAT?

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MONDAY 26th
Students only
-Graduate Committee meeting (election of representatives)
-C2: Science integrity , Dr Meera Warrier, University of Leicester.

TUESDAY 27th
-Presentation of network organisation and requirements
-Student introductions
-Steering Committee meeting
-Supervisory meetings

WEDNESDAY 28th
R1. History of Chronobiology 

Roelof Hut: “Introduction to clocks”
Charalambos Kyriacou: “Historical overview of chronobiology”
Ezio Rosato: “The molecular basis of the fly circadian clock”
Charlotte Helfrich Foester: “Comparative insect clocks”
Urs Albrecht: “The mammalian clock”

THURSDAY 29th 
R2. Insect Seasonality

Eran Tauber: “Introduction to seasonality”
Louis Van de Zande and Leo Beukeboom “Seasonality in N. vitripennis
David Martinez-Torres: “Seasonality in pea aphids”
David G. Hazlerigg: “Seasonality in mammals”
David Dolezel: “Circadian and seasonal clocks comparison”

FRIDAY 30th & SATURDAY 1st
C1. Managing your project
Prof Menno Gerkema, University of Groningen.

 

KICK-OFF MEETING REGISTRATION