Moderator: David Relman
1:45–2:15:Social evolutionary theory, cooperation, and the expression of virulence in microbial communities
Sam Brown, University of Edinburgh
2:15–2:45:Ecological factors and processes during evolutionary transitions in Darwinian individuality
Paul Rainey, New Zealand Institute for Advanced Study & Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology
2:45–3:15:Evolution of cooperation and control of cheating in the social amoeba: Dictyostelium discoideum
Joan E. Strassmann, Washington University
3:45–4:15:Swarming bacteria as freight haulage systems
Colin J. Ingham, Wageningen University
4:15–4:45:Emergence and robustness of multicellular behavior in bacteria
Joao Xavier, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
4:45–5:15:Mathematical and computational challenges in the study of complex adaptive systems
Simon A. Levin, Princeton University

From: Appendix B, Agenda

Cover of The Social Biology of Microbial Communities
The Social Biology of Microbial Communities: Workshop Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US) Forum on Microbial Threats.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2012.
Copyright © 2012, National Academy of Sciences.

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