Neuroethics Meetings

INS hosts annual meetings and provides support for neuroethics meetings by members and partners.


BNA2018 Festival of Neuroscience event logo
BNA2019 Festival of Neuroscience

April 14-17; Dublin, Ireland
The INS will be taking part in this year's Festival of Neuroscience by organizing, in collaboration with the British Association of Psychopharmacology, two sessions on treating mental illness in teenagers. A symposium on April 14 will examine "Mental Illness in Children and Adolescents: Neuroscience, Ethics and Practice in Psychopharmacology," and the public event on April 15 is titled "Young Minds Matter: How to Support Young People’s Mental Health." The INS is a partner society for this event and members can save up to £125 on registration fees – select 'International Neuroethics Society' from the partner organization list and type 'please confirm' when asked for a member number.

Italian Neuroethics Society Annual Meeting

The Future of Neuroethics; May 15-17, 2019; Milan, Italy
The INS is working with the Italian Society for Neuroethics to develop this year's program. Featured is a session on the new frontiers of the concept of brain death and keynote speakers: Alfred Mele, Florida State University; Barbara Sahakian, University of Cambridge; Francesco Guala, University of Milan; Adrian Owen, Western University Canada; Raffaella Rumiati, SISSA, Trieste; Arleen L. Salles, Uppsala University; and Julian Savulescu, University of Oxford. Abstracts submissions of 300 words or less are due by February 15.

FENS CAJAL Training Programme

July 14–August 3; Lisbon, Portugal

10th IBRO World Congress of Neuroscience

September 21-25, 2019; Daegu, South Korea

2019 Annual Meeting

October 17-18, 2019; Chicago, IL, USA

Share your neuroethics events with INS members!

Send event details using our event submission form.

Other Events

2019 Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society

Embracing the Biopsychosocial Melting Pot
February 20-23; New York City, NY, USA
Judy Illes will give a plenary titled "Advances in Neurotechnology for Neurocognition: Balancing on the Tightrope of Discovery, Treatment, and Translation," and is leading a symposium titled "Neurotechnology for Neuropsychology in Egypt, Nepal and Canada: Perspectives, Intersections and Opportunities," with scheduled speakers Illes, Tamer Emara, Alissa Antle and Claudia Barned. A 40% discount is available for INS members; contact Elaine Snell for details ([email protected]).

Psychiatric Neurosurgery – Ethical, Legal, and Societal Issues

February, 22-23, 2019; Berlin, Germany

13th Annual Machine Learning Symposium

March 1, 2019; New York City, NY, USA (Available via Livestream)

International Congress

Mexican Association of Neuroethics / Mexican National Academy of Bioethics
April 2019; Mexico City, Mexico

International Conference on Neurology & Mental Disorders

Fostering Advances in the Field of Neurology and Mental Disorders
April 11-12, 2019 Stockholm, Sweden

2nd International Conference on Dementia and Dementia Care

Breakthrough in Dementia Research and Care
April 15-16, 2019; Toronto, Canada

(Clinical) Neurotechnology Meets Artificial Intelligence

May 8-10, 2019; Munich, Germany

28th Euro-Global Neurologists Meeting

Action potential and synapses – current challenges and innovations in the field of neuroscience
June 13-14, 2019; Barcelona, Spain

FENS Regional Meeting

July 10-13, 2019; Belgrade, Serbia