Past events

Max Planck / HHMI Connectomics meeting Berlin 2017

Harnack House, Ihnenstr. 16-20, 14195 Berlin

Sunday April 9th (evening) – Wednesday April 12th (noon)

This biannual meeting brings together the still growing field of high-resolution connectomics. It focuses on methodological developments as well as biological insights, and provides ample opportunities for discussion, especially featuring junior colleagues.

Poster presentations

Applications for poster presentations are welcome.

Please send an abstract with title, authors, affiliations to connectomics2017(at) until February 27th, 2017.

Accomodation and registration are free for accepted poster presentations. Travel has to be organized and covered by the participants.

Invited Speakers

  • Alex Bates; MRC Cambridge
  • Thorsten Beier; Heidelberg University
  • Daniel Berger; Harvard University
  • Manuel Berning; MPI for Brain Research, Frankfurt
  • Graham Knott; EPF Lausanne
  • Adam Bleckert; Allen Institute for Brain Research
  • Davi Bock; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Alexander Borst; MPI of Neurobiology, Martinsried
  • Kevin Briggman; NIH/NINDS
  • JoAnn Buchanan; Allen Institute for Brain Research
  • Dan Bumbarger; Allen Institute for Brain Research
  • Albert Cardona; HHMI Janlia Farm
  • Forrest Collman; Allen Institute for Brain Research
  • Marta Costa; University of Cambridge
  • Nuno da Costa; Allen Institute for Brain Research
  • Winfried Denk; MPI of Neurobiology, Martinsried
  • Mark Ellisman; University of California San Diego
  • Rainer Friedrich; FMI Basel
  • Jan Funke; Institut de Robòtica i Informàtica Industrial
  • Christel Genoud; FMI Basel
  • Stephan Gerhard; FMI Basel
  • Brett Graham; Harvard University
  • Matthias Haberl; University of California San Diego
  • Fred Hamprecht; Heidelberg University
  • Kristen Harris; University of Texas, Austin
  • Moritz Helmstaedter; MPI for Brain Research, Frankfurt
  • Harald Hess; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Yunfeng Hua; MPI for Brain Research, Frankfurt
  • Viren Jain; Google
  • Khalid Khairy; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Joergen Kornfeld; MPI of Neurobiology, Martinsried
  • Anna Kreshuk; Heidelberg University
  • Aaron Kuan; Harvard University
  • Yoshiyuki Kubota; Nat. Inst. for Physiological Sciences
  • Bobby Kasthuri; Argonne National Laboratory
  • Bill Katz; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Wei-Chung Lee; Harvard University
  • James Lightfoot; MPI for Developmental Biology, Tübingen
  • Jeremy Maitin-Shepard; Google
  • Ian Meinertzhagen; Dalhousie University, Halifax
  • Shawn Mikula; MPI of Neurobiology, Martinsried
  • Toufiq Parag; Harvard University
  • Hanspeter Pfister; Harvard University
  • Stephen Plaza; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Pat Rivlin; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Clay Reid; Allen Institute for Brain Research
  • Gerry Rubin; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Kerriane Ryan; Dalhousie University, Halifax
  • Stephan Saalfeld; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Lou Scheffer; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Helene Schmidt; BCCN Humboldt University, Berlin
  • Kazunori Shinomiya; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Steven Smith; Stanford University
  • Ralf Sommer; MPI for Developmental Biology, Tübingen
  • Julia Tisler; MPI of Neurobiology, Martinsried
  • Benjamin Titze; FMI Basel
  • Srini Turaga; HHMI Janelia Farm
  • Jakob Vogelstein; IARPA
  • Michal Januszewski; Google
  • Daniel Wagenaar; California Institute of Technology
  • Adrian Wanner; FMI Basel
  • Larry Zipursky; UCLA

Harald Hess (HHMI Janelia Farm), Moritz Helmstaedter (MPI for Brain Research)

Max Planck/HHMI Connectomics Conference

September 7-10, 2014 
Harnack Haus, Berlin

The Max Planck/HHMI connectomics conference has been a bi-annual meeting since 2006 alternating at Janelia Research Farm and the Max Planck Society. This conference is bringing together all the labs working in the emerging field of connectomics.

© Mitya Chklovskii, Janelia Farm / Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg, Germany