6x Neuroscience conferences to attend this summer

6x Neuroscience conferences to attend this summer

Tuesday, 3 May, 2016

With hundreds of meetings every year it’s easy to overlook the best conferences to attend. But don’t worry: we sorted out some of the best meetings on neuroscience so you don’t have to. From national gatherings to international monster-meetings: these 6 neuroscience conferences are a must-visit this summer.

6x Neuroscience conferences to attend this summer

Every year hundreds of neuroscience meetings and conferences are organized around the world. While some international meetings are familiar for everyone, some of them could use a shoutout. These 6 neuroscience conferences are definitely on our calendar this summer:

International Behavioral Neuroscience Society 2016

7-12 June 2016
Budapest, Hungary


Since its foundation in 1992 the International Behavioral Neuroscience Society (IBNS) now has members from 34 different countries and consist of scientists, clinicians, teachers, and others with a background and interest in the relationship between brain and behavior.

This year’s marks the 25th anniversary of its annual meeting, inviting researchers to Budapest, Hungary.

Dutch Neuroscience Meeting 2016

9-10 June 2016
Lunteren, The Netherlands


Over the past decade, this annual Dutch Neuroscience Meeting has evolved into a unique national forum for the exchange of knowledge among various research disciplines in the field of neuroscience, including neuroendocrinology, psychology, neurology, and psychiatry.

Over two days, a scientific and social program will ensure an ideal atmosphere for both senior and junior scientists of the Low Countries.

10th FENS Forum of Neuroscience

2-6 July 2016
Copenhagen, Denmark


The Federation of European Neurosciences Societies (FENS) is the voice of European neuroscience, with 42 neuroscience member societies across 32 European countries. The highlight of their mission to advance European neuroscience education and research is their biannual meeting.

The 10th Forum of Neuroscience is taking place in Copenhagen, Denmark this year. With a packed conference program - including special interest groups and satellite events - make sure to add this to your calendar! 

23rd International "Stress and Behavior" Neuroscience and Biopsychiatry Conference

16-19 May 2016
St. Petersburg, Russia   


This annual international event in Russia is a gathering of scientists and psychiatrists from around the world. All share an interest in stress-evoked brain disorders in both humans and animals. So head to St. Petersburg this summer for the 23rd International "Stress and Behavior" Neuroscience and Biopsychiatry Conference.

Canadian Neuroscience Meeting 2016

29 May - 1 June 2016
Toronto, Canada


Another association that is celebrating an anniversary meeting: the Annual Canadian Neuroscience Meeting (CAN/ACN) in Toronto marks the 10th anniversary of an event where the best of Canadian Neuroscience gathers every year.

Cutting-edge neuroscience research and interaction between researchers of all fields are just some of the reasons not to miss this meeting.

Allied Genetics Conference (TAGC) 2016

13-17 July 2016
Orlando, United States


Seven different genetics research communities are brought together for the first time in this one of a kind event: the Allied Genetics Conference (TAGC), organized in Orlando, Florida from 13 - 17 July. The 12th International Conference on Zebrafish Development and Genetics is co-located in this first-time conference. 

The meeting is for everyone studying in the field of model organism genetics, with Drosophila, Mouse, and Zebrafish communities amongst them.

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