10th Annual LERN Conference: Programme

This year’s conference programme can be downloaded here:

[Programme]


The 10th Annual LERN Conference

09:00–18:00, Tuesday 6 November 2012
Archaeology Lecture Theatre G6,
Institute of Archaeology, UCL, 31-34 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PY
Free Registration

The LERN conference provides an opportunity for postgraduate students and early-career researchers working on any aspect of evolution to present their work to a diverse audience. Coffee breaks, lunch, and a post-event wine reception will be provided.

This year’s session keynote speakers will be:

  • Dr Marc Jones, UCL – the founding Chairman of LERN
  • Dr Keith Jensen, QMUL
  • Dr Frank Jiggins, University of Cambridge

Venue: Archaeology Lecture Theatre G6,
Institute of Archaeology, 31-34 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PY

Registration is free.

Please register for attendance stating your name and affiliation, by email to: londonevolution@gmail.com.

On-the-day registration will be possible, but pre-registration is appreciated for catering logistics.

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Change of Date: 10th Annual LERN Conference

The 10th Annual LERN Conference

09:00–17:30, Tuesday 6 November 2012

Archaeology Lecture Theatre

University College London

Free Registration


Please note that the LERN conference will now be held on Tuesday 6 November. The committee apologises for any inconvenience from the change of date, and hopes that you are still able to attend.

The LERN conference provides an opportunity for postgraduate students and early-career researchers working on any aspect of evolution to present their work to a diverse audience. Coffee breaks, lunch, and a post-event wine reception will be provided.

This year’s session keynote speakers will be:

  • Dr Marc Jones, UCL – the founding Chairman of LERN
  • Dr Keith Jensen, QMUL
  • Dr Frank Jiggins, University of Cambridge

Venue: Archaeology Lecture Theatre G6,
Institute of Archaeology, 31-34 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PY

Registration is free.

Please register for attendance stating your name and affiliation, by email to: londonevolution@gmail.com.

On-the-day registration will be possible, but pre-registration is appreciated for catering logistics.


 **** Poster Abstract submission extended ****

All talk slots are now filled, but poster abstracts are invited for submission. The poster display will run throughout the day, with specific sessions scheduled during plenary session breaks. Prizes will be awarded for the best poster.

*To apply to present a poster, please email your abstract (250 word limit) with the following information to londonevolution@gmail.com by Friday 5 October 2012:

  • Name
  • Institution and Department
  • Programme and year of study

Call for Abstracts: 10th Annual LERN Conference

The 2012 LERN Committee is pleased to announce:

The 10th Annual LERN Conference

10:00–17:30, Tuesday 2 October 2012

University College London

Free Registration


The LERN conference provides an opportunity for postgraduate students and early-career researchers working on any aspect of evolution to present their work to a diverse audience. Contributions may be submitted in presentation or poster format. Last year’s programme, available here, demonstrates the broad range of topics showcased at the conference. We welcome applications from researchers at institutions both inside and outside of London. Coffee breaks, lunch, and a post-event wine reception will be provided.

The conference spans a full day with four sessions. This year’s session keynote speakers will be:

  • Dr Marc Jones, UCL – the founding Chairman of LERN
  • Dr Keith Jensen, QMUL
  • Professor Kate Jones, UCL and ZSL

Registration is free.

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


**** Abstract submission is now open ****

Talks are 15 minutes long with five minutes for questions. The poster display will run throughout the day, with specific sessions scheduled during plenary session breaks. Prizes will be awarded for the best talk and best poster.

*To apply to present a talk or poster, please email your abstract (250 word limit) with the following information to londonevolution@gmail.com by Friday 2 September 2012:

  • Name
  • Institution and Department
  • Programme and year of study
  • Please indicate if your abstract is for a presentation or poster.