Scientific Program

Neuroscience 2017 will feature lectures, symposia, workshops, and events for scientists at all career stages. Sessions and events at the annual meeting are designed to provide attendees with a range of opportunities, including scientific enrichment, career development, and professional networking.

Featured and Special Lectures: Each year, SfN’s Program Committee invites leading scientists to give lectures on hot topics in neuroscience. The Presidential Special Lecture Series is developed by SfN's President with the lectures stemming from his or her area of interest. Specific information regarding Featured and Special Lectures is now available.

Symposia and Minisymposia: These panel sessions are focused on timely, relevant research from across the field. Symposia and minisymposia are selected by the Program Committee from proposals submitted by SfN members.  Specific information about Symposia and Minisymposia is now available.

Curated Itineraries: Curated itineraries are designed to help meeting attendees find presentations related to their particular area of interest. SfN’s Program Committee chooses the specific topical tracks for eachyear. Each track encompasses relevant posters and nanosymposia, as well as lectures, symposia, and minisymposia.