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Back to Basics Workshop – Understanding the Molecular basis of Alzheimer’s disease

Macquarie University, Sydney 24 September 2019 - Click here for more information

Topics will include presenilins, amyloid, tau or inflammation and alternate hypotheses.

The workshop provides an opportunity to network and share ideas/resources with like -minded researchers or argue your point of view.

Lively debates expected! and the chance for students/early career researchers to present their work.  So if you are in town for the AAIC satellite meeting (25th-27th September) (or even if you don’t plan on going to the satellite meeting) you are welcome to attend, participate or submit an abstract to the workshop.


The 10th IBRO (International Brain Research Organization) World Congress of Neuroscience, in Daegu, Korea from September 21-25, 2019

The IBRO World Congress has been held every four years since 1982, and it is one of the most prominent international scientific congresses of its kind expected to be attended by over 4,000 neuroscientists from around the world. IBRO aims to promote neuroscience research and communication among researchers globally and provide educational support for young investigators from developing countries. IBRO2019 will be a fascinating opportunity for participants to share the latest discoveries and ideas in the diverse fields of brain and neuroscience research.

The plenary and keynote lectures including presentation by Nobel Laureate Professor Erwin Neher and over 40 symposia by nearly two hundred experts in various fields of neuroscience will be the centerpiece of the conference. Multiple satellite sessions and meetings for special topics are also included to bring rich content for all participants.

For more detailed information, please visit the IBRO 2019 website,


2019 Intl Machado-Joseph Disease/SCA3 Research Conference - Washington, DC USA

12 - 13 November 2019 to directly precede IARC 2019, which will be held 14-16 November.

Early bird registration closes 30 September 2019.

To learn more, register please visit our website

The purpose of this satellite meeting of IARC 2019 is to advance international research in Machado-Joseph Disease (MJD), also known as Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 3 (SCA3), and foster international collaborations to assist the scientific discovery of treatments and innovations in care for people living with MJD, their families and communities. We believe through strengthening partnerships we can achieve a future free from MJD.


Inaugural MND New Zealand Research Conference 

9 December 2019 in Auckland, New Zealand 
Early bird registration closes 4 November 2019

We are excited to announce that MND New Zealand, in association with the NZ MND Research Network, will be hosting the inaugural MND New Zealand Research Conference on the 9th December in Auckland.

This is your opportunity to hear the latest updates from internationally recognised experts in MND clinical research, and discover what research is currently taking place right here in New Zealand. 

Early bird pricing is available until November 4th with discounted pricing available for students, people with MND and their carers. Travel grants are also available. 

Click here to register or find out more. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any queries or questions.

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We look forward to seeing you there!


Systems & Computational Neuroscience Down Under (SCiNDU) 2020

29 January 2020 9:00am – 31 January 2020 5:00pm

Early bird registration closes 15 November 2019.

Systems & Computational Neuroscience Down Under is a leading forum for systems and computational neuroscientists to interact and share their insights into the function of neural circuits and systems.

Abstract submissions for poster presentation are welcome. Please submit your abstract to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with subject line "SCiNDU Abstract" by 15 November 2019. Include authors, affiliations and abstract body (body max 250 words). Word, PDF and plain text are all acceptable (abstracts will be reformatted for inclusion in the program book). 

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Active Brain 2020 conference

The event will take place at the Australian Institute of Sport, Canberra Australia in May 2020.

Further detail can be found at the conference website:

The conference includes confirmed world-leading speakers from North America, Europe and Australia. The conference covers a new, innovative area not well-represented by other conferences. It is cross-disciplinary, and brings together fields such as high performance sport, neuroscience, psychology, mental and brain health among others. The conference focuses on the brain and physical activity. From both a health and performance perspective, international and national experts will discuss the role that physical activity has on the brain, and how the brain can influence physical activity.


FENS Forum 2020 

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Glasgow, July 11th - July 15th, 2020 

United Kingdom The FENS Forum of Neuroscience is the largest international neuroscience meeting in Europe, involving all neuroscience societies’ members of FENS, and held biannually on every even year. The FENS Forum strives to promote excellence in neuroscience research in Europe at large and to facilitate the interaction between scientists in and outside Europe. Participants in the FENS Forums are scientists at all career levels working in all areas of neuroscience research. Students and early career researchers are extensively represented as a group in the Forum.

Call for symposium and technical workshop proposals submission: 25 March - 20 May 2019



Australian Functional Genomics - Register your interest!

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