2020 Meeting

 

We are pleased to announce the 2020 Annual Meeting will take place in Dubrovnik, Croatia.  A UNESCO World Heritage protected city, surrounded by 1,940 meters of unique medieval ramparts, Dubrovnik is a merging of beautiful coast, abundant culture, and spectacular history.  The Annual Meeting will take place April 27 – May 1 at the Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel

Meeting Information

Please plan to attend the 30th Annual Meeting from April 27 – May 1, 2020 in the historic and spectacular city of Dubrovnik, Croatia. The 2020 meeting will begin with either a Satellite Meeting or pre-meeting workshops on Monday April 26, 2019 and a Welcome Reception on Monday evening for all attendees. Both the satellite and annual meeting will be held at the Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel

Meeting Key Dates

SUBMISSIONS

September 6, 2019 – Last day to submit recommendations for NCM Distinguished Career Award & Early Career Award (keynote)

October 15, 2019 – Call for Oral abstracts (individual and team) abstracts opens

October 15, 2019 – Call for Poster abstracts opens

October 15, 2019 – Scholarship applications open

October 15, 2019 – Diversity Applications Open

November 18, 2019 – Last day to submit Oral abstracts (team and oral)**

November 18, 2019 – Last day to submit Scholarship applications (whether poster or oral submission)**

December 16, 2019 – Team and Individual Oral Decisions Made/Notifications sent

REGISTRATION & HOUSING

January 10, 2020 – Conference registration and housing opens

March 11, 2020 – Last day to register at “early-bird” conference rate

March 11, 2020 – Last day to register at “early-bird” conference rate

April 1, 2020 – Last day to register at “regular” conference rate

April 3, 2020 – Last day to reserve lodging within guaranteed block period

CONFERENCE DATES

April 23, 2020 – Satellite Meeting (Monday)

April 28, 2020 – Annual Conference starts (Tuesday – Friday)

May 1, 2020 – Annual Conference ends 

Keynote Speakers

NCM provides the opportunity for members to suggest prominent colleagues in the field of neuroscience who would be suitable candidates to provide a Keynote Address during an Annual Meeting.  The Keynote is an invited lecture delivered by a prominent colleague whose contributions to neuroscience are widely acknowledged.  Individuals and topics outside the normal NCM community are encouraged.

Satellite Meetings

NCM’s Board welcomes suggestions for one or two day Satellite Meetings in conjunction with future Annual Meetings.  Please discuss your ideas with NCM Board Members to formulate an early plan/proposal, and bring this to the NCM President for further consideration.