Discover FENS at Neuroscience 2023, SfN’s annual meeting! 

06 October 2023


The Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS) is proud to announce its presence at Neuroscience 2023, SfN’s annual meeting, taking place from 11-15 November in Washington, D.C., USA.  

FENS is exhibiting in booth 3231, together with the ALBA Network, in the Institute & Nonprofit Area. Delegates are invited to join FENS and ALBA and embark on a journey of exploration, discovery, and enrichment. Here is a glimpse of what awaits you at booth 3231:  

  • FENS Forum 2024  

Mark your calendars for Europe’s premium neuroscience congress from 25-29 June 2024 in Vienna, Austria. This Forum promises to be an extraordinary event, full of groundbreaking ideas, cutting-edge research, knowledge-sharing and collaborations.  

Early registration, abstract submission and FENS Travel grants will open on 29 November! 

More information at

  • Brain Conference  

Prepare yourself for cutting–edge neuroscience discussions at high-level meetings in Denmark. These meetings gather neuroscientists worldwide to engage in profound discussions with leading experts in the field. Discover the 2024 Brain Conferences!  

  • FENS Training activities 

Enhance your skills through specialised training designed to empower the next generation of neuroscientists. Discover the FENS Schools, grants and stipends and online activities organised for 2023 and 2024.  

  • The European Journal of Neuroscience, the journal of FENS 

EJN is the journal of FENS and is freely accessible to all FENS and SfN members. EJN published papers on a broad range of topics aiming to advance our understanding of the nervous system in health and disease. 

  • FENS Open Calls 

Get insights into upcoming initiatives and programmes.  

  • FENS Networks 

Connect with a vibrant community of neuroscientists helping shape the future of the field.  

  • Exclusive FENS Forum Merchandise!  

In addition to these enriching experiences, the FENS booth will also feature exclusive Forum merchandise! Take home valuable insights and FENS 2024 memorabilia.  

Get ready for an extraordinary congress! FENS is excited to welcome you to our booth, where neuroscience meets innovation. Save the dates and join us in Washington, D.C., for an unforgettable experience! 

The European Journal of Neuroscience !

Meet the Editors at the FENS booth 3231
Meet Prof. John Foxe (USA) together with Senior Editors Antoine Adamandis (CH) and Yoland Smith (USA) and get the best tips to publish your research from scientific journal editors. Understand how EJN’s editorial process contributes to the FENS mission.

  • 12 November at 1:00-2:30 pm EDT, local time
  • 13 November at 3:00 – 5:00 pm EDT, local time
  • 14 November at 12:00- 2:00 pm pm EDT, local time

ALBA Network

ALBA-IBRO Event at SfN 2023: Deconstructing colonial and historical biases in neuroscience13 November 2023, 18:30-20:00 EDT, Marriott Marquis, Washington, D.C, USA

This event aims to shed light on the enduring impact of colonialism and historical biases on scientific research and discrimination in academia. Speakers will provide unique perspectives on how these biases have influenced the understanding of the brain and continue to feed systemic racism and affect diversity and inclusion in research today. The session will include a Q&A with the audience, followed by some networking around snacks and drinks. RSVP recommended. Find out more.