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Public lecture, press room, Twitter, and more: CNS 2016 conference only 3 weeks away

Join us in the Big Apple to explore the nature of how we think!

Cognitive Neuroscience Society

The 23rd annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society (CNS) at the Hilton Midtown in New York City is only 3 weeks away! It will feature the latest research on aging, memory, language, and learning -- in 50+ talks and 1,000+ posters. Symposia will highlight debates and progress in cognitive training, computational psychiatry, long-term memory retrieval, neurostimulation, and the lifelong consequences of early-life adversity. View the schedule online.

Check the 2016 meeting blog for talk previews and ongoing coverage and press releases during the meeting. And follow the meeting on Twitter: @CogNeuroNews #CNS2016

Don't miss the keynote talk by Elizabeth Phelps (NYU), "Race and the brain: Insights from the neural systems of emotion and decisions. It is free and open to the public, April 2, 1-2pm.

For journalists attending the meeting, please visit the pre-registration desk to pick up your press badge.

The Press Room will be in the New York Room on the 4th floor of the Hilton Midtown. It will have Wi-Fi for working journalists. Hours for the Press Room will be:

  • Saturday, April 2: 12:00pm-5:00pm
  • Sunday, April 3: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Monday, April 4: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Tuesday, April 5: 9:00am-4:00pm

Please note that journalists will need to use their own laptops and will be responsible for their own belongings.

Journalists can register onsite for the meeting but may be required to present press credentials. Or pre-register now online.

Hope to see you in the Big Apple!

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