Plenary Speakers

Louise Barrett (University of Lethbridge, Canada):

Blank slates, straw men and sacred cows:
some (possibly heretical) views on evolution and human behaviour


Grazyna Jasienska (Jagiellonian University, Poland):

Evolutionary perspective on women’s reproduction and health


Jens Krause (Humboldt University, Germany):

Collective behaviour and collective cognition


Ron Lee (University of California, Berkeley, USA):

Evolutionary aspects of demography, sociality,
and intergenerational transfers


Jay Stock (University of Cambridge, UK):

Human adaptability in response to major cultural transitions
of the past 10,000 years


Jonathan Wells (University College London, UK):

Preventing chronic disease: an evolutionary perspective


EHBEA New Investigator 2016Olivier Morin
(Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Germany)

Culture’s what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans