The Congress is organized by the INCF Secretariat and the local organizing committee headed by Congress Secretary General, Dr. Shiro Usui. The scientific program has been assembled by a Program Committee of neuroinformatics researchers from 3 continents, with representatives from the INCF Governing Board as well as the local organizers.

Program Committee

David Van Essen (Chair) - Washington University School of Medicine
Richard Baldock - Medical Research Council, Edinburgh
Svein Dahl - University of Tromsø
Erik De Schutter - Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
Kenji Doya - Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
Mark Ellisman - University of California at San Diego
Patric Hagmann - Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
Astrid Prinz - Emory University
Idan Segev - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Shiro Usui - RIKEN BSI
David Willshaw - University of Edinburgh


Congress Manager

Pontus Holm - INCF Secretariat

Local Organizing Committee


Shiro Usui
   Director, RIKEN BSI Neuroinformatics Japan Center
   Delegate, INCF Japan-Node

Executive Members:

Mitsuo Kawato
   Director, ATR CNL
   Chair, 33rd Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society

Kazuhide Inoue
   Professor, Kyushu University
   Chair, 53rd Annual Meeting of the Japan Society for Neurochemistry

Shin Ishii
   Professor, Kyoto University
   Chair, 20th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Neural Network Society

Kenji Doya
   Principal Investigator, IRP-OIST
   Program Chair, Neuro2010

Keiji Tanaka
   Deputy Director, RIKEN BSI
   Delegate, INCF Japan-Node

Committee Members:

Yoshimi Kamiyama
   Professor, Aichi Prefectual University
  Chair, Visiome Platform, INCF Japan-Node

Toshio Iijima
   Vice-President, Tohoku University
   Chair, BMI Platform in INCF Japan-Node

Ryohei Kanzaki
   Professor, Tokyo University
   Chair, Invertebrate Brain Platform, INCF Japan-Node

Ryoji Suzuki
   Specially Appointed Professor, Kanazawa Institute of Technology
   Chair, Neuroimaging Platform, INCF Japan-Node

Tadashi Isa
   Professor, National Institute for Physiological Sciences
   Chair, Integrative Brain Research Project, INCF Japan-Node

Soichi Nagao
   Laboratory head, RIKEN BSI
   Chair, Cerebellar PF, INCF Japan-Node

Teiichi Furuichi
   Laboratory head, RIKEN BSI
   Chair, CDT-DB Platform, INCF Japan-Node

Yoko Yamaguchi
   Laboratory head, RIKEN BSI,
  Chair, Dynamic Brain Platform, INCF Japan-Node

Hidetoshi Ikeno
   Professor, University of Hyogo
   Chair, Simulation Platform, INCF Japan-Node


Shun-ichi Amari
   Special Advisor, RIKEN BSI
   Former Vice-Chair, INCF

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Neuroinformatics 2011
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Aug 28, 2010

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View and search the abstracts
Aug 10, 2010

You can download the abstract book PDF and you can also browse the abstracts online at the Frontiers in Neuroscience web site or search through them using the Related Abstract Search Tool provided by J-Node.

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Shipping Address and on-site printing
Aug 16, 2010

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