Scientific Program:
List of Speakers and Sessions Chairs


PLENARY SESSION SPEAKERS

Steven Benner (USA)

Gerald Schroeder (Israel)

Sir John Walker (UK)   
Ada Yonath (Israel)

PLENARY SESSION CHAIRS

Russ Carlson (USA)

Tim Cox (UK)   
Joel Sussman (Israel)

Speakers and Session Chairs

THE ORIGIN OF LIFE: PRE-BIOTIC CHEMISTRY 

ORIGIN OF LIFE: LIPIDS

ORIGIN & FINE-TUNING OF THE GENETIC CODE

PATHWAYS TO FUNCTIONAL ISLANDS IN PROTEIN SEQUENCE SPACE

EVOLUTION OF NOVEL PROTEINS BY MODIFICATION

EVOLUTIONARY GENETICS

FINE-TUNING OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS 

NEW APPROACHES IN EVOLUTIONARY THEORY

WHAT IS EMERGING?

Jeremy England (USA)

Peter Imming (Germany)

Ron Naaman (Israel)

David Snoke (USA)

Tomonori Totani (Japan)

James Tour (USA)

David Deamer (USA)

Tony Futerman (Israel)

Doron Lancet (Israel)

Nigel Pyne (UK)

Zachary Ardern (UK)

Ádám Kun (Hungary)

Paul Nelson (USA)

Scott Turner (USA)

Charisse Crenshaw (USA)

Sarel Fleishman (Israel)

Klára Hlouchová (Czech Republic)

Brian Miller (USA)

John Moult (USA)

Israel Silman (Israel)

Lianet Noda (Israel)

Shifra Ben-Dor (Israel)

Klaus Neuhaus (Germany)

Cara M. Weisman (USA)

Zachary Ardern (UK)

Michael Behe (USA)

Richard Buggs (UK)

Milana Frenkel-Morgenstern (Israel)

Ola Hössjer (Sweden)

Karl Skorecki (Israel)

Yuval Tabach (Israel)

Offer Gerlitz (Israel)

Emyr MacDonald (UK)

Siegfried Scherer (Germany)

Scott Turner (USA)

Charisse Crenshaw (USA)

Henry Heng (USA)

Martin Nowak (USA)

Addy Pross (Israel)

Yoav Soen (Israel)

James Shapiro (USA)

Zachary Ardern (UK)

Richard Buggs (UK)

Steve Fuller (UK)

Klára Hlouchová (Czech Republic)

Doron Lancet (Israel)

John Lennox (UK)

Addy Pross (Israel)

Nigel Pyne (UK)