PLENARY LECTURERS

ANA AMADOR (University of Buenos Aires, Argentina)

An integrative view of birdsong production: biomechanics and neural dynamics

EUGENIA CHIAPPE (Champalimaud, Portugal)

“Motor context orchestrates visual control of locomotion in Drosophila”

ELENA GRECHEVA (Yale, USA)

Molecular adaptations to the unique life style in mammalian hibernators

ELISSA HALLEM (UCLA, USA)

Neurobiology of parasitic nematodes. Host-seeking behaviors of skin-penetrating nematodes

MICHIYO KINOSHITA (SOKENDAI, Japan)

Visual world of flower foraging swallowtail butterflies

NATHAN MOREHOUSE (University of Cincinnati, USA)

“The evolution of color vision in jumping spiders”

JENNY READ (Newcastle, UK)

Stereoscopic vision in the praying mantis

CARLOS RIBEIRO (Champalimaud, Portugal)

The gourmet fly: how needs turn into wants

HIDEAKI TAKEUCHI (Okayama University, Japan)

Exploring the neural geography of the social brain using medaka fish