Preliminary Program:
List of Speakers and Sessions Chairs
Note that this is not the final version as the program is still developing

PLENARY SESSION SPEAKERS

Sir John Walker (Cambridge, UK)     
Ada Yonath (Rehovot)

Speakers and Session Chairs

THE FINE-TUNING OF THE  UNIVERSE

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 I

FINE-TUNING OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS II

NEW APPROACHES IN EVOLUTIONARY THEORY

WHAT IS EMERGING?

Brian Keating (San Diego)

Gerald Schroeder (Jerusalem)
David Snoke
(Pittsburgh)

Nigel Pyne (Glasgow)

Peter Imming (Halle)

Ron Naaman (Rehovot)

Tomonori Totani (Tokyo)

James Tour (Houston)

Steve Benner (Alachua)

David Deamer (Santa Cruz)

Tony Futerman (Rehovot)

Doron Lancet (Rehovot)

Paul Nelson (Seattle)

Zachary Ardern (Karlsruhe)

Ádám Kun (Budapest)

Joel Sussman (Rehovot)

Sir Alan Fersht (Cambridge, UK)

Charisse Crenshaw (Dallas)

John Moult (Rockville)

Sarel Fleishman (Rehovot)

Brian Miller (Seattle)

Jeremy England (Israel)

Avihu Yona (Rehovot)

Lianet Noda (Rehovot)

Richard Buggs (London)

Shifra Ben-Dor (Rehovot)

Klaus Neuhaus (Munich)

Karl Skorecki (Safed)

Ola Hössjer (Stockholm)

Michael Behe (Bethlehem, PA)

Milana Frenkel-Morgenstern (Safed)

Martin Nowak (Boston)

Russ Carlson (Athens, GA)

Michael Sherman (Ariel)

Robert Haltiwanger (Athens, GA)

Gordan Lauc (Zagreb)

Emyr MacDonald (Cardiff)

Siegfried Scherer (Munich)

Offer Gerlitz (Jerusalem)

Uri Alon (Rehovot)

Scott Turner (New York)

Yoav Soen (Rehovot)

James Shapiro (Chicago)

Tim Cox (Cambridge)

Steve Fuller (Coventry)

John Lennox (Oxford)

Addy Pross (Beersheva)

Guenter Wagner (New Haven)