UPDATE: Where information is available, conferences that have been cancelled, postponed or converted to a virtual format as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic are noted below. Please confirm details with the event organisers. Last update: 8th December 2022.

You can meet the Editors of Nature Reviews Neuroscience (Darran YatesKatherine WhalleySian Lewis and Jake Rogers) at some of the meetings below.

If you want to learn more about any of these topics, 'Recommended reading' links to related content from Nature Reviews Neuroscience are provided below the relevant conferences.

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7–10, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, USA
Development and 3D modeling of the human brain
Recommended reading


20–25, Snowbird, Utah, USA
Winter conference on brain research

22–27, Ventura, California, USA
GRC: Neuroimmune communication in health and disease
Recommended reading

26–29, Beaver Run Resort, Colorado, USA
Keystone: Drug delivery to the brain: challenges and progress 

MARCH 2023

5–10, Ventura, California, USA
GRC: Glial Biology: Functional Interactions Among Glia and Neurons
Recommended reading

9–14, Montreal, Canada
Computational and Systems Neuroscience (COSYNE) 2023

11–14, Kibbuz Nahsholim, Israel
EMBO workshop: Mechanisms of neuronal remodelling 
Recommended reading

25–28, San Francisco, California, USA
Cognitive Neuroscience Society Meeting 2023

26–29, Snowbird, Utah, USA
Keystone:  Autophagy and Neurodegeneration: Mechanisms to Therapies
Recommended reading

26–29, Janelia Farm, Virginia, USA
Navigational Algorithms and Neural Circuit Computations Directing Olfactory Search Across Species

26–30, Santa Cruz, Chile
IUBMB-EMBO workshop: Emerging concepts of the neuronal cytoskeleton 

26–31, Lucca, Italy
GRC: Dendrites: Molecules, structure and function
Recommended reading

28–1 Apr, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, USA
CSH: Brain barriers

APRIL 2023

2–7, Ventura, California, USA
GRC:  Functional Genomics of Human Brain Development and Disease
Recommended reading

16–19, Janelia Farm, Virginia, USA
Neuropeptide Signaling: Bridging Cell Biology, Neurophysiology, and Behavior

23–26, Brighton, UK
BNA 2023: Festival of Neuroscience

23–26, Rungsted Kyst, Denmark
FENS Brain Conference: Establishment and Maintenance of Brain Cell States

24–28, Awaji, Japan
CSHAsia: Novel Insights into Glia Function and Dysfunction
Recommended reading

25–28, Heidelberg, Germany
EMBO| EMBL symposium: Brain genome: regulation, evolution, and function  

27–29, San Diego, California, USA
Society for Biological Psychiatry Annual Meeting

MAY 2023

7–12, Les Diablerets, Switzerland
GRC:  Parkinson’s Disease
Recommended reading

15–18, Janelia Farm, Virginia, USA
Neuro-Evo: A Comparative Approach to Cracking Circuit Function III

15–19, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Keystone:   Neurodegeneration: New Biology Guiding the Next Generation of Therapeutic Development
Recommended reading

15–19, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Keystone:   Neuroimmune Interactions: From Basic Mechanisms to Novel Therapeutic Directions

21–27, Les Diablerets, Switzerland
GRC: Modulation of Neural Circuits and Behavior

28–2 June, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
GRC: Neurotrophic Mechanisms in Health and Disease

JUNE 2023

4–9, Les Diablerets, Switzerland
GRC: Excitatory Synapses and Brain Function

11–16, Easton, Massachusetts, USA
GRC: Consciousness, Anesthesia and Evolutionary Biology

16–20, Montréal, Canada
Organization for human brain mapping 2023 Annual Meeting

25–30, Smithfield, Rhode Island, USA
GRC: Basic Mechanisms to Clinical Trials in Brain Tumors

JULY 2023

2–7, Les Diablerets, Switzerland
GRC: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and Related Motor Neuron Diseases  

9–14, Lucca, Italy
GRC:  Central Nervous System Injury and Repair
Recommended reading

9–14, South Hadley, Massachusetts, USA
GRC: Eye Movements

9–14, Castelldefels, Spain
GRC:  Amygdala function in emotion, cognition and disease
Recommended reading

16–20, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Alzheimer’s Association International Conference
Recommended reading

16–21, Castelldefels, Spain
GRC: Cannabinoid Function in the CNS
Recommended reading

16–21, Les Diablerets, Switzerland
GRC:  Inhibition in the CNS
Recommended reading


6–11, Lewiston, Maine, USA
GRC: Cerebellum
Recommended reading

6–11, West Dover, Vermont, USA
GRC: Neuroethology: Behavior, Evolution and Neurobiology
Recommended reading

13–18, Castelldefels, Spain
GRC: Catecholamines
Recommended reading


7–10, Alicante, Spain
EMBO workshop: Gene regulatory mechanisms in neural fate decisions 

9–13, Granada , Spain
11th IBRO World Congress of Neuroscience

18–21, Munich, Germany
EMBO workshop: Stroke-Immunology conference 


3–7, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, USA
CSH: Neurobiology of Drosophila


11–15, Washington, D.C., USA
Society for Neuroscience 2023

15–18, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, USA
CSH: Zebrafish neurobiology

28–1 Dec, Heidelberg, Germany
EMBO workshop: Subcortical sensory circuits: Visual, auditory, somatosensory, and beyond