Preliminary Program 2020

Saturday, May 30, 2 PM:

CAN public lecture

Antoine Hakim

Save your brain – lifestyle changes to prevent dementia

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Day 1 : Sunday, May 31

9:00 AM – 4:30 PMCAN Satellite symposia
5:00 – 5:15 PMWelcome and Opening Remarks by

Katalin Toth, President of the Canadian Association for Neuroscience

5:15 – 5:45 PMCAN invited partner presentations

SfN Past President Diane Lipscombe

More TBA

5:45 – 6:45Presidential Lecture

Michael Hausser –University College London

6:45 – 8:00Opening Reception

 

Day 2: Monday, June 1

 8:30 – 10:15 AMPlenary symposium 1
10:15 – 10:45Coffee break

Posters/exhibits

10:45 – 11:45Featured Plenary speaker 1

Gwyneth Card – HHMI-Janelia

11:45 – 12:00Award presentation
12:00 – 1:30Lunch on own

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion luncheon

 1:30 – 3:00Parallel symposia 1-4
 3:00 – 3:30Coffee break
 3:30 – 5:30PMPoster session 1 & Exhibits
 5:30 – 7:00

Brain Prize lecture -Lundbeck Foundation

 7:30 – 9:30CAN Student Social

 

Day 3: Tuesday, June 2

 8:30 – 10:15 AMPlenary symposium 2
10:15 – 10:45Coffee break

Posters/exhibits

10:45 – 11:45Featured Plenary speaker 2

Magdalena Goetz  -Munich Center for Neurosciences – Brain & Mind

11:45 – 12:00Award presentation
12:00 – 12:30CAN-ACN Annual General Meeting of members
12:30 – 1:30Lunch on own
 1:30 – 3:00Parallel symposia 5-8
 3:00 – 3:30Coffee break
 3:30 – 5:30Posters session 2 and Exhibits
 5:30 – 6:00

Young investigator award lecture

 6:00 – 7:00Keynote Lecture

Frank Polleux, Columbia University

 

Day 4: Wednesday, June 3

 8:30 – 10:15 A.M.Plenary symposium 3
 10:15 – 10:45Posters/exhibits

Coffee break

10:45 – 11:45Featured Plenary speaker 3

Kalina Christoff, UBC Cognitive neuroscience

11:45 – 12:00 PMAward presentation
12:00 – 1:30 PMLunch on own
 1:30 – 3:30

 

Posters session 3 & Exhibits
3:30 – 5:00Parallel symposia 9-12