Program Infomation

Scientific Topics

1.  Neuronal cell fate and differentiation
2.  Axon and dendrite outgrowth and pathfinding
3.  Synapse development, function and modulation
4.  Sensory signaling
5.  Locomotion and motor systems
6.  Modulation of circuits and behavior
7.  Sexual dimorphism and pheromonal communication
8.  Disease models, degeneration and regeneration
9.  Systematics of the nervous system
10. New technologies


Schedule(tentative)  *Further details will be posted soon.

Wednesday, July 27

Reception for the meeting starts at 12PM.

Plenary 1: Behavior (1) (keynote: Dr. Yun Zhang) (2:00 pm-5:30 pm)
Opening mixer (5:30-7:00 pm)
Poster session (7:00-8:30 pm)

Thursday, July 28
Plenary 2: Neuronal Development (keynote: Dr. Oliver Hobert) (9:00 am-12:30 pm)
Plenary 3: Synapses and Neuromodulators (keynote: Dr. Jean-Louis Bessereau) (2:00 pm-4:30 pm)
Workshop: Cell Biology and Cell Structure (4:30 pm-5:30 pm)
Poster session (7:00 pm-8:30 pm)

Friday, July 29
Plenary 4: Behavior (2) (keynote: Dr. Pierce-Shimomura) (9:00 am-12:30 pm)
Plenary 5: Regeneration/Degeneration/Aging (keynote: Dr. Monica Driscoll) (2:00 pm-5:30 pm)
Poster session (5:30 pm-7:00 pm)
Banquet (7:00pm-9:00pm)

Saturday, July 30
Plenary 6: Neural Circuits and Neuronal Signaling (keynote: Dr. Cori Bargmann) (9:00 am-10:45 am)

Whole brain imaging workshop (11:00 am-12:30 pm) as a joint session of CeNeuro and Nagoya BNC
Dr. Manuel Zimmer
Dr. Takeshi Ishihara
Dr. Hitoshi Okamoto

Nagoya BNC Symposium
The opening concert (13:15pm-)

Nagoya BNC symposium (2:00 pm-5:00 pm)
Dr. Martin Chalfie
Dr. Eve Marder
Dr. Charles Yokoyama
Dr. Johannes Seelig




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