Optogen 2017

Lecce - Apulia

The 4th International Workshop on Technologies for Optogenetics and Neurophotonics OPTOGEN2017 will take place in Lecce, Italy, on December 12-13, 2017.
OPTOGEN2017 brings together the most active scientists and technologists to discuss recent progresses and future challenges in technologies for in vivo optogenetics and optical neural interfaces: from new implantable devices to latest molecular tools developments.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION OPENS 2nd MAY 2017

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION CLOSES 10th OCTOBER 2017

NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE 30th OCTOBER 2017

 

ORGANIZERS:

Massimo De Vittorio – General Chair - Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia and Università del Salento
Ferruccio Pisanello – Program Chair - Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia

 

PREMINARY LIST OF CONFIRMED INVITED SPEAKERS

Robert S Datta - Harvard Medical School
Sonja Kleinlogel - University of Bern
Michal Lipson - Columbia University
Anna Moroni - Università degli studi di Milano
Tobias Moser - Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Ileana Hanganu-Opatz - University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
Adam Packer - University College London
Bernardo Sabatini - Harvard Medical School
Chris Xu - Cornell University

More will be annunced soon.

SCIENTIFIC BOARD

John A. Assad - Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia and Harvard Medical School
Massimo De Vittorio - Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia and Università del Salento
Alberto Diaspro - Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
Valentina Emiliani - Paris Descartes University
Tommaso Fellin -  Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
Pau Gorostiza - Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia
Ileana Hanganu-Opatz - Hamburg Medical University
Georg Nagel - Wuerzburg University – Germany
Ferruccio Pisanello - Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
Patrick Ruther - University of Freiburg
Melissa Warden - Cornell University
Harvey Wiggins - Plexon