The Human Journey: A Genetic Odyssey
Dr. Spencer Wells takes us on an epic journey that spans the globe, using DNA to trace the migration routes of our ancient ancestors and revealing the incredible tapestry of human diversity created along the way.
About Our Speaker:
Spencer Wells is a geneticist, anthropologist, author, entrepreneur, adjunct professor at the University of Texas at Austin, and owner of Antone's, an iconic nightclub in Austin, Texas.
He is a Distinguished Alumnus, College of Natural Sciences, UT Austin. He co-hosts “The Insight” podcast with Razib Khan. Wells led The Genographic Project from 2005 to 2015 as an Explorer-in-Residence at the National Geographic Society. He is the Founder and CEO of Insitome. Insitome is a company that helps you reveal the fascinating story carried in your DNA.
6:50am - Coffee & Networking
7:10am - Breakfast Buffet
7:25am - Introductions & Announcements
7:50am - Speaker Introduction
8:20am - Q&A
8:30am - Have a wonderful Wednesday!
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