Navigation path

European Month of the Brain - May 2013

All activities

Interested to add your brain research and innovation event to this list ?

Please contact us on: rtd-monthbrain@ec.europa.eu to find out how we can support you.

 

Discover directly a country :

EU

4 June, 16:00 – 17:00, Brussels

Google Hangout – Month of the Brain – with experts from around Europe

Website


EU - IMI JU

13 May, Brussels

Innovative Medicines Initiative Stakeholder Forum 2013

Website


EU - European Commission

14 May, Brussels

European Brain Research Successes and Next Challenges

See more


EU - European Parliament

23 April, Brussels

Workshop: What does it mean to have a brain disease?

Contact
Website


15 May, Brussels

Time for action: The need for an integrated EU alcohol strategy

Contact and Contact


EU - European Parliament

29 May, Brussels

Mental illness in the 21st Century – an increasing challenge for Europe
Room A3 H 1, deadline for registration Wednesday 22 May

Contact


30 May, Brussels

The prospects of brain research within Horizon 2020: responding efficiently to Europe's societal needs

Contact
Website


Austria

13 May, Vienna

Austrian Neurological Society Conference: The increasing importance of neurological conditions and the need for brain research as well as implications for the health care system

Contact


16 May, Vienna

Patients with traumatic brain injury – Optimization of early care in Austria

Contact
Website


Belgium

3 May, Brussels

Networking to Understand Sleep Functions and Dysfunctions. The European Basic and Clinical Sleep Research. Towards Horizon 2020

Time: 10:30 am to 13:15 pm

Contact
Website


3 – 4 May, Brussels

European Multiple Sclerosis Platform Spring Conference

Contact
Website


7 May, Ghent

Conference: Microglia in the universe of myeloid cells

Contact
Website


8 May, Brussels

EFNA Information Day

Contact
Website


15 May, Antwerp

Alzheimer Quiz

Contact
Website


EU - European Parliament

29 May, Brussels

Mental illness in the 21st Century – an increasing challenge for Europe
Room A3 H 1, deadline for registration Wednesday 22 May

Contact


29 May, Brussels

European Multiple Sclerosis Platform, the Under Pressure project

Contact


30 May, Brussels

The prospects of brain research within Horizon 2020: responding efficiently to Europe's societal needs

Contact
Website


31 May, Brussels

Meeting of the Belgian Society for Neuroscience

Contact
Website


22 – 23 April, Leuven

Symposium: Biological and Engineered Neural Circuits

Website


Bulgaria

16 – 19 May, Varna

XIII National Congress of Neurology

Contact
Website


Czech Republic

9 – 12 May, Staré Splavy

Spring School for Young Neurologists 2013

Website


Denmark

5 – 7 May, Sönderborg

XXVII Sandbjerg Symposium, Auditory and visual perception

Contact
Website


France

21 May, Lyon

Essential Tremor Conference

Website


21 – 24 May, Lyon

11th Neurosciences Congress

Contact
Website


Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)

16 – 18 May, Ohrid

EFNS Regional Teaching Courses

Website


Germany

6 May, Aachen, Berlin, Bremen, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Freiburg, Göttingen, Heidelberg, Konstanz, Jülich, Lübeck, Magdeburg, Mannheim, München, Tübingen

Bernstein day of the brain 2013

Contact
Website


6 May, Frankfurt

The remote-controlled worm - optogenetics revolutionize neurosciences

Contact
Website


8 – 9 May, Hannover

First International Conference on Rehabilitation of Dystonia

Contact
Website


9 – 11 May, Hannover

Second International Congress on Treatment of Dystonia

Contact
Website


23 – 24 May, Berlin

Brain Tumor Meeting 2013

Contact
Website


Hungary

17 May, Budapest

A Roadmap for Mental Health Research in Europe

Contact


Iceland

16 May, Reykjavik

Symposium: Neurodevelopment and related disorders

Website


Ireland

A Nationwide Programme of Events to mark European Month of the Brain

Contact
Website


30 April, Dublin

Think About it: A Strategic Focus on Neurological Care Services in Ireland

Contact
Website


7 May, Dublin

May 2013’s Alchemist Cafe: Can an engaged lifestyle act as a buffer against cognitive decline in ageing?

Contact
Website


8 May, Dublin

Seminar: Your brain: The secret to healthy ageing ?

