Sessions and Events
Join Us to Experience
- Lectures by world-renowned scientists from around the world
- Symposia discussing exciting advances in neuroscience
- Nearly 14,000 abstracts with new research
- Exhibitors sharing new tools, technologies, and publishing options
- Events specific to networkers, advocates, and other career seekers
- 100 + satellite events held in conjunction with the annual meeting
- Download the meeting mobile app and access the Neuroscience Meeting Planner (NMP)
Junior investigators present exciting and cutting-edge research.
These interactive panel discussions encourage debate and conversation from clinician-scientists at all levels.
Check out the presentation formats and session types that are new to SfN's annual meeting this year.
Continuing Medical Education
By attending CME-designated events, physicians gain a broad overview of the field and detailed information about recent research.
All SfN-Sponsored Socials will be held in the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina.
Professional Development Workshops
This year’s tracks are Career Paths, Collaboration & Networking, Neuroscience Education, and Success in Academia.
SfN Preconference Sessions
Arrive a day early to attend a preconference session. Engage with leading experts for training on cutting-edge scientific topics or for an informal dialogue on factors that influence their research. To attend, add the appropriate course to you annual meeting registration.
Events and Meetings
Attend these events focused on networking and public outreach.
Graduate School Fair
A unique opportunity for prospective students and their advisers to meet face-to-face with representatives from neuroscience graduate programs.
An opportunity for students and postdoctoral researchers to engage experienced neuroscientists in an informal dialogue on a variety of topics.
See all of the satellite events happening in San Diego during the Annual Meeting
Find a Satellite Event
View all the planned symposia, meetings, and social events happening around San Diego during the week of the Annual Meeting
Satellite Event Policies
Learn more about hosting satellite events at SfN annual meeting.