South 2012


The 16th Annual New Zealand Phylogenetics Meeting

Date: Sunday 29th January - Friday 3rd February, 2012

Last updated 4 April 2012
Photograph Gallery page
List of Participants (PDF, 159 KB)
Talk Titles and Abstracts (PDF, 412 KB)
The Program (PDF, 309 KB)

Location[AWCMEE logo]

Edward Percival Field Station - [google maps]
South Island
New Zealand

Conference co-ordinators:

Mike Steel and Charles Semple
Biomathematics Research Centre
Mathematics & Statistics
University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, NZ and

Bill Martin at Kaikoura09Follow-up events

ABaCass2012 - Algebraic Biology at Cass 2012, Feb 4-10, 2012

1st NZ Phylogenetics Workshop - Dunedin, Feb 7-10, 2012
- poster (PDF, 363 KB)

Previous conferences:

Leigh 2011
Doom 10
Kaikoura 09
Whitianga 08
Doom 07


Kaikoura 06
Whitianga 05
Doom 04
Kaikoura 03
Whitianga 02

Doom 01 - info (PDF, 25 KB)
Ruahine 00
Kaikoura 99

Kaikoura 09Registration Fee

Regular NZ$300
Students NZ$200


Pre-registrations have closed. However, inquiries can be directed to Mike Steel.

Registrations fees (if not paid by Nov. 20, 2011), need to be paid in cash on arrival.

The Penny Ante

A prize of your choice between $100 or a bottle of single malt whisky (for medicinal purposes only). This is for the solution to any well-specified problem (mathematical or otherwise) hosted here that is announced by the end of the 2012 NZ phylogenetics conference. Nominations for suitable problems can be sent to us at any time. The Penny Ante is named in honour of Professor David Penny. Here are the current challenges (PDF, 135 KB) - updated 8 July 2011.

  • Biomathematics Research Centre
    University of Canterbury
    Private Bag 4800, Christchurch
    New Zealand
  • Prof. Mike Steel
    Phone +64 3 364 2987 ext 7688
    Fax: +64 3 364 2587
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