NOTES:
This meeting occurs in 2017.
This meeting will be conducted in English.

All programs are subject to change. Check this site for updates.


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Twitter hashtag for this meeting: #KSneuron

Neuronal Control of Appetite, Metabolism and Weight (Z5)

joint with the meeting on Gastrointestinal Control of Metabolism (Z6)

Scientific Organizers: Lora K. Heisler and Scott M. Sternson


May 9—13, 2017

Tivoli Hotel and Congress Center, Copenhagen, Denmark


Lead Sponsor: Novo Nordisk A/S. Sponsored by Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.


BEWARE of booking lodging through companies unaffiliated with Keystone Symposia. Click here for more details.

Keystone Symposia is committed to maintaining a positive and respectful environment at its meetings. To this end, please review and comply with our policies.

Registered attendees of one meeting in a joint pair may participate in sessions of the other, pending space availability.

DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Jan 12, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jan 12, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Feb 9, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Mar 9, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2017-Z5 "Neuronal Control of Appetite, Metabolism and Weight" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On January 12, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After January 12, 2017 until February 9, 2017 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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January 12, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 9, 2017 845.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After March 9, 2017 995.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 9, 2017 620.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After March 9, 2017 770.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: January 12, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is February 9, 2017)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: January 12, 2017


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: February 9, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is January 12, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: March 9, 2017


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 150.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 995.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 770.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors Housing Services", "Global Housing", etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.

Things to Do

Walking distance  = Walking distance (within 1/2 mile of conference center)  FREE Shuttle/Bus available  = FREE Shuttle/Bus available
Shuttle/Bus required  = Shuttle/Bus required  Car/Taxi required  = Car/Taxi required  not available  = Not Available

The Copenhagen Card provides free and discounted rates at museums, restaurants, and attractions as well as free public transportation for stays from 1-5 days in the city. For full information or to order the card, click here.

Suggestion: To find other attendees who may want to join you in activities, use the message board located near the Registration Desk. Post your contact information and activity of interest, and be sure to check the message board during the meeting for posts by fellow attendees.

For suggestions on dining and shopping during your visit, as well as on what to see and do in Copenhagen, click here.
Other Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Tivoli Gardens, the world's second oldest amusement park and pleasure garden, is a 15 minute walk from the hotel or a 5 minute taxi/bus ride. The gardens have something for everyone all seasons of the year. Find out more at, Tivoli Gardens
Sightseeing Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required For the best resource in seeing all Copenhagen has to offer, Visit Copenhagen
Kronborg Castle
The Little Mermaid

Aquarium Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required National Aquarium Denmark
Movie Theaters Walking distance Cinemaxx Cinema
Zoo Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Copenhagen Zoo
Fitness Center Walking distance Fitness center located in the basement of the hotel with changing rooms and towels. Open from 06.00-22.00.
Swimming Walking distance Large swimming pool located in the basement of the hotel with an adjoining sauna. Open from 06.00-22.00.
Other Walking distance Indoor playroom for children of all ages located in the basement of the hotel.


Bars/Pubs Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Carlsberg Brewery
Dining Walking distance FREE Shuttle/Bus available Shuttle/Bus required
Tivoli hotel has 3 on site restaurants/lounges.
Tivoli Brasserie
Tivoli Bar and Lounge
Sticks 'n' Sushi

Check out these links for recommendations on the best dining in the city of Copenhagen:

Trip Advisor - Best Restaurants in Copenhagen

10 Best Restaurants to Eat Like a Local

Amounts are in US dollars
The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.