Seminars and Symposiums

The Herbert and Florence Irving Institute for Cancer Dynamics organizes seminars and lectures opened to the Columbia community and to researchers outside Columbia. 

Check out our calendar for the latest events.

Previous Events

Screenshot of virtual lecture by Alison Etheridge
  • Lecture 1​​: Spatial Population Models (Nov 6th, 2020)​​​​​ - Check out the Recording and the Slides 
  • Lecture 2: Expanding Populations (Nov 13th, 2020) - Check out the Recording and the Slides 
  • Lecture 3: The Infinitesimal Model (Nov 20th, 2020) - Check out the Recording and the Slides 

 

Screenshot of virtual lecture by Amaury Lambert
  • Lecture 1: Genealogy of One or Many Genes (Oct 9th, 2020) - Check out the Recording and the Slides
  • Lecture 2: The Formation of New Species (Oct 16th, 2020) - Check out the Recording and the Slides
  • Lecture 3: Coevolving Genes and Species (Oct 23rd, 2020) - Check out the Recording and the Slides
Symposium on Probabilistic Methods in Biological Sciences Flyer

Understanding and controlling randomness is crucial in solving global challenges including contemporary problems in biology. To unite the scientists utilizing probabilistic methods to tackle biological problems, Ivan Corwin, Professor, Dept. of Mathematics, led a symposium on March 6, 2020, co-organized by the Herbert and Florence Irving Institute for Cancer Dynamics and the Probability and Society Initiative.

Read more here.

Flyer of First IICD Seminar Series (November 2019)

The Herbert and Florence Irving Institute for Cancer Dynamics holds a seminar series opened to researchers from the Columbia community.