[visionlist] AREADNE 2010 Registration is Open

John Pezaris jpezaris at gmail.com
Tue May 11 17:53:16 GMT 2010


CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT
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CALL FOR REGISTRATIONS


AREADNE 2010

Research in Encoding and Decoding of
Neural Ensembles

June 17 - 20, 2010
Nomikos Conference Center
Santorini, Greece

http://www.areadne.org
info at areadne.org


ANNOUNCEMENT

The AREADNE 2010 Conference will bring scientific leaders from
around the world to present their work on the functioning of
neuronal ensembles.  The meeting will provide an informal yet
spectacular setting on Santorini in which attendees can discuss
recent findings and ideas.  This conference continues our long term
project to form a systems neuroscience research institute within
Greece to conduct state-of-the-art research, offer meetings and
courses, and provide a center for visiting scientists from around
the world to interact with Greek researchers and students.


FORMAT AND SPEAKERS

The conference will span four days, in morning and early evening
sessions.  Confirmed speakers include experts in the field of
multi-neuron experiment and analysis (in alphabetic order):

David Anderson (Caltech),
Helen Barbas (Boston University),
Carlos Brody (Princeton University),
Matteo Carandini (University College London),
Jose Carmena (University of California Berkeley),
Bob Desimone (MIT),
Tim Ebner (University of Minnesota),
Adrienne Fairhall (University of Washington),
Eb Fetz (University of Washington),
Tamar Flash (The Weizmann Institute of Science),
David Freedman (University of Chicago),
Georgia Gregoriou (University of Crete),
Melina Hale (University of Chicago),
Michael Hausser (University College London),
Jeff Lichtman (Harvard University),
Nikos Logothetis (Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics),
John O'Keefe (University College London),
Bijan Pesaran (New York University),
Maneesh Sahani (UCL Gatsby Institute),
Alcino Silva (University of California Los Angeles),
Wolf Singer (Max Planck Institute for Brain Research),
Mike Shadlen (University of Washington),
Irini Skaliora (Biomedical Research Foundation, Academy of Athens).


CALL FOR REGISTRATIONS

We have a small number of positions open for non-presenting
attendees that will be offered on a first-come-first-served basis.
Once we have sold out, a waiting list will be established.
Registration fees are USD 375 for students, USD 575 for post-docs
and USD 775 for faculty members.

Please see http://areadne.org/registration.html to register.


ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Nicho Hatsopoulos, Co-Chair
John Pezaris, Co-Chair
Catherine Ojakangas
Yiota Poirazi
Thanos Siapas
Andreas Tolias


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

For further information please see the conference web site
http://www.areadne.org or send email to info at areadne.org.


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Dr. J. S. Pezaris
AREADNE 2010 Co-Chair
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114, USA
john at areadne.org


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