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Department of Primatology

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Deutscher Platz 6
04103 Leipzig

phone.: +49 (341) 3550 - 200
fax: +49 (341) 3550 - 299

e-mail: gfpleipzig2015@[>>> Please remove the brackets! <<<]eva.mpg.de

Gesellschaft für Primatologie


Program GfP 2015 Leipzig

Wednesday, 11 February

Time Venue Speaker Title
Wolfgang Koehler Research Center
13:30 / 15:00 Zoo Leipzig, WKRC   Guided tour through Wolfgang Koehler Research Center
Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
from 15:00 on MPI EVA - Foyer   Registration
18:00-19:00 MPI EVA - Foyer Clutton-Brock, Tim Opening plenary talk
19:00-20:00     Scientific speed dating
from 20:00 on     Cometogether (food & drinks)

Thursday, 12 February

Time Venue Speaker Title
University of Leipzig - Institute of Biology Allgemeine und Angewandte Botanik
    Chair: Tobias Deschner
09:00-09:45  Biology I - lecture hall 115 Beehner, Jacintha Session 1: Plenary talk
09:45-10:00 Berghaenel, Andreas The (mal)- adaptive value of prenatal stress during early ontogeny [abstract]
10:00-10:15 Schaebs, Franka Simea Demographic factors influencing male wild white-faced capuchin endocrinology [abstract]
10:15-10:30 Carlitz, Esther New insights into hair cortisol measurement for long-term stress monitoring in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) [abstract]
10:30-11:00 Foyer lecture hall    coffee break
    Chair: Verena Behringer
11:00-11:15  Biology I - lecture hall 115 Rachel, Anne An ultrasound-based model to study follicular dynamics in common marmosets [abstract]
11:15-11:30   Mietsch, Matthias Non-invasive health screening for common marmosets using blood pressure [abstract]
11:30-11:45   Jaenig, Susann Analysing Body Odour of Great Apes Using GC-MS [abstract]
11:45-12:00   Kuecklich, Marlen  Difference in olfactory profiles across female cycle stages in chimpanzees [abstract]
12:00-12:15   Heldstab, Sandra The role of body fat, seasonality and lifestyle in brain size evolution [abstract]
12:15-12:30   Morbach, Zina Gastro-intestinal parasite prevalence and social network position in Barbary macaques at Affenberg Salem [abstract]
12:30-13:30 Uni Mensa/city   lunch break
    Chair: Thomas Breuer
13:30-14:15  Biology I - lecture hall 115 Kuehl, Hjalmar Session 2: Plenary talk
14:15-14:30   Junker, Jessica Integrating wildlife conservation with conflicting economic land-use goals in a West African biodiversity hotspot [abstract]
14:30-14:45   Hartel, Jessica Effects of long term research on conservation on Kibale NP An integrated approach to social cultural and biol sustainability [abstract]
14:45-15:00   McCarthy, Maureen  Genetic censusing suggests unexpectedly sizable numbers of chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) living in forest fragments in western Uganda [abstract]
15:00-15:15   Seiler, Nicole Ranging on community land and crop-raiding by mountain gorillas [abstract]
15:15-15:30   Seltmann, Anne Group movements in Barbary macaques [abstract]
15:30-16:00 Foyer lecture hall    coffee break
16:00-18:00 Biology I  - lecture hall 115   GfP General meeting
18:00-20:00 Foyer lecture hall    poster session [poster titles & authors] & cometogether

Friday, 13 February

Time Venue Speaker Title
University of Leipzig - Institute of Biology Allgemeine und Angewandte Botanik
    Chair: Anja Widdig
09:00-09:45  Biology I - lecture hall 115 Alberts, Susann Session 3: Plenary talk
09.45-10:00   Staedele, Veronika Patterns of philopatry and dispersal in a multilevel primate society [abstract]
10:00-10:15   Kopp, Gisela Gene flow patterns in West African baboons [abstract]
10:15-10:30   Fünfstück, Tillmann Central and eastern chimpanzees are characterized by clinal genetic variation [abstract]
10:30-11:00 Foyer lecture hall   coffee break
    Chair: NN
11:00-11:15  Biology I - lecture hall 115 Neumann, Christof Coalitions, dominance rank and reproductive success in wild male crested macaques [abstract]
11:15-11:30   Haunhorst, Christine The nature of heterosexual bonds in wild Assamese macaques [abstract]
11:30-11:45   Koch, Flavia Intergroup encounters in Verreaux’s sifakas factors influencing individual participation [abstract]
11:45-12:00   Tiddi, Barbara Is female mating preference contingent upon male resource-control? An experimental approach in wild tufted capuchin monkeys [abstract]
12:00-12:15   Sanchez-Amaro, Alex Natural Choices of Food in Great Apes [abstract]
12:15-12:30   Oelze, Viktoria Reconstructing temporal variation in great ape diets - stable isotope analyses in non-invasively collected hair [abstract]
12:30-13:30 Uni Mensa/city   lunch break
  Chair: Roman Wittig
13:30-14:15  Biology I - lecture hall 115 Fischer, Julia Session 4: Plenary talk
14:15-14:30 Schel, Anne Marijke Recipient directed food calls in chimpanzees: precursors for triadic communication? [abstract]
14:30-14:45   Kalan, Ammie Chimpanzee food calls the effects of socio ecological context on structure and production [abstract]
14:45-15:00   Luef, Eva-Maria Food humming in gorillas (Gorilla g. gorilla) in the wild – A preliminary report [abstract]
15:00-15:30 Foyer lecture hall - ground floor   coffee break
    Chair: Anne Marijke Schel
15:30-15:45  Biology I - lecture hall 115 Froehlich, Marlen ‘Climb aboard’! – Gestural initiation of carries in mother-infant pairs of wild chimpanzees [abstract]
15:45-16:00   Douglas, Pamela Heidi Pointing and pantomime in Pan paniscus: evidence of language precursors [abstract]
16:00-16:15   Scheider, Linda How do gibbons use facial expressions in social interactions? [abstract]
16:15-16:30   Ban, Dagui Simone Taï chimpanzees anticipate revisiting high-valued fruit trees from further distances [abstract]
16:30-16:45   Jang, Haneul Javan gibbons (Hylobates moloch) regulate the timing of visits to preferred plant species in response to predictability of fruiting patterns [abstract]
16:45-17:00   Engelmann, Jan Chimpanzees trust in reciprocity [abstract]
17:00-17:15   Karg, Katja Chimpanzees Strategically Manipulate What Others Can See [abstract]
17:15-17:30   Schmidtke, Daniel Standardized cognitive testing (CANTAB) in a strepsirrhine primate [abstract]
Moritzbastei Leipzig
19:00-24:00 Moritzbastei (next to MDR tower)   Farewell Party