2020 IOB Symposium

Understanding Collective Behavior through Transdisciplinary Efforts


About this Event

The IOB Collective Behavior Symposium will have speakers and discussions to promote understanding collective behavior from multiple perspectives. We will include perspectives and work by biologists, engineers, computer scientists, roboticists, physicists, and chemists. The purpose of the IOB Symposium is to catalyze these transdisciplinary efforts at UGA and beyond.

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Dr. William E. Bentley, University of Maryland
  • Dr. Deborah M. Gordon, Stanford University
  • Dr. Heidi B. Kaplan, UTHealth | McGovern Medical School
  • Dr. Helen McCreery, Nagpal Research Group, Harvard University
  • Dr. Stephen Pratt, Arizona State University
  • Dr. Colin Torney, University of Glasgow

Please visit the UGA Marketplace | Institute of Bioinformatics to register!

Date And Time

Fri, March 20, 2020

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT

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University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel

1197 South Lumpkin Street

Athens, GA 30602

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Tickets are available through the UGA event website.

Additional event details TBA.

We are actively seeking sponsors for this event. If you interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Sandra Getz at iobadmin@uga.edu.