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#FENSFriday – 2 October 2020

02 October 2020

#FENSFriday is gradually coming to an end: download the graphic recording of Karl Deisseroth's closing lecture at the FENS 2020 Virtual Forum. [...] Read More

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FENS President Message October 2020

01 October 2020

Jean-Antoine Girault (France) is the FENS President for 2020-2022. "It is a real honour to be FENS President and I am looking forward to serving FENS and the neuroscience community." Read his message and find out more about Jean-Antoine's plans for FENS in the coming two years. [...] Read More

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Neuromatch conference: abstract submissions open

30 September 2020

30 September, 2020 in Neuroscience News Mark your calendars! The Neuromatch conference will take place online on 26-30 October. Organised with the support of FENS-Kavli Scholars and Alumni, the conference is open to all fields of neuroscience. Submit your abstract by 7 October! This October, FENS-Kavli Scholars and Alumni, Yiota Poirazi, Tim Vogels (conference organisers), [...] Read More

#FENSFriday – 25 September 2020

25 September 2020

25 September, 2020 in FENS News Every week, on #FENSFriday, we revisit some of the FENS 2020 Virtual Forum content. Find out our plans for today and check out the graphic recording of Sonia Garel's lecture on "Early cortical wiring and neuroimmune interactions"! Today we will be revisiting Sonia Garel's lecture on "Early cortical wiring and [...] Read More

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NENS: 2020 Call for Education and Training clusters open

22 September 2020

22 September, 2020 in FENS News The first call for NENS Education and Training clusters is open with funding opportunities of up to EUR 7,000. Submission deadline: 5 December 2020 To stimulate and strengthen the cooperation among the NENS school programmes, the FENS Committee for Higher Education and Training (CHET) is launching the first call for [...] Read More

#FENSFriday 18 September 2020

18 September 2020

18 September, 2020 in FENS News Every week, on #FENSFriday, we revisit some of the FENS 2020 Virtual Forum content. Find out our plans for today and check out the graphic recording of Jan Born's lecture on "Sleep's role in memory consolidation"! It's #FENSFriday! Today, we will be revisiting Jan Born's lecture on "Sleep's role in [...] Read More

#FENSFriday 11 September 2020

11 September 2020

11 September, 2020 in FENS News How can we, together, improve the future of neuroscience? Let us know your thoughts by 30 September. Many ideas were expressed during #FENS2020 on how we can together improve the way we do neuroscience.  For this week's #FENSFriday, we are calling our community to let us know their ideas [...] Read More

#FENSFriday – 4 September 2020

04 September 2020

04 September, 2020 in FENS News Every week, on #FENSFriday, we revisit some of the FENS 2020 Virtual Forum content. Today, we are focusing on science communication: make sure to download the 'How to use Twitter in your science life' guide! For this #FENSFriday, we are focusing on science communication, through Special Interest Event 06 organised by [...] Read More

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SONA 2021: call for symposia and abstract submission

04 September 2020

04 September, 2020 in FENS News The call for symposia and abstracts for SONA 2021 (25-28 April 2021, Accra, Ghana) is now open. Submission deadline: 1 December 2020 The 15th Biennial Conference of the Society of Neuroscientists of Africa (SONA) & 4th Meeting of Ghana Neuroscience Society will take place on 25-28 April 2021 in [...] Read More

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FENS-Hertie Winter School 2020 rescheduled

03 September 2020

03 September, 2020 in FENS News Due to the development of the COVID-19 crisis in Europe, the FENS-Hertie Winter School 2020 has been rescheduled to January 2022. After carefully considering the current developments of the coronavirus crisis in Europe, and worldwide, FENS has decided to reschedule the FENS Hertie Winter School on Multiscale approaches to [...] Read More

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We’re hiring: Training and Meetings Coordinator

01 September 2020

01 September, 2020 in FENS News FENS is recruiting a Training and Meetings Coordinator. Full time position in Brussels (permanent contract). Application deadline: 10 September 2020 Are you looking for an interesting job in a stimulating work environment within the scientific non-profit sector? Do you have the appropriate background and are you service minded and [...] Read More

#FENS Friday – 28 August 2020

28 August 2020

28 August, 2020 in FENS News Every week, on #FENSFriday, we revisit some of the FENS 2020 Virtual Forum content. Find out our plans for today and check out the graphic recording of Rui Costa's plenary! For this #FENSFriday, we will be revisiting Rui Costa's plenary on "Discovering, reinforcing and refining actions". We are also exploring [...] Read More