Forum Food Market

The Forum Food Market Saturday 19.00 – 21.00 The Food Market opens  Saturday after the Opening Ceremony and Opening Lecture Sunday – Monday – Tuesday 17.30 – 20.00 Everyday when the exhibition and poster area closes the Danish Society for […]


Neuroscience in the City

 Sunday evening July 3 at 20:00 in selected bars in Copenhagen Meet from The FENS/Kavli Network of Excellence Tara Spires-Jones (UK) Kristin Tessmar (Austria) Manuel Mameli (France) Johannes Letzkus (Germany) Tara Spires-Jones @ Von Fressen Illuminating Brain Changes in Dementia […]


Science and Cocktails

Science and Cocktails Byens Lys, Christiania Free Entrance, but seats are limited Science & Cocktails is an initiative that brings science and entertainment closer together by creating a series of public lectures intertwined with music/art performances and smoky dry-ice chilled cocktails […]


Jump The FENS – LabDinner

Just Dinner (25€) Just Party (25€) – buy in HSC Booth or Student Booth While you can still purchase a ticket for the LabDinner, we cannot offer transport directly from the Bellacenter to Docken for these late registrations BBQ by […]


EDAB Public Lecture 2016

Brain Jazz: Miles on the brain – About Miles Davis’s quintet during the 1960s and how jazz and musical expertise affects our brain.  with Professor Peter Vuust.   A European Dana Alliance for the Brain Public Lecture at FENS Forum […]


Helping hands

Volunteer for the Forum – we need extra hands. To take care of practical matters, such as distributing programs and assisting at the registration area, we need volunteers. Volunteers who work 3 shifts of up to 5 hours will get […]


Copenhagen Jazz Festival 2016

During ten days of July, Copenhagen pulsates with the rhythm of jazz. More than a thousand concerts on more than a hundred different stages occupy the Danish capital. Preliminary Programme Pat Metheny – July 4th      Copenhagen Jazz Festival July […]


Unlimited Public Transportation

Travelpass : less than 5€ per day Get around easy with a TravelPass Note there is a 30 min delay for the ticket to arrive to your phone !!!!! 1 2 3 4 5 Purchase your FENS Forum Travelpass online […]


Young Investigator participants announced

Young Investigators The interest for the Young Investigator Programme has been very high, we sadly cannot offer lab spaces for all. We thank you for your application and interest and look forward to seeing you at the FENS Forum of […]


The FENS Forum satellites …

Check out the satellites for FENS Forum CPH 2016 Announced Symposia June 29, 2016 ENCODS 2016 June 30, 2016 EMCCS-EBBS-FENS Satellite Meeting Nutrition for the Ageing Brain Mechanisms of neurodegeneration and progression: From mechanisms to therapies in Parkinson’s disease July 1, […]



An App for your SmartPhone Keep up-to-date with all the events around the FENS Forum. A useful guide to FENS Forum in Copenhagen. Practical info about Copenhagen. Find all the Satellite Symposia. You can use it as guest or you […]


Don’t let this happen to you !!!!!

You can still keep the feeling away – DEADLINE JUNE 29 Honestly – this is a rather unpleasant feeling The LabDinner – DEADLINE JUNE 21 – BBQ by the Sea 25€ Get your friends together and sign up here – […]


Art of Neuroscience 2016

ART OF NEUROSCIENCE 2016 It is our pleasure to welcome Art of Neuroscience to Copenhagen and the 10th FENS Forum of Neuroscience. You can see some of the Neuroscience Art at display during neuroscience outreach activities in Copenhagen before and […]


Copenhagen Jazz Festival July 1-10 2016

During FENS Forum of Neuroscience CPH 2016, Copenhagen welcomes you to the worlds largest Jazz Festival. Lasting 10 days, the festival envelops the Danish capital, offering af sumptuous musical feast to the 250.000 guests who join us year after year. […]


Mechanisms of neurodegeneration and progression

Mechanisms of neurodegeneration and progression: From mechanisms to therapies in Parkinson’s disease1 July 2016 –  University of CopenhagenNørre Alle 20Panum (Building 29). Room 29.01.30School of Dentistry  Organisers: Maria Trinidad Herrero (University of Murcia, Spain); Micaela Morelli (University of Cagliari, Italy) […]


Jump the FENS – July 4th

Just Dinner (25€) Just Party (25€) – buy in HSC Booth or Student Booth   Monday July 4th – Jump the FENS (it is for everybody) Place: Docken Copenhagen Note that limited bus shuttle will run from Østerport to Docken […]

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Barriers in developing brain

  Barriers in developing brain How to find the Faculty Club 7 July 2016 – Faculty Club (Panum, UCPH Nørre Campus) Copenhagen – Celebrating 40 years of Møllgård-Saunders collaboration   Registration fee : 20€ includes coffee, lunch and light dinner     […]



