BrainWaves: The Neuroscience Graduate Program Newsletter

Expand Your MiND to New Conference Opportunities

Author:Fahed Abu-Hijleh

Presenting your research at conferences is a great way to strengthen your curriculum vitae and attending is a great way to learn about exciting new research! Below are some upcoming conferences that may be of interest. While some of the abstract submission dates have already passed, registration fees are generally lower this year and virtual formats make it easier than ever to attend!


Abstract Submission

Bursaries/ Assistance Available Location Meeting Dates 

Submission Date:
July 6-15 2021
Registration/Housing Dates: Early August 2021
 N/A N/AChicago, Illinois, USANovember 13-17, 2021
Psychonomic Society Opens in March 2021 TBD Several awards are available San Diego, California, USA November 18-21, 2021
 ICTNN 2021: 15. International Conference on Translational Neuroengineering and Neuroscience  March 1, 2021 $385 Potential to volunteer Toronto, ON September 10-21, 2021
 ICDNID 2021 : International Conference on Developments in Neuroscience and Immune Dysregulation March 1, 2021 $385 Potential to volunteerToronto, ON   June 15-16, 2021
Canadian Association for Neuroscience 14th Canadian Neuroscience MeetingPassed $50 Student Membership Fee N/AVancouver, BC  August 22-25, 2021
 Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science (CSBBCS) Date has not been released N/A N/A
 McGill & Concordia University, Montreal, QCJune 2021 (Tentative)
Interdisciplinary Conference in Psychology Passed N/A N/AUniversity of Ottawa, Ottawa, ONMay 13-14, 2021
Canadian Psychology AssociationPassed$95.00 CAD + taxRegistration is complimentary for those self-identifying as indigenousVirtualJune 7–25 , 2021
Research Society on AlcoholismPassedUnder consideration (likely to be significantly lower than previous meetings)Applications have passedVirtualJune 19–23, 2021
 15th International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases Passed $460 (CAD) N/A Virtual March 9-14, 2021
Collaborative Perspectives on AddictionPassed$60 (USD) NoneVirtualMarch 17–19, 2021