4th BonnBrain³ Conference: 27. – 29. 03. 2018, Main Building of the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität (Bonn, Germany)

Organizers:

  • Prof. Susanne Schoch McGovern: Department of Neuropathology, University of Bonn Medical Center
  • Prof. Dirk Dietrich: Department of Neurosurgery, University of Bonn Medical Center
  • Prof. Stefan Remy: Department of Epileptology, University of Bonn Medical Center + German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE)

Coordinator:

  • Frigga Hönig, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Bonn Medical Center

Main speakers:

  • Amit Agarwal, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Nicola J. Allen, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, USA
  • Alfonso Araque, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
  • Heinz Beck, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
  • Sujoy Bera, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
  • Tiago Branco, University College London, London, UK
  • Mark Brandon, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
  • Kevin Briggman, Center of Advanced European Studies and Research, Bonn, Germany
  • Pablo E. Castillo, Albert Einstein College of Medcine, New York City, USA
  • Tim Czopka, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
  • Andreas Frick, University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
  • Mark Harnett, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA
  • Kenneth Harris, University College London, London, UK
  • Josh Hawk, Yale University, New Haven, USA
  • Cordelia Imig, Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine, Göttingen, Germany
  • Pascal Kaeser, Harvard University, Boston, USA
  • Georg Keller, Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Basel, Switzerland
  • Tatiana Korotkova, Max Planck Institute for Metabolism Research, Cologne, Germany
  • Leon Lagnado, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
  • Anton Maximov, Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, USA
  • Lisa M. Monteggia*, University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, USA
  • Martin Müller, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Tobias Rose, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Munich, Germany
  • Christian Rosenmund, Charité – Berlin University of Medicine, Berlin, Germany
  • Peter Scheiffele, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
  • Nelson Spruston*, Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, USA
  • Matthijs Verhage, Free University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Joris de Wit, Flemish Institute for Biotechnology, Leuven, Belgium

(* Keynote speaker)

Award winners:

LaVision PostDoc Poster Prize (sponsored by LaVision BioTec)

  1. A. Vanessa Stempel, University College London, London, UK: “A Synaptic Threshold mechanism for computing escape decision”
  2. Christina Müller,German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Bonn, Germany: “Decoding the input tunings to the dorsal subiculum 2d navigation”
  3. Felix Nebeling, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany: “Microglia motility and synapse interaction depend on neuronal activity in the hippocampus of awake mice”

npi PhD Student Poster Prize (sponsored by npi electronic)

  1. Eleonora Ambrad, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Bonn, Germany: “Optogenetic Stimulation Of Hippocampal Pv Interneurons Ameliorates Memory Deficits In An Ad Mouse Model”
  2. Nicola Masala, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany: “Degraded Ca1 Input Feature Detection During Chronic Epilepsy”
  3. Vincent Huson, Free University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands: “Synaptotagmin-1 synchronizes sustained neurotransmission by clamping asynchronous release”

BonnBrain³ Art Competition (sponsored by Nikon and BIGS Neuroscience)

  1. Negar Nikbakht, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany: “The loner”
  2. Eleonora Ambrad & Felix Ludwig, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Bonn, Germany: “HJERNE”
  3. Nicola Masala, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany: “3photon state of art”

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