29 June 2016 – 1 July 2016 – Helsinore, Denmark Registration Contact: Mirelle ter Veer & Amber Kerkhofs Neuroscience as a whole is the quickest evolving field in science, almost 100.000 articles on neuroscientific topics were published in 2014 alone. As a […]


Interneuron Synaptic Plasticity

1 July 2016 – Hannover Auditorium (UCPH Nørre Campus) Copenhagen Interneuron Synaptic Plasticity – From Mechanism to Higher Brain Function   Organizer: Prof. Dr. Marlene Bartos Contact: E-mail: Prof. Dr. Marlene Bartos Website


Molecular Regulation of Depression

1 July 2016 – Bella Center, Copenhagen Molecular Regulation of Depression   Organizers: Eleanor Coffey Thomas Frodl Martin Walter Michael Courtney Andrew Harkin Contact: E-mail: Eleanor Coffey


Cells, Circuits and Computation

1 July 2016 – DGI-byen Copenhagen, Tietgensgade 65 Cells, Circuits and Computation: – Expanding the Horizons of Big Data Analysis   Allen Institute for Brain Science and Human Brain Project Education Programme Click to download and print flyer Registration Contact: E-mail: Elisabeth Wintersteller, Terri […]


Cajal Club

1 July 2016 – Celebration Auditorium (UCPH Frederiksberg Campus) Copenhagen Cerebral Cortical Cell Types The range and diversity of neuronal cell types in the cerebral cortex have fascinated neuroscientists since the time of Cajal but have become an urgent focus […]



30 June 2016 – 1 July 2016 – Lundbeck Foundation Auditorium (BRIC) Copenhagen The meeting will survey recent discoveries in the field of molecular and cellular cognition. There will be 28 oral presentations including 8 speakers chosen from submitted abstracts. […]


European Population Neuroscience

1 July 2016 – DGI-byen Copenhagen, Tietgensgade 65 European Population Neuroscience: A Satellite Event of the FENS Forum 2016   Organization: Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Resonance (DRCMR) in collaboration with CreoDK and the European Brain Council (EBC) Organising committee: Prof. […]


Nutrition for the Ageing Brain

2nd Workshop on Nutrition for the Ageing Brain 30 June – 1 July 2016 – Park Inn by Radisson Copenhagen Airport Hotel Registration Registration Fees · €260,- for registrants from academia · €260,- for registrants from the public sector · […]


European Sleep Research Society

Conference chairman: Marielle Zoetmulder, President of the Danish Society for Sleep Medicine   09.00-10.30 Sleep and metabolism Vladyslav V. Vyazovskiy: Waking behaviour, cortical states and sleep homeostasis Christelle Peyron: REM sleep homeostatic regulation in wild-type and narcoleptic mice Philippe Peigneux: New insights […]


Things to do in the New Year

(First) things to remember in 2016 Register for FENS Forum CPH 2016 Submit your abstract Check the deadlines Remind your friends Check out the satelites Join the events Do not miss a great mid summer week of Neuroscience, music and […]


Young Investigator Programme

​​​​​​​The Young Investigators Programme gives young investigators an excellent opportunity for a 10-day research visit in a Danish neuroscience laboratory prior to the FENS Forum 2016 in Copenhagen. We offer financial support for housing during the research visit. Transportation for […]


Online registration for FENS Forum CPH 2016

The registration for FENS Forum CPH 2016 is open – deadline for the Go to the online registration Early registration until 2 February 2016 Late registration from 3 February till 20 June 2016 On-site registration from 21 June 2016


Roskilde Festival 2016 : 25 june – 2 july

Leading up to FENS Forum – The Roskilde Festival 2016 Roskilde Festival is the largest North European culture and music festival and has existed since 1971. It is a non-profit organisation consisting of about 50 full-time employees and thousands of […]


Coldplay in Copenhagen on July 5

Coldplay has announced that they will be taking A Head Full of Dreams on tour in 2016, making it the first tour they have had in four years. During FENS Forum Copenhagen 2016 on Tuesday July 5 Coldplay will be […]


The Brain Conferences – The Brain in Focus

The Brain in Focus: New Approaches to Imaging Neurons and Neural Circuits 17-20 April 2016: Rungstedgaard – North Copenhagen, Denmark Recent advances in optical microscopy have transformed neuroscience, providing an unprecedented view of the structure and function of neural systems. […]



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Satellite symposia – submission still open

The submission for Satellite events is open (2nd deadline is February 2nd) see more at the FENS Forum website Accepted Satellite symposia can be found here Do you plan to organise a satellite symposium, we may help – mail us


The Brain Prize Award Ceremony 2015

The Prize Award Ceremony takes place 7 May 2015 at The Black Diamond, Copenhagen at 16.30-19.00. The Prize will be presented by His Royal Highness the Crown Prince of Denmark.   See more