Conference: Imaging Cognitive Reserve

Contact


9 – 10 May, Dublin

49th Annual Irish Neurological Association Meeting

Website


11 May, Dublin

Irish Neuromuscular Association Meeting

Website


11 May, Dublin

Health Professionals Conference

Contact
Website


12 May, Dublin

Migraine National Conference

Contact
Website


22 May, Dublin

Your brain is the most important organ you have, according to the brain

Contact


23 May, Dublin

EPF/EFNA Annual Conference

Contact


24 May, Dublin

Movement Disorder Cases

Contact


25 – 27 May, Dublin

European Forum on Epilepsy Research

Sponsored by IBE and ILAE

Website


27 – 28 May, Dublin

EU - EUROPEAN COMMISSION & IRISH PRESIDENCY

Healthy brain: healthy Europe
A new horizon for brain research and health care

See more


30 – 31 May, Limerick

De-medicalising primary mental health care: Can we afford to, can we afford not to ?

Website


Italy

9 May, Pavia

Syntax in the brain

Contact
Website


10 May, Rome

Pathogenesis of Multiple Sclerosis: an update

Contact
Website


10 May, Milan

Alzheimer Disease: which are the challenges we need to face?

Contact
Website


13 May, Pavia

Recalibrating the activity of malfunctioning motor, mood, memory brain circuits with deep brain stimulation

Contact
Website


16 – 19 May, Pietralunga

Neuronal Excitability Study Days

Contact


20 May, Lecce

Workshop: Event Related Potentials, Virtual Reality and Brain.

Website


20 May, Pavia

Colloquium: Neurobiology of language/writing

Contact
Website


31 May – 1 June, Rome

Workshop on Dystonia: Circuits and Pathways in Dystonia and Parkinsonism

Contact
Website


Latvia

23 May, Riga

New challenges and opportunities for the treatment of brain diseases

Contact


Lithuania

29 – 31 May, Kaunas

First Baltic-Nordic Summer School on Neuroinformatics

Website


Netherlands

16 May, 17:00, Amsterdam Academic Club

Communicating with the elderly: From consulting room to Internet

Contact
Website


16 May, Wageningen

FaceReader: automatic detection of emotion in facial expressions

Contact
Website


23 May, 17:00, Amsterdam Academic Club

All in the mind

Contact
Website


25 May, Breukelen

ADCA-forms, differences and variation

Website


27 May, Amsterdam

Brain Café

Contact


29 May, 17:00, Spui 25

The fascinating brain

Contact
Website


Portugal

24 – 27 May, Porto

18th meeting of European Society of Neurosonology and Cerebral Hemodynamics and 3rd meeting of Cerebral Autoregulation Network (CARNet)

Website


25 May, Lisbon

Symposium on Music, Poetry and the Brain

Contact
Website


29 May, Lisbon

SANTA CASA Neuroscience Awards

Contact
Website


30 May – 1 June, Luso

XIII Meeting of the Portuguese Society for Neuroscience

Contact
Website


Poland

9 – 11 May, Krakow

NEURONUS 2013 IBRO&IRUN Neuroscience Forum

Website


16 – 18 May, Warsaw

4th National Scientific and Educational Conference

Contact


23 – 26 May, Krakow

Symposium: XXI Century Neurology – Challenges and Hopes & Human Brain Project

Contact
Website


Romania

7 May, Bucharest

Science Café: The human brain: interface between universe and humanity

Contact
Website


13 May, Bucharest

Science Café: Neurological disorders and stroke – scientific challenges and vision

Contact
Website


15 – 18 May, Bucharest

Congress of the Romanian Society of Neurology

Contact
Website


21 – 23 May, Cluj-Napoca

21 May – Workshop: Debunking brain myths
22 May – Film projection: Human brain functioning
23 May – Lecture: Is your brain ever at rest?

Contact


Serbia

30 May, Belgrade

Brainstorming for the brain

Contact
Website


Slovenia

22 – 25 May, Ljubljana

Brainstorming for the brain

Contact
Website


Spain

3 May, Sevilla

Why do I get sad when something hurts me ?

