Wednesday 25th

Session 3 – Beyond self-organization I: the evolution of complexity
Chair: Franck Grammont (Université de Nice)

09h00 – 10h00: The evolution of Complexity: The mechanism of Dynamical Decoupling
- Alvaro Moreno (Universidad del Pais Vasco)

10h00 – 11h00: From tinkering to design: lessons and open questions
- Ricard Solé (Universidad Pompeu Fabra)

11H00 – 11h15: Coffee break

11h15 – 12h15: On the origin of autonomy – a new look at the major transitions in evolution
- Bernd Rosslenbroich (Universität Witten/Herdecke)

12h15 – 13h45: Lunch

Session 4 – Beyond self-organization II: constitutive and interactive autonomy
Chair: Sandro Vaienti (Université de Provence)

13h45 – 14h45: Aging landscapes
- Paul-Antoine Miquel (Université de Nice)

14h45 – 15h45: Basic autonomy: from self-organization to self-construction
- Kepa Ruiz-Mirazo (Universidad del Pais Vasco)

15h45 – 16h00: coffee break

16h00 – 17h00: Somewhere Between Reductionist Obstinacy and Instrumentalist Coyness: Characterizing Biological Levels, Causes and Entities
- Slobodan Perovic (University of Belgrade)

17h00 – 18h00: Dynamical criticality in cells
- Stuart Kauffman (University of Vermont)

18h00 – 19h00: Round Table (leaded by Philippe Huneman, IHPST, Université Paris 1)