10th Anniversary MindBrainBody Symposium 2023


MindBrainBody Symposium

10th MBB Symposium 2023  | Berlin & Virtual
14-17 March 2023


We were pleased to invite young researchers to participate in and present their research at the 10th Anniversary MindBrainBody (MBB) Symposium 2023. The event will take place from 14th-17th of March 2023 in Berlin and virtually during the International Brain Awareness Week 2023.


The program of the Symposium on the first three days (14th-16th of March) at the venue in Berlin is composed of hybrid keynote lectures, oral presentations by participants, workshops and in person poster sessions. The last day, on the 17th of March  2023, there will be only the second session of virtual poster sessions, where everyone is invited to present their posters again from their own location.  The final program can be downloaded here later. 


Keynote Speakers:

Anil K. Seth (University of Sussex, Brighton/UK)

György Buzsáki (New York University, Langone Medical Center, New York/USA)

Frederike Petzschner (Brown University, Providence, RI/USA)

Matthew Larkum (Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Berlin/Germany)

Stephanie Jones (Brown University, Providence, RI/USA)

We are happy to welcome postdoctoral and doctoral researchers as well as students from the domains of cognitive, affective and social neurosciences, cognitive neurology and neuropsychiatry, psychology or other behavioral and social sciences to submit abstracts (max. 300 words) to present a talk or a poster. The talks will be recorded and extra question rounds will be available next day. Please check here for more details.

The symposium program includes keynote lectures, workshops, presentations by applicants, and a poster session (with a poster prize) as well as an MBB Young Scientist Award (see below). Attendance without presentation is possible. Previously presented posters are also welcomed. The Symposium Booklet with abstracts will be published with a DOI.

MBB Young Scientist Award
You can also apply for an MBB Young Scientist Award. It would provide you with the opportunity to embark on a funded research stay at the MindBrainBody Institute in Berlin (Berlin School of Mind and Brain) or at the Department of Neurology, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences (MPI CBS Leipzig). If you wish to be considered for the MBB Young Scientist Award, please add a project proposal (maximally 2 pages/800 words) that can be carried out over a 3-month period in the domain of our research fields.

Registration Deadline: January 15, 2023

Link: https://survey.academiccloud.de/index.php/393922?lang=en


Registration Fee: 50 EUR in person or 10 EUR virtual only

Invited applicants will get an e-mail with the payment details in February 2023.


Symposium Venue: Berlin and virtual via Zoom

The participants joining us in the centre Berlin at the beautiful venue of Kaiserin-Friedrich-Haus will enjoy the 10th Anniversary celebration reception and all-days delicious catering.  


For further questions, please contact:

Dr. Anahit Babayan | E-mail: babayan(at)cbs.mpg.de

Looking forward to your participation!

The 10th MBB Symposium takes place in cooperation with the Department of Neurology at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, the Berlin School of Mind and Brain, and the  Competence Network Stroke (KNS) in Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin.

The 10th MBB Symposium is sponsored by Brain Products/MES and Biopac.

















You are also invited to join our regular MindBrainBody Lecture Series which take place every 3-4 weeks virtually. More details here.



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