Contact
Website


3 May, Salamanca

La Investigación en Neurociencias
17.00 – 20.00h – Instituto de Neurociencias de Castilla y León

Contact
Website


4 May, Valladolid

El Cerebro
9.30 – 14.00h – Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Valladolid

Contact
Website


6 May, Madrid

Workshop: The Brain and Sensations of Taste and Smell

Contact
Website


6 May, Toledo

Olfaction workshop, exercises and games for general public

Contact
Website


6 May, Oviedo, Toledo, Sevilla, Madrid, Albacete, Valencia, Ciudad Real, Lleida, Salamanca

The Brain and sensations of smell and taste

Contact


10 May, Sevilla

An in vitro neurophysiological approach to study initial stages in Alzheimer's disease

Contact
Website


10 May, Salamanca

Descubre los sentidos
16.30 – 20.00h – Instituto de Neurociencias de Castilla y León

Contact
Website


11 May, Valladolid

Terapias y técnicas para mejorar la vida de pacientes con enfermedades neurodegenerativas
09.00 – 14.00h – Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Valladolid

Contact
Website


13 May, Oviedo

Qué es una demencia (Julio Pascual Gómez)

Contact


14 May, Toledo

Neuronal DNA duplication: a new vision on Alzheimer disease

Contact
Website


15 May, Oviedo

Importancia de la interacción gen-ambiente en la enfermedad mental (Pilar Saiz Martínez)

Contact


16 May, Avilés

Conociendo la meningitis (Germán Morís de la Tassa)

Contact


17 May, Salamanca

Banco de tejidos neurológicos
16.30 – 19.00h – Instituto de Neurociencias de Castilla y León

Contact
Website


20 May, Oviedo

Deterioro cognitivo leve (Juan Álvarez Carriles)

Contact


21 May, Avilés

Neuroenvejecimiento y neurodegeneración (Ana Navarro Incio)

Contact


22 May, Oviedo

Lenguaje en demencias (Fernando Cuetos Vega)

Contact


23 May, Avilés

Dónde almacenamos nuestros recuerdos (Héctor González Pardo)

Contact


23 May, Bilbao

The general aspects of the current research on the brain

Website


23 May, Madrid

Seminar: CIBERNED excellence in Neurodegeneration
Centro de Biologia Molecular "Severo Ochoa"

Contact


24 May, Madrid

Investigación traslacional en enfermedades del Sistema Nervioso Central

Website


24 May, Madrid

Seeing the brain, in health and disease

Contact


24 May, Valladolid

Visita guiada a centros de investigación
16.30 – 20.00h – Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Valladolid

Contact
Website


25 May, Valladolid

El cerebro enfermo
9.00 – 14.00h – Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Valladolid

Contact
Website


27 May, Oviedo

El reloj biológico del cerebro (José manuel García Fernández)

Contact


27 May, Toledo

What is telling us our Brain?

Contact
Website


27 May, Madrid

Symposium: NGF and the Foundation of the Neurotrophin Family – in memoriam of Prof Rita Levi – Montalcini (1909 – 2012)

Contact
Website


28 May, Barcelona

Neuro-Desconferencia

Contact
Website


28 May, Avilés

Programación fetal y regulación cardiovascular (Juan Argüelles Luis)

Contact


28 – 31 May, Sant Fruitos de Bages

ESF Exploratory Workshop: Noise in decision making: theory meets experiment
Event closed

Contact
Website


29 May, Oviedo

El ictus en el SXXI (Sergio calleja Puerta)

Contact


30 May, Avilés

El dolor de cabeza. Por qué se produce y sus tratamientos (Julio Pascual Gómez)

Contact


31 May, Madrid

Oxidative stress in neurodegenerative diseases

Contact


8 July, Bilbao

Website


Sweden

22 April, Stockholm

Brain Day

Website


21 May, Stockholm

Global collaboration neuroscience: Building the brain from big data

Contact
Website


Switzerland

Weekly, Lausanne

Brain meeting

Website


Turkey

9 – 11 May, Izmir

GALEN Foundation Course on Neuroradiology

Contact
Website


21 May, Istanbul

Istanbul Brain Research Group Meeting

Contact


United Kingdom

8 May – 5:15 pm, Oxford (Maison Française d'Oxford)

Toward a molecular biology of consciousness: How higher brain functions emerge from signal transmission mechanisms (open to all)

Speaker : Jean-Pierre Changeux (Collège de France)

Contact
Website


8 May, Portsmouth

Short talk series and exhibition: The world in which brains function (special focus: dementia)

Contact
Website


14 May, Portsmouth

Short talk series and exhibition: Bridging the gap: Brain meets world.

Contact
Website


14 - 15 May, London

Workshop: Close to my body: Multisensory perspectives on peripersonal space

Contact
Website


16 May, Portsmouth

Laboratory tour: brain research facilities at the University of Portsmouth.

Contact
Website


24 May, Portsmouth

Short talk series and exhibition: Inside the world of the brain.

Contact
Website


29 May, Portsmouth

Panel debate and exhibition: What's the point of brain research?

Contact
Website


21 – 24 May, Glasgow

Association of British Neurologists Annual Meeting

Website