1. Interneurons: Development, Subtypes and Networking

Speakers:
Juha Partanen – Helsinki University 
Jens-Hjerling Leffler – Karolinska Institute
Marco Capogna – Aarhus University

The symposium is chaired by Esa Korpi from University of Helsinki.

2. Modulations and Plasticity of Synaptic Transmission

Speakers:
Eric Hanse – University of Gothenburg 
Bryndis Birnir – University of Uppsala
Tomi Taira – University of Helsinki

The symposium is chaired by Mai-Marie Holm from Aarhus University

3. Synaptopathy: Understanding the Synapse in the Healthy and Unhealthy Brain

Speakers:
Jon Storm-Mathisen – University of Oslo
Maria Lindskog – Karolinska Institute
Anders Nykjær – Aarhus University

The symposium is chaired by Maria Lindskog from Karolinska Institute

4. Advanced Methods for Cognitive Neuroimaging

Speakers:
Christian Doeller – Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Henrik Ehrsson – Karolinska Institute
India Morrison – Linköping Unviersity

The symposium is chaired by Menno Witter from Norwegian University of Science and Technology

5. Genes and Pathways for Creativity and Music?

Speakers:
Irma Järvelä – University of Helsinki
Fredrik Ullen – Karolinska Institute
Kari Stefansson – Unviersity of Iceland

The symposium is chaired by Irma Järvelä from University of Helsinki

6. Function and Dysfunction of Layer II Neurons in the Entorhinal Cortex within the Context of Alzheimer’s Disease

Speakers:
David Rowland – Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Asgeir Kobro-Flatmoen – Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Gunnar Gouras – Lund Unviersity

The symposium is chaired by Heikki Tanila from University of Eastern Finland

7. From Sensation to Action in Cortex

Speakers:
Koen Vervaeke – University of Oslo
Gilad Silberberg – Karolinska Institute
Jonathan Whitlock – Norwegian University of Science and Technology

The symposium is chaired by Jonathan Whitlock from Norwegian University of Science and Technology

8. Exploring an Uncharted Territory of the Brain: The Function of Habenula and its Role in Animal Behavior

Speakers:
Konstantinos Meletis – Karolinska Institute
Marianne Fyhn – University of Oslo
Emre Yaksi – Norwegian University of Science and Technology

The symposium is chaired by Marianne Fyhn from University of Oslo