Berlin, Germany

Epigenetics meets mathematics

when 2 July 2017 - 8 July 2017
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 150

The combination of experimental epigenetics with theoretical biology is immensely powerful but surprisingly rare. The IRI Summer School “Epigenetics meets mathematics“ aims to inspire experimentalists and theoreticians in epigenetics research each to engage with the other discipline.

Invited speakers include:

Luca Giorgetti (Basel)
Hanspeter Herzel (Berlin)
Martin Howard (Norwich)
Edda Klipp (Berlin)
Davide Mazza (Milan)
Nacho Molina (Illkirch)
Mario Nicodemi (Naples)
Ana Pombo (Berlin)
Marc Rehmsmeier (Berlin)
Leonie Ringrose (Berlin)
Kim Sneppen (Copenhagen)

Course leader

Prof. Dr. Leonie Ringrose (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, IRI Life Sciences, Germany)

Target group

The programme offers outstanding PhD students and Postdocs, who work experimentally or theoretically in epigenetics research, a comprehensive overview of current research combining theoretical biology and experimental epigenetics in lectures and workshops held by internationally renowned experts.

Fee info

EUR 150: The fee will cover cost for participation in social events.


All costs for travelling, accommodation and course materials will be covered for successful applicants.