News: LERN 8th Annual Conference Program

The 8th Annual LERN Conference will be held on Thursday 11th November 2010 in the Archaeology Lecture Theater (Institute of Archaeology, UCL). Mark your diary now!

The LERN conference provides an opportunity for postgraduate students working on any aspect of evolution to present their work to a diverse audience. This year’s keynote speakers will be Dr Anjali Goswami (University College London) presenting on ‘Integrating integration from development to deep time and why it matters‘, and Dr Ian Barnes (Royal Holloway) presenting on ‘Death and the City: Selection for disease resistance in historically urbanised populations‘.

Prizes will be handed out for best talk and best poster.

This year’s conference program and schedule can now be downloaded here:


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To register for the conference (free), please click here to download the registration form and email to londonevolution@gmail.com by November 10th 2010. You may also register free of charge on the day of the conference.

Please bring the conference to the attention of anyone who may be interested, and contact us for any other conference inquiries on londonevolution@gmail.com.

Information on how to reach UCL and the Archaeology Lecture Theatre can be found on the conference booklet.

* This event if free and all are welcome. Refreshments, lunch and wine reception will be provided free of charge.

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LERN 8th Annual Conference


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The 8th Annual LERN Conference will be held on Thursday 11th November 2010 in the Archaeology Lecture Theater (Institute of Archaeology, UCL). Mark your diary now!

The LERN conference provides an opportunity for postgraduate students working on any aspect of evolution to present their work to a diverse audience. Last year’s program, available here, demonstrates the broad range of topics showcased at the conference. We welcome applications from institutions beyond London.

The conference spans a full day, with four sessions and two keynote speakers.

Talks are 15 minutes long with five minutes for questions. Posters may also be submitted. Prizes are awarded for the best talk and best poster.

Registration is free, and there will be a drinks reception after the conference.


*To apply to present a talk or poster, please complete the form questions below and email to londonevolution@gmail.com by October 14th 2010.

*To register for the conference, please click here to download the registration form and email to londonevolution@gmail.com by November 10th 2010.


You should receive an email confirming receipt of your application within three days. Please send your application again if you do not!

Further information regarding the conference, including keynote speakers, publicity posters, and timetabling, will be confirmed and circulated in due course.

Please bring the conference to the attention of anyone who may be interested, and contact us for any other conference enquiries on londonevolution@gmail.com.

* Refreshments, lunch and wine reception will be provided free of charge.

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Name:

Institution and Department:

Programme and year of study:

Abstract (no more than 250 words):

Would you prefer to present your work as a talk or a poster?

For talk abstract submitters: Would you like to be considered for a poster if you are unsuccessful in getting a talk?