[Comp-neuro] Bernstein Conference 2014 - Call for Workshop proposals

Kerstin Mosch kerstin at nld.ds.mpg.de
Tue Jan 14 17:23:33 CET 2014

*The Bernstein Network invites proposals for the Workshops
directly preceding the main Bernstein Conference 2014 in Göttingen.*

Call for Workshop proposals:

Workshops: September 2 & 3, 2014 (Main Bernstein Conference: September 3 
- 5, 2014)

Deadline of proposal submission: March 1, 2014
Notification of acceptance: March 15, 2014

Conference Registration starts: April 15, 2014
Early registration deadline: June 1, 2014

The Bernstein Conference has become the largest European Conference in 
Computational Neuroscience and now regularly attracts more than 500 
international participants.

Since 2013, the Bernstein conference includes a series of pre-conference 
workshops. They provide an informal forum to discuss timely research 
questions and challenges in Computational Neuroscience and related 
fields. Workshops addressing controversial issues, open problems, and 
comparisons of competing approaches are encouraged.

Sept 2, 2014, 13:30 - 17:30 & Sept 3, 9:00 - 12:30.
You may apply for a half-day workshop, but preference will be given to 
full-day workshops (hence, which bridge across both days).

Workshop costs:
The Bernstein Conference does not provide financial support, but offers 
5 free registrations for the main conference per workshop (assigned by 

For further information about the conference, please visit the website 

Submission form can be downloadedhere 

Deadline for submission of WS-proposals: March 1, 2014

We are looking forward to seeing you in Göttingen in September!


Matthias Bethge (Bernstein Center Tübingen)
Upinder Bhalla (NCBS, Bangalore)
Carlos Brody (Princeton University)
Gustavo Deco (University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)
Alain Destexhe (CNRS, Gif-sur-Yvette)
Gaute Einevoll(Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Aas)
Wulfram Gerstner (EPFL, Lausanne)
Andreas Herz (Bernstein Center Munich)
Christian Machens (Champalimaud Neuroscience Programme, Lisbon)
Eero Simoncelli (NYU, New York)
Sara Solla (Northwestern University, Evanston)
Misha Tsodyks (Weizmann Institute and Columbia University)
Mark van Rossum (University of Edinburgh)
Fred Wolf (Bernstein Center Göttingen)
Florentin Wörgötter (General Conference Chair, Bernstein Focus 
Neurotechnology, Göttingen)


Contact: Kerstin Mosch, Sabine Huhnold at contact at bccn-goettingen.de 
<mailto:contact at bccn-goettingen.de>


Dr. Kerstin Mosch
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience (BCCN) Goettingen
Bernstein Focus Neurotechnology (BFNT) Goettingen
Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization
Am Fassberg 17
D-37077 Goettingen

T: +49 (0) 551 5176 - 405
E:kerstin at nld.ds.mpg.de

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