IBNS 28th Annual Meeting


 Please join us for this must-attend event! 

WHEN

June 23 - 27, 2019

WHERE

Cairns Convention Centre
Cairns, Australia

SOCIAL

#IBNSconnect
#IBNS2019

For questions, please contact the IBNS Central Office



(preliminary schedule)

On this page:

Abstract Instructions Pre/Post-Conference Tours Sponsors and Exhibitors
Accommodations/Hotels Preliminary Schedule Symposia/Satellite Proposals
Important Dates Printable/Shareable Flyers Travel Awards
Keynote Speakers Program Committee  
Local Organizing Committee Registration Fees  

 

Keynote Speakers

Trevor W. Robbins, PhD
University of Cambridge

Presidential Lecture
"Neural substrates of compulsivity: Neuropsychiatric implications"
Wednesday, June 26, 8:30-9:30 am

Miguel Nikolelis

Miguel Angelo L. Nicolelis, MD, PhD
Duke University, School of Medicine

Bench-to-Bedside
"Brain machine interfaces: From basic science 
to neurological rehabilitation"
Monday, June 24, 8:30-9:30 am


Carol Barnes, PhD
University of Arizona

Keynote Speaker 
"Behavioral consequences of brain aging"
Tuesday, June 25, 8:30-9:30 am

Gavan McNally
Gavan P. McNally, PhD
University of New South Wales

Keynote Speaker
"Pathways promoting and preventing relapse"
Thursday, June 27, 8:30-9:30 am

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Important Dates

September 15, 2018: Symposia/Satellite Proposals Due
December 20, 2018: Travel Award Applications Due
January 15, 2019: Travel Award Notifications
February 1, 2019: Abstract Submissions Due (Poster/Oral)
February 2 - March 1, 2019: Late Abstracts will be considered 
February 7, 2019: Awards Nominations Due (send to Central Office)
March 1, 2019: Late Registration begins (fees increase)
April 1, 2019: 
Exhibitor Registration Deadline
June 23 - 27, 2019: Conference Dates

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Registration Fees

Interested in registering for the IBNS 28th Annual Meeting? Click here see fees, details, and register!

No registration fees will be refunded after May 1, 2019. Refund requests prior to May 1, 2019, will be subject to a $25 processing fee. Registration fees after May 1 will increase.

One (1) banquet ticket is included with your registration. You can purchase guest banquet tickets the during registration. 

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Accommodations/Hotels

If you're planning on attending the IBNS 28th Annual Meeting, you need to book your room in advance! There are several options with different price groups.

Click here to review all hotels offering an IBNS group rate. To assist those on a budget, we will offer a room-sharing option. 

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Abstract Instructions

Click here to review Abstract instructions. Abstracts are being considered for poster presentation only and should be submitted by February 1, 2019.  The fee is $50 USD per abstract. Late abstracts will be considered until March 1.  Fee for late abstracts is $75 USD.  Payment is due at the time of submission.  

Don't forget to check the box on the abstract form to be entered into our COMPETITION for one of five special Augmented Reality posters.  Not familiar with AR.... click here for details.

Abstract form is now available! Click here to access form.

Pre and Post-Conference Tours

Interested in marking off bucket-list items? Click here to view details for pre and post-conference tours.

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Sponsors and Exhibitors

Interested in becoming a sponsor and/or exhibitor for IBNS 2019?  Review our 2019 Sponsor-Exhibitor Prospectus and register by April 1


Thank you to Thorlabs for the generous donation for funding travel awards for students traveling from Brazil to attend the 28th IBNS Conference!

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2019 Printable/Shareable Flyers

Download these flyers to share with your colleagues and friends!

Program Committee

Farida Sohrabji, (Chair), Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Bryan, TX, USA
Elizabeth Byrnes, (Co-Chair), Tufts University, North Grafton, MA, USA
F. Scott Hall, (Council Liaison), University of Toledo Health Science Center, Toledo, OH, USA
Cindy Barha, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Corina Bondi, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Verity Brown, University of St. Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom
Elena Choleris, (Past Chair), University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada
Peter Kalivas, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
Amanda Kentner, MCPHS University, Boston, MA, USA
Yasushi Kiyokawa, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

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Local Organizing Committee - see their bios!

Stephen Kent (Chair) - La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
Bernard Balleine - University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
Michael Bowen - University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Timothy Bredy - University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Femke Buisman-Pijlman - University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
Thomas Burne - University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Deborah Hodgson - University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
Simon Killcross - University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
Karly Turner - University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
Zoltan Sarnyai - James Cook University, Townsville, Australia

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Travel Awards

Congratulations to the 2019 Travel Award Recipients!

Click here to view previous Travel Award winners.

Travel Award applicants are judged based on criteria specific to their level of training. In addition, travel costs will be taken into consideration in determining the final amount of the award. Travel Award recipients are required to present a poster as well as participate in a slide blitz session. Award recipients are required to attend the entire meeting. 

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Call for Symposia/Satellite Proposals

Click here to view the accepted Symposia that will be apart of the 2019 IBNS meeting.


(preliminary schedule)



http://www.as4san.com/2019conference/


Don't forget! The official 
IBNS Satellite AS4SAN Conference
is in Newcastle, Australia
June 17 - 19, 2019

 

 

We look forward to seeing you in Cairns, Australia!