Neuroscience Congress - FENS Forum 2012, Barcelona  

SOCIAL EVENTS

July 14, 2012 - 17:30
Opening ceremony
Venue: Convention center (CCIB) - Auditorium
Attendance: For all attendees
The opening ceremony includes a welcome address followed by the Kavli Foundation lecture by Matthew Rushworth, entitled "Reward-guided learning and decision making in the frontal lobe".

July 14, 2012 - 19:00 - 20:00
Featured Conference
Venue: Convention center (CCIB) - Auditorium
Host: Spanish Neuroscience Society (SENC)
Cooking with the Brain
Carme Ruscalleda (Sant Paul de Mar, Spain)
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July 15, 2012 - 18:45 - 20:45
ECNP Scientific get-together
New horizons in neuropsychopharmacology: Updates on two key ECNP initiatives
Venue: Convention center (CCIB) - Room 115
Chair: Eduard Vieta
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July 15, 2012 - 18:45 - 21:15
Editors social
Venue: Museu de Ciències Naturals de Barcelona, Museu Blau
Host: Host Society Committee
Editors of major neuroscience journals will discuss different aspects of the scientific publishing system (future of peer review, good scientific practices, scientific misconduct, metrics,..)
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July 15, 2012 - 18:45 - 21:15
NeuroElectronics social
Venue: Convention center (CCIB)
Host: Interuniversity Microelectronics Centrum (IMEC vzw)
Contact person: Dimiter Prodanov
A presentation of the new research center NeuroElectronics Research Flanders.
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July 16, 2012 - 18:45 - 21:00
AAAS members and friends event
Venue: Convention center (CCIB)
Host: AAAS/Science
Contact person: Jennifer Reeves
This event will comprise a general interest neuroscience lecture followed by a get-together.
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July 16, 2012 - 19:00 - 24:00
Presidential reception
Venue: Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC)
By invitation only

July 16, 2012 - 19:30 - 22:00
Speed-dating at the beach – Meet top scientists and experts from German funding organizations
Venue: Sal Cafe, La Barceloneta
Host: Research in Germany and the German Research Foundation (DFG, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft)
Contact person: Vera Pfister
Website for registration: http://www.research-in-germany.de/fens2012
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July 16, 2012 - 19:30 - 01:30
Jump the FENS party
Venue: Sala Razzmatazz - Carrer de Pamplona, 88
An absolute must: A party organized by students for everyone to "jump" the heavy scientific content of the meeting and have fun in one of the most popular nightclubs of Barcelona. Don't miss it!
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July 17, 2012 - 18:45 - 21:15
History of Neuroscience
Venue: Museu de Ciències Naturals de Barcelona, Museu Blau
The Silver Connection: A conference on Fernando de Castro (1896-1967), one of the main pupils of Cajal.
This will be followed by a friendly get-together.
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July 17, 2012 - 18:45 - 20:30
Starting your independent research career - Learn what Germany can do for you
Venue: Convention center (CCIB), Room 111
Host: Research in Germany and the German Research Foundation (DFG, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft)
Contact person: Vera Pfister
An opportunity for young researchers to meet programme officers of the DFG.
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July 17, 2012 - 18:45 - 21:00
EJN Social
Venue: Convention center (CCIB), room 129
Host: European Journal of Neuroscience
Contact person: Sophie Gavarini
Meet the EJN team for complimentary drinks and find out more about the EJN Blog and free iPhone/iPad App!
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July 17, 2012 - 18:45 - 20:30
NENS AGM / EDAB-BAW-Brain Team
Venue: Convention center (CCIB)
Host: The Dana Alliance for the Brain (EDAB) and NENS
Contact: nens-office@unil.ch
The European Dana Alliance for the Brain and NENS invite those who have produced an original outreach activity to present it during the NENS AGM. A prize of €400 will be awarded to the 4 best presentations. The videos, powerpoint presentations or posters can be sent to nens-office@unil.ch before June 10, 2012. PhD students and postdocs can apply.
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Neuroscience Congress - FENS Forum 2012, Barcelona