Main guests at the 2nd SFCNS Congress:

The scientific committee could commit top-ranking speakers from the USA to come to Montreux, such as Prof. Webster K. Cavenee, Director of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research in San Diego and Prof. Bruce H. Dobkin, Professor of Neurology at the University of California und Director of the UCLA Neurologic Rehabilitation and Research Program (NRRP).

 

From Switzerland, there has to be mentioned in particular: Prof. Richard Frackowiak, Head of the Department of Clinical Neurosciences at the University of Lausanne (UNIL) and Director of the neurological department at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV).

 

A special highlight of the congress will be the speech of Prof. Henry Markram, Professor at the Brain Mind Institute of the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne EPFL. He will introduce the European FET Flagship: the Human Brain Project.