Special Interest Events will be part of the official Forum programme to promote and discuss specific activities or topics of general interest to the neuroscience community.

Special Interest Events will have an established agenda/programme and may include a social gathering at the end of their established programme.

Special Interest Events will take place at the venue throughout the Forum days. The majority of Special Interest Events will be open to registered participants.

IDEvent NameStart DateEnd Date
SiE01: The Brain Debate (15:30-17:00)July 11, 2020July 11, 2020
SiE17: 21st century global neuroscience collaboration – sculpting a FAIR and Open landscape (12:00-13:30)July 12, 2020July 12, 2020
SiE02: How society-owned journals handle your paper (12:30-13:30)July 12, 2020July 12, 2020
SiE03: The credibility of neuroscience (12:30-13:30)July 12, 2020July 12, 2020
SiE04: Neuroscience outreach reception (18:45-20:45)July 12, 2020July 12, 2020
SiE05: Towards an environmentally friendly model for life sciences (18:45-20:45)July 12, 2020July 12, 2020
SiE06: Using Twitter to communicate in your science life (12:15-13:30)July 13, 2020July 13, 2020
SiE07: Neuroscience career paths (12:15-13:30)July 13, 2020July 13, 2020
SiE08: The European Research Council (ERC): funding opportunities for investigator-driven research in Europe (12:30-13:30)July 13, 2020July 13, 2020
SiE09: NENS Graduate School Fair and Best Students’ Posters (15:30-17:30)July 13, 2020July 13, 2020
SiE10: Improving openness in animal research within the European neuroscience community (18:45-20:45)July 13, 2020July 13, 2020
SiE11: Cajal and his peers – a symposium on the visual history of neuroscience (19:30-21:00 TBC)July 13, 2020July 13, 2020
SiE12: An Evening of Science Café (19:30-21:45)July 13, 2020July 13, 2020
SiE13: Animal experimentation and the search for alternatives – current developments and future perspectives (12:30-13:30)July 14, 2020July 14, 2020
SiE14: Starting and mid-career PI hurdles (I & II) (12:30-13:30 and 18:45-20:30)July 14, 2020July 14, 2020
SiE16: Don’t Leave Me Now Play (12:30-13:30)July 14, 2020July 14, 2020
SiE18: Global Research Collaboration (12:30-13:30)July 14, 2020July 14, 2020
SiE15: Perspectives on advocacy and policy for Neuroscience in Europe (18:45-20:30)July 14, 2020July 14, 2020