Conference Structure

The 22nd International Neuroscience Winter Conference has been cancelled 

Due to the current status of the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe and Americas safe and/or unrestricted travel for participants is not possible and therefore a smooth and safe in-person conference cannot be guaranteed in the next couple of months. Thank you for your kind understanding.  

Organizing Committee

Tobias Bonhoeffer (Germany)
Thomas Mrsic-Flogel (UK)
Alois Saria (chair, Austria)
Stephan Schwarzacher (Germany)

Keynote Lectures (confirmed - to be supplemented)
Lisa Giocomo (Stanford, USA) Multiple maps for navigation

Paola Arlotta (Harvard, USA) Understanding human brain development: from embryos to organoids

Tiago Branco (Sainsbury Wellcome Centre, UK) Neural circuits and mechanisms of instinctive escape behavior


Special Interest Sessions


Keynote lectures by invitation only. Symposia and special interest sessions are selected from complete applications according to the guidelines. All other registered participants may submit one abstract for poster presentation which must be submitted before the abstract deadline. No short oral presentations will be scheduled. 

The conference will start on March 29th 2020 in the late afternoon and end on April 2nd 2020 at noon. 

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