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Elisabeth Ngo Bum Scholarship 2023
Deadline: 1 Dec 2023
This scholarship aims to assist young neuroscientist researchers’ conducting their doctorate/Ph.D studies (at most in the second year of their cycle) to carry out part of their research work in a research laboratory in Cameroon or the subregion.
Neuroscience Day: Neuroscience Development Factor
2 Dec 2023 – Bamako, Mali
On 2 December 2023, the Malian Neuroscience Society will bring together neurology, neurosurgery, radiology, endocrinology, anatomy, pathology, and pharmacy on Neuroscience Day.


More info: neurosciencesbamako@gmail.com

The BNA 2023 Festive Symposium: Unwrapping the Neuroscience of Emotions
11 Dec 2023 – London, UK 
On 11 December 2023, the British Neuroscience Association is hosting the 2023 Festive Symposium: Unwrapping the Neuroscience of Emotions, at the Francis Crick Institute, London. Register to experience neuroscientists in academia, the clinic, and the commercial sector share their latest research, and explore the topic from multiple viewpoints.


More info: https://www.bna.org.uk/meeting-booking/the-neuroscience-of-emotions/

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4th Nordic Neuroscience Meeting
15-17 Jan 2024 – Copenhagen, Denmark
The meeting is for all neuroscientists in the Nordic and Baltic countries, but scientists from other parts of the world are also welcome. The meeting’s objectives are to facilitate interactions, establish networks for future collaborations and achieve greater knowledge of neuroscience carried out in this part of the world.


More info: https://eventsignup.ku.dk/4th-nordic-neuroscience-meeting

Call for nominations: 2024 Joseph Altman Award
Deadline: 31 Jan 2024 
The goal of this Award is to recognize up-and-coming researchers who have made remarkable achievements in the field of developmental neuroscience. Nominations will be accepted from all over the world.


More info: https://www.jnss.org/en/joseph-altman-award

Call for Symposia Göttingen Meeting of the GNS
Deadline: 22 Feb 2024 
The Göttingen Meeting of the Neuroscience Society is held every two years in the tradition of the Göttingen Neurobiology Meeting alternating with the FENS Forum.
NWG members and all interested neuroscientists are invited to submit proposals for symposia from all areas of neuroscience.

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FENS Forum 2024: Sponsors and Exhibitors
The FENS Forum 2024 exhibition space, sponsored sessions and other sponsorship opportunities are now available. The Forum is the premier neuroscience congress in Europe that will bring together thousands of experts from basic to translational research and will take us to the forefront of our current understanding of brain research.


More info: https://fensforum.org/sponsors-and-exhibitors/

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2024 Canadian Neuroscience Meeting
19-22 May 2024 – Vancouver, Canada
The Canadian Association of Neuroscience invites you to join the 17th annual Canadian Neuroscience Meeting, between 19-22 May 2023, in Vancouver! The call for parallel symposia and satellite meetings begins on 25 October 2023, and the call for poster presentations will open later in November.


More info: https://can-acn.org/meeting-2024/

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XII Cajal Conference – Sex and epigenetics perspectives in mental disorders
22-24 May 2024 – Sant Feliu de Guíxols, Spain
The 12th Cajal Conference aims to discuss novel perspectives of epigenetics in mental conditions and how sex factors may influence the differential risk for psychiatric disorders in males and females, as well as the implementation of human organoid models to untangle the contribution of epimodulators and sex-related factors to behaviors and mental conditions.


More info: https://www.senc.es/en/


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IBNS Announces 2024 Keynotes
11-16 June 2024 – Panama City, Panama 
The International Behavioral Neuroscience Society (IBNS) is pleased to announce its distinguished lineup of Keynote speakers: Lisa Saksida (University of Western Ontario), Kafui Dzirasa (Duke University), Stephen Maren (Texas A&M University, Judith Homberg (Radboud Universiteit), Tim Bussey (University of Western Ontario).
Join IBNS, June 11-16, 2024, in beautiful Panama.


More info: https://www.ibnsconnect.org/meetings

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9th International Symposium on Experimental and Clinical Neurobiology
2-6 June 2024 – Košice, Slovakia
With the 9th International Symposium on Experimental and Clinical Neurobiology, the Slovak Academy of Sciences aims to create a forum for neuroscientists from Central Europe to meet with world-renowned experts, and for neuroscientists in basic research with clinical colleagues, with emphasis on the participation of early-career scientists. The symposium program is broad enough to enable the participation of the entire neuroscience community, not only of specialized expert groups.


More info: https://www.neurobiology.sk/symposium/

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INCF Assembly 2023: Recordings now available!
INCF had a blast at Assembly 2023, where they discussed open and FAIR neuroscience. In that spirit, the recap and session recordings are all available now on INCF TrainingSpace!
Read the recap: bit.ly/Assembly23blog
Watch the session recordings: bit.ly/Assembly23recordings

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9th Annual Neuroscience Conference
The 9th ANC was held at the University of Karachi on 12 and 13 August 2023, organized by PASBAN, and delved into the human mind’s complexities. Chief guest Prof. Atta ur Rehman set the stage for insightful discussions. Prof. Ather Enam’s plenary talk on “Evolution of consciousness” captivated attendees.

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PTBUN elections
Prof. Irena Nalepa, PhD has been elected for the new President of Polish Neuroscience Society (PTBUN). The main board of PTBUN will be constituted soon. We encourage you to follow the latest news of PTBUN available on our website and facebook.

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Establishment of the South Asian Association of Neuroscientists (SAAN)
Eminent neuroscientists from Nepal, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bhutan held a series of virtual meetings to establish a regional neuroscience association named “South Asian Association of Neuroscientists (SAAN)” planned to be formalized during South Asian Neuroscience Conference 2024 (SANEC 2024) which is scheduled to be organized in Nepal.


More info here.

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