Programme for the Neuroscience Center 15th year celebration and 1st HBC symposium "Neuronal circuit dynamics across scales and species"  3-4.5.2018.


Thursday, May 3rd

8.00-8.45             Registration and Coffee

8.45-8.55             Welcome words /Symposium organizers, Satu & Matias Palva &

8.55–9.05            Director of the Neuroscience Center, Jari Koistinaho

9.05–9.15            Representative of the Helsinki Brain Center, TBA

Neuroscience Center research highlights across scales and species

9.15–9.40            TBA

9.40–10.05          TBA

10.05–10.30        TBA


Coffee & Posters


11.00–12.00        Henry Kennedy

Labex Cortex, University of Lyon, France

Title: Cortical connectomics - Of mice and men


12.00-13.00         Laura Busse

Department of Neurobiology, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany

Title: Processing of feedforward and feedback signals in mouse dLGN


Lunch & Posters


14.00–15.00        Pascal Fries

Ernst Strüngmann Institute for Neuroscience, Germany

Title: TBA


15.00–16.00        Markus Siegel

Center for Integrative NeuroImaging, University of Tubingen, Germany

Title: TBA


16.15–18.00        Honorary Reception of the University


19.00–                   Speaker’s Dinner


Friday, May 4th

9.00–10.00          Thomas Mrsic-flogel

Sainsbury Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour, UCL, UK

Title: TBA


10.00-11.00         David Dupret

MRC Brain Network Dynamic Unit, University of Oxford, UK

Title: TBA


Coffee & Posters


11.30-12.30         Tobias Donner

University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany

Title: Brain State, Decision-Making, and Behavioral Variability


12.30-13.30         Petra Ritter

Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Berlin, Germany

Title: TBA


Lunch & Posters


14.30-15.00         Risto Ilmoniemi

Aalto University

Title: TBA


15.00-15.30         Riitta Salmelin

Aalto University

Title: TBA


15.30-16.00        Kimmo Alho

University of Helsinki

Title: Imaging attention to audiovisual speech


16.00                     Closing Remarks