The Brain Conference: The Brain in Focus – New Approaches to Imaging Neurons and Neural Circuits

Organiser: FENS

Additional Organiser: Lundbeck Foundation

Event Dates: 17—20 Apr 2016

  • 17/04/2016
  • 18/04/2016
  • 19/04/2016
  • 20/04/2016

Recent advances in optical microscopy have transformed neuroscience, providing an unprecedented view of the structure and function of neural systems. 

This conference will explore current developments in microscopy and related biophysical and computational methods for measuring and controlling the nervous system, from molecules to entire neural circuits.   

Photo left: Holografic shaped pattern for the stimulation of a dendritic segment Photo right: Two photon 3D reconstruction of the retina bipolar layer


Valentina Emiliani
Neurophotonics Laboratory
CNRS-Paris Descartes University, France

Karel Svoboda
Janelia Research Campus
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, USA

For enquiries and press registration, please contact:

The Brain Conferences Committee

Contact Details

Name: FENS