Thursday, November 20, 2014 - Saturday, November 22, 2014
Classroom attention is under siege. Today’s technology is
creating more classroom distractions and disorganization. Yet, academic testing
and Common Core State Standards require students to be more focused and
organized in order to succeed. Neuroscience may offer a way to engage these
attention, organization and study skills. Discover classroom strategies and new
cognitive technologies to improve student focus, planning and executive
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging
presents the Fourth Annual Markesbery Community Symposium on Aging and
Dementia. The public is invited to attend this free informational program on
Alzheimer's disease to be held on Sat, Nov 22, 2014 at the Lexington Convention
Center. The symposium will kick off at 8:30 am with check-in and continental
breakfast. The program will include several presentations designed to present
research highlights and promote normal, healthy brain aging, and conclude with
a question and answer session on memory and brain health issues.
Sunday, April 12, 2015 - Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Festival of Neuroscience will highlight some of the best research into the
brain and nervous system in a conference with speakers and delegates from the
UK and abroad. Leading experts will
deliver plenary lectures, and hundreds of researchers will present their latest
research in symposia and posters. There
will be a trade exhibition showcasing products and services of our sponsors.
All this will be at the EICC.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
The Tenth International Prize of 25,000 Euros will be
awarded in 2015 by the IBRO-Dargut & Milena Kemali Foundation to a
scientist less than 45 years of age on December 31, 2014 who has made
outstanding contributions to Basic or Clinical Neuroscience. Nominations in
electronic format should be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org and
email@example.com. Self-nominations are welcome. They should be received by
April 15, 2015.