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Report on FENS 2016 meeting

"A special lecture by Wolfram Schultz at FENS: During the FENS meeting, Wolfram Schultz (Cambridge, UK) gave a special lecture on 'The economic utility signal of dopamine neurons. The lecture was promoted by both EBBS and the Behavioural Brain Research Prize.” Wolfram Schultz "At FENS in Copenhagen, EBBS organized a convivial meeting around [...]

Report on the joint EBBS-EMCCS meeting

EBBS organized jointly with EMCCS (European Molecular and Cellular Cognition Society) its first joint Meeting at FENS in Copenhagen on June 30th and July 1st. The meeting, which surveyed recent discoveries in the field of molecular and cellular cognition, was a great success with more than 110 participants.

5th Symposium on Decision Neuroscience

5th Symposium on Decision Neuroscience Düsseldorf, July 17th, 2017 Speakers and talks “Arbitration between model-based and model-free learning.” John O’Doherty, Caltech Brain Imaging Center “Brain circuit mechanisms for self-control failure.” Joshua Buckholtz, Center for Brain Science, Harvard University “The evolutionary origin of pro-sociality.” Judith Burkart, Anthropological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich “Social [...]

Symposium “Brain Bioenergetics – From Behaviour to Pathology”

Scientific report: Symposium “Brain Bioenergetics- From Behaviour to Pathology”, School of Life Science, EPFL, Lausanne- June 28th and 29th 2016 The symposium “Brain Bioenergetics- From Behaviour to Pathology”, (http://bms2016.epfl.ch/) gathered together renowned scientists from the burgeoning field of brain bioenergetics. With a highly interdisciplinary nature, sixteen speakers with a broad range of expertises (e.g. electrophysiology, [...]