[Comp-neuro] Registration for Seventeenth Annual Computational Neuroscience Meeting CNS*2008

Ranu Jung Ranu.Jung at asu.edu
Thu May 29 18:43:30 CEST 2008


CALL FOR REGISTRATION, CNS*2008

 

EARLY REGISTRATION ENDS JUNE 1 

 

Seventeenth Annual Computational Neuroscience Meeting CNS*2008

July 19 - July 24, 2008

Portland, Oregon

http://www.cnsorg.org <http://www.cnsorg.org/> 

 

CNS*2008 will be held in Portland, Oregon July 19-24, 2008.  A welcome
reception will be held on the evening of July 19th and the scientific
program will start Sunday, July 20th in the morning.  The main meeting
will take place July 20-22 in downtown Portland at The Benson Hotel,
currently listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and a
Portland landmark.  The main meeting will be followed by two days of
workshops, July 23-24 at the OHSU Center for Health and Healing, at the
foot of the Aerial tram to OHSU.  The meeting banquet will be held July
21.

 

Submission of abstracts for review is now closed. The talks and posters
at the meeting will present research that includes experimental,
model-based, as well as more abstract theoretical approaches to
understanding neurobiological computation.  Also presented will be new
technical approaches to theoretical and experimental issues in
computational neuroscience or relevant software packages.

 

This year we are having Invited Talks related to Systems Biology and
Molecular Level Modeling in Neuroscience.

 

INVITED SPEAKERS:

 

Upinder Bhalla (National Centre for Biological Sciences, India)

Kim (Avrama) Blackwell (George Mason University)

Victor Derkach (Oregon Health Science University)

Aki Kusumi (Kyoto University)

John Rinzel (New York University) 

 

CALL FOR WORKSHOP PROPOSALS:

 

We are still accepting proposals for workshops (Half-day to two days in
length) (http://www.cnsorg.org/cns_meeting_workshops.htm
<http://www.cnsorg.org/cns_meeting_workshops.htm> ).  If you want to
propose a workshop please contact the workshop coordinator, Dieter
Jaeger, at workshops at cnsorg.org.

An archive of workshops held at last year's meeting is at

http://www.cnsorg.org/Archives2007.htm
<http://www.cnsorg.org/Archives2007.htm> 

 

 

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE:

 

The CNS meeting is organized by the Organization for Computational
Neuroscience

President:  Ranu Jung (Arizona State University, USA)

Program chair:  Bill Holmes (Ohio University, USA)

Program co-chair: Don Johnson (Rice University, USA)

Local organizer: Patrick Roberts (Oregon Health Sciences University,
USA)

Workshop coordinator: Dieter Jaeger (Emory University, USA)

Program Committee:

   Victoria Booth (University of Michigan, USA)

   Sharon Crook (Arizona State University, USA)

   Markus Diesmann (RIKEN, Japan)

   Alex Dimitrov (Montana State University, USA)

   Jeanette Hellgren-Kotaleski (Karolinska Institute, Sweden)

   Theoden Netoff (University of Minnesota, USA)

   Hiroshi Okamato (RIKEN, Japan)

   Astrid Prinz (Emory University, USA)

   Michelle Rudolph (CNRS, France)

   Harel Shouval (University of Texas Medical Center, USA)

   Volker Steuber (University of Herfordshire, UK)

 

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OCNS - Organization for Computational Neurosciences, Inc.

http://www.cnsorg.org <http://www.cnsorg.org/> 

 

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