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Neurocircuitry of Social Behavior (L4)

Scientific Organizers: Hee-Sup Shin, Larry Young, Hailan Hu and Carmen Sandi


May 10—13, 2020

Daejeon Convention Center, Daejeon, South Korea


Developed in collaboration with the Institute for Basic Science


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Jan 9, 2020 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jan 9, 2020 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Feb 11, 2020 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Mar 10, 2020 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-L4 "Neurocircuitry of Social Behavior" 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 9, 2020 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After January 9, 2020 until February 11, 2020 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 9, 2020 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 10, 2020 895.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After March 10, 2020 1095.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 10, 2020 670.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After March 10, 2020 870.00 USD

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: January 9, 2020

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

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 11, 2020)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

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


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.


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Scholarship Deadline: January 9, 2020

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


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 11, 2020

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


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 9, 2020)

Discounted Registration Deadline: March 10, 2020

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


Registration Fee: 895.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 670.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1095.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 870.00 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.

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No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Sunday, May 10 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Wednesday, May 13 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Thursday, May 14 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, MAY 10

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

2nd Floor Lobby
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

2nd Floor Lobby

MONDAY, MAY 11

08:30—11:30
Social Recognition (Recognizing Others, Social Memory Engram)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/10/2020

Room 202
Steven A. Siegelbaum, Columbia University, USA
Hippocampal CA2 Circuit for Social Behavior

Teruhiro Okuyama, University of Tokyo, Japan
Social Memory Engram in the Hippocampus

Coffee Break

Lisa Stowers, The Scripps Research, USA
Leveraging Olfaction to Study Social Behavior in the Mouse

Gloria Choi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Cortical Dysfunction and Social Behaviors

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Room 201
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Room 201
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—18:45
Social Stress and Anxiety
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/10/2020

Room 202
Carmen Sandi, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Social Stress and Anxiety Circuits

Talma Hendler, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Social Anxiety and Neural Circuitry-Neuropsychiatry: Brain Network Hierarchy

Jaideep Bains, University of Calgary, Canada
Social Transmission and Buffering of Stress

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Room 201
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Room 201

TUESDAY, MAY 12

08:30—11:30
Social Bonding, Parental Behaviors and Sexual Dimorphic Behaviors
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/10/2020

Room 202
Larry J. Young, Emory University School of Medicine, USA
Social Bonding and Empathy Related Behaviors

Catherine G. Dulac, Harvard University, USA
Brain Architecture of Social Behavior Circuits

Coffee Break

Robert C. Froemke, New York University School of Medicine, USA
Social Transmission of Maternal Behavior via Oxytocin

Nirao Shah, Stanford University, USA
Social Attachement/Dimorphic Sexual Behaviors

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Room 201
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Room 201
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—19:00
Social Hierarchy, Dominance, Aggression
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/10/2020

Room 202
Hailan Hu, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China
Social Dominance

David J. Anderson, California Institute of Technology, USA
Neural Circuit and Molecular Control of Aggression

Hitoshi Okamoto, RIKEN Center for Brain Science, Japan
Regulation of Social Conflict by the Habenula

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Room 201
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Room 201

WEDNESDAY, MAY 13

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Individual Hotel
08:30—11:30
Empathy and Prosocial Behavior
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/10/2020

Room 202
Jean Decety, University of Chicago, USA
Emotion, Empathy and Psychopathy

Christian Keysers, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Netherlands
Emotional Mirroring in Rodents

Coffee Break

Hee-Sup Shin, Institute for Basic Science IBS, South Korea
Genetic and Circuit Studies of Affective Empathy

Valeria Gazzola, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Netherlands
Linking Vicarious Activity to Pro-Social Behavior in Rodents and Humans

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—19:00
Social Motivation and Decision Making (Social Reward, Social Preference)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/10/2020

Room 202
Robert C. Malenka, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
Social Reward Circuits

Kay M. Tye, The Salk Institute, USA
Neural Circuits of Social Anxiety

Todd Hare, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Computational and Neurobiological Foundations of Leadership Decisions

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/10/2020

Room 202
19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Room 201
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Room 201

THURSDAY, MAY 14

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



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