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 “Neurorehabilitation”. The meeting will also include four workshops “Artificial intelligence and Neuroscience”, “System biology and age-related diseases”, “Cognitive neuroscience” and “Neuromorphic and Neurohybrid Systems”. 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 Higher School of Economics Opera Medica et Physiologica

INVITED SPEAKERS

  • Laure Bally-Cuif, Institut Pasteur (France)
  • Vsevolod Belousov, Shemyakin-Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry (Russia)
  • Vladimir N. Belykh, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Christian Bick, University of Exeter (UK)
  • Evgeniy Blagoveshenski, National Research University Higher School of Economics (Russia)
  • Stefano Boccaletti, Institute for Complex Systems (Italy)
  • Oleg Blyuss, UCL (UK)
  • Builova Tatiana, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Gastone Castellani, University of Bologna (Italy)
  • Alain Chedotal, Institut de la Vision (France)
  • Jon Clarke, King’s College London (UK)
  • Shangbin Chen, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (China)
  • Leon Chua, University of California (USA)
  • Andrzej Cichocki, RIKEN (Japan)
  • Harold Cremer, Institute of Marseille (France)
  • Alexander Dityatev, Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen (Germany)
  • Ulrike Feudel, Universität Oldenburg (Germany)
  • Matteo Feurra, National Research University Higher School of Economics (Russia)
  • Claudio Franceschi, University of Bologna (Italy)
  • Evgeniy Galimov,  University College London (UK)
  • Alexander Gorban, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia),University of Leicester (UK)
  • Paschalis Gkoupidenis, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research (Germany)
  • Vladimir Gritsenko, Institute of Semiconductor Physics SB RAS (Russia)
  • Francois Guillemot, Francis Crick Institute (UK)
  • Boris Gutkin, The Laboratoire de Neurosciences Cognitives (France)
  • Alun Davies, Cardiff University (UK)
  • Vyacheslav Demin, Kurchatov Institute (Russia)
  • Panagiotis Dimitrakis, NCSR Demokritos (Greece)
  • Victor Erokhin, Kazan Federal University (Russia), CNR-IMEM (Italy)
  • Svetlana Erokhina, Kazan Federal University (Russia)
  • Sarika Jalan, Indian Institute of Technology Indore (India)
  • Burrone Juan, King’s College London (UK)
  • Michael Hausser, University College London (UK)
  • Simon Hippenmeyer, Institute of Science and Technology (Austria)
  • David Holcman, Cambridge University (UK)
  • Wieland B. Huttner, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics (Germany)
  • Grigori Enikolopov, Stony Brook University (USA)
  • Michail Ivanchenko, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Karl Kafitz, University Duesseldorf (Germany)
  • Tomasz Kapitaniak, Lodz University of Technology (Poland)
  • Alexander Kaplan, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod,Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia)
  • Victor Kazantsev, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Muhammad Imran Khan, Kohat University of Science and Technology (Pakistan)
  • Vasily Klucharev, National Research University Higher School of Economics (Russia)
  • Igor Lavrov, Mayo Clinic – Rochester (USA)
  • Michail Lebedev, Duke University Scholl of Medicine (USA),National Research University Higher School of Economics (Russia)
  • Klaus Lehnertz, University of Bonn (Gremany)
  • Dmitry Lim, The University of Piemonte Orientale (Italy)
  • Antonio Loria, CNRS (France)
  • Elbert Macau, National Institute for Space Research (Brazil)
  • Christian Mayer, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology (Germany)
  • 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)
  • Alexey Mikhaylov, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
  • Victoria Moiseev,  National Research University Higher School of Economics (Russia)
  • Ulrich Mueller, Johns Hopkins University (USA)
  • 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)
  • Gennady Panin, Dongguk University (Korea), IMT RAS (Russia)
  • Salinas Patricia, University College London (UK)
  • Alexey Pavlov, Yuri Gagarin State Technical University of Saratov (Russia)
  • Julie Perroy, National Centre for Scientific Research (French)
  • Alexander Pisarchik, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (Spain)
  • Alexandros Poulopoulos, University of Maryland (USA)
  • Nino Ramirez, Seattle Children’s Hospital Research Foundation (USA)
  • Christine R. Rose, University Duesseldorf (Germany)
  • Natalie Rouach, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Biology (France)
  • Gabriele Rune, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (Germany)
  • Natasa Samardzic, University of Novi Sad (Serbia)
  • Anna Shestakova, National Research University Higher School of Economics (Russia)
  • Songhai Shi, Sloan Kettering Institute (USA)
  • Andrey Shilnikov, Georgia State University (USA)
  • Eckehard Schöll, TU Berlin (Germany)

  • Max Talanov, Kazan Federal University (Russia)
  • Victor Tarabykin, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia), Charité –Universitätsmedizin Berlin (Germany)

  • Ivan Tyukin, University of Leicester (UK)

  • Pierre Vanderhaeghen, University of Brussels (Belgium)
  • Ludmila Vasiljeva, Russian Academy of Medical and Social Rehabilitation (Russia)
  • Ekkehard Ullner, University of Aberdeen (UK)
  • Alexey Zaikin, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia), UCL (UK)
  • Changsong Zhou, Hong Kong Baptist University (China)
  • Harry Whitwell,  Imperial College London (UK)
  • Huaqiang Wu, Tsinghua University (China)