Volga Neuroscience Meeting 2018

July 22-27, 2018
Nizhny Novgorod – Samara – Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

The Volga Neuroscience Meeting 2018 will take place on board of large (about 200 participants) riverboat from July 22 to July 27, 2018. The meeting is divided into four sections “Developmental neuroscience”, “Cellular neuroscience”, “Neurodynamics” and “Neurointerfaces, Neuroengineering”. The meeting will also include three workshops “Artificial intelligence and Neuroscience”, “System biology and age-related diseases” and “Cognitive neuroscience”. Daily symposia in each section will run in parallel. A special poster session for young scientists will be organized.  

The cruise will start in Nizhny Novgorod on July 22, 2018. The route will take you down the Volga river to the cities of Samara and Tolyatti. On  your way back to Nizhny Novgorod, you will visit the beautiful city of Kazan – the capital of the Tatar Republic, the unique Assumption Cathedral and Monastery of the town-island of Sviyazhsk inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. You will also see the picturesque Makariev Monastery and other fascinating sites. Conference participants will have an excellent  opportunity to enjoy stunning views of Russian nature. The social program for the participants and accompanying persons will include on-board music concerts and the banquet.

Please note that all foreign participants and accompanying persons will require a visa. An official letter of invitation which is necessary to apply for a Russian visa will be issued to you. For this purpose, please fill the form at the website of the meeting.

We look forward to welcoming you on board of the Volga Neuroscience Meeting 2018.

ORGANIZERS

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Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod Institute of Neuroscience Opera Medica et Physiologica

INVITED SPEAKERS

  • Oleg Blyuss, UCL (UK)
  • Shangbin Chen, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (China)
  • Alexander Dityatev, Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen (Germany)
  • Matteo Feurra, National Research University Higher School of Economics (Russia)
  • Claudio Francheski, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia),
    University of Bologna and IRCCS Institute of Neurological Sciences Bologna (Italy)
  • Alexander Gorban, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia),
    University of Leicester (UK)
  • Francois Guillemot, Francis Crick Institute (UK)
  • Sarika Jalan, Indian Institute of Technology Indore (India)
  • Michael Hausser, University College London (UK)
  • Wieland B. Huttner, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics (Germany)
  • Michail Ivanchenko, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Alexander Kaplan, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod,
    Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia)
  • Victor Kazantsev, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Vasily Klucharev, National Research University Higher School of Economics (Russia)
  • Alexander Kolsanov, Samara State Medical University (Russia)
  • Michail Lebedev, Duke University Scholl of Medicine (USA),
    National Research University Higher School of Economics (Russia)
  • Valery Makarov, Complutense University (Spain),
    Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Inés Pérez Mariño, Rey Juan Carlos University (Spain)
  • Cristina Masoller, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (Spain)
  • Irina Mukhina, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Klaus-Armin Nave, Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine (Germany)
  • Grigory Osipov, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Alexander Pisarchik, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (Spain)
  • Andrey Shilnikov, Georgia State University (USA)
  • Victor Tarabykin, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia),
    Charité –Universitätsmedizin Berlin (Germany)
  • Ivan Tyukin, University of Leicester (UK)
  • Ekkehard Ullner, University of Aberdeen (UK)
  • Alexey Zaikin, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia), UCL (UK)