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 a Satellite Meeting  on Monday April 27, 2020 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

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 27, 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

New this year, the NCM Board welcomes proposals for a one Satellite Meetings in conjunction with the 2020 Annual Meetings.  Submissions are to be submitted via email by June 13 and should include:

  • 1 paragraph describing the topic of the proposed satellite
  • 1 paragraphy outlining the anticipated goals
  • List of organizers
  • Proposed list of speaker