The Kickoff Annual Meeting will have plenary sessions, organized by research program leaders, a poster market for PhD students, residents and postdocs, research reports by mid-career colleagues, ‘local heroes’, a keynote lecture by Prof. Jaap Goudsmit (Janssen Prevention Center, Leiden) and a set of mystery performers who are developing an art-project commissioned by our institute.
Registration is now open. Your early registration for attending the Kickoff event is highly appreciated. The festive kickoff is a must attend for all, including graduate students!
09:00 Registration, Meet & Greet with Coffee & Cake
09:45 Welcome & Introduction by Arjen Brussaard & Diederik van de Beek
10:00 Short Roadshow Part 1: selected by program leaders (Innovation Programs)
10:25 Pecha Kucha
Presentations by selected students and postdocs: Anouk Schrantee, Bart Baselmans, Zhiquin (Andy) Zhang, Sonja Simpraga, Constant Verschuur, Svenja Kiljan, Kilian Treurniet, Anne Marije Kaag, Rick Wassing
11:30 Short Roadshow Part 2: selected by program leaders (Brain Disease Programs)
12:00 Support and recommendations on behalf of Board of Deans & RvB’s: Wouter Bos & Marcel Levi
12:10 Art project in honour of kickoff Amsterdam Neuroscience by artists in residence / version 2.0 (Un)focussed)
12:30 Coffee, Lunch & Poster market
15:00 Short Research Report: Reports - selected on high impact studies ongoing or recently published:
Rik Ossenkoppele; Lianne Schmaal; Guido van Wingen and Matthijs Brouwer
16:30 Honorary Key-Note lecture by (Janssen Prevention Center & AMC):
The repertoire of antibodies to misfolded proteins in people with and without cognitive decline: the key to understanding neurodegeneration
17:20 Awards for best posters – Amsterdam Neuroscience 2016 by Arjen Brussaard & Diederik van de Beek