16 March 2022 – 18 March 2022

9th MindBrainBody Symposium (hybrid)

Part of International Brain Awareness Week.

Symposium website:

Within the framwork of International Brain Awareness Week.

Takes place in person in Leipzig and online.


9th MindBrainBody Symposium

16–18 March 2022 | Hybrid


We are pleased to invite young researchers to participate in and present their research at the 9th MindBrainBody Symposium (MBB). The event will take place from 16–18 March 2022 in hybrid mode (virtual and in person) during International Brain Awareness Week.


We are happy to welcome postdoctoral and doctoral researchers, as well as students from all over the world from the domains of cognitive, affective, social neurosciences, cognitive neurology and neuropsychiatry, psychology or other behavioral and social sciences, to submit abstracts to present a talk or a poster. Attendance without presentation is possible.
Please check here for more details: https://www.mindbrainbody.de


Olaf Blanke
Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience Brain-Mind Institute Center for Neuroprosthetics EPFL, Geneva/Switzerland
Beatrice De Gelder
Maastricht University, Maastricht/The Netherlands
Katerina Fotopoulou
Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, UCL, London/UK
Rebecca Böhme
Center for Social and Affective Neuroscience, Linköping/Sweden
Sahib Khalsa
University of Tulsa; Laureate Institute for Brain Research, Tulsa, OK/USA


The symposium program includes keynote lectures, workshops, presentations by applicants, and a poster session with a poster prize, as well as an MBB Young Scientist Award. Previously presented posters are also welcomed.
Venue: Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences in Leipzig and via Zoom


You can also apply for an MBB Young Scientist Award. It would provide you with the opportunity to embark on a funded research stay at the MindBrainBody Institute in Berlin (@Berlin School of Mind and Brain) or in the Department of Neurology, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences (MPI CBS Leipzig). If you wish to be considered for the MBB Young Scientist Award, please add a project proposal that can be carried out over a 3-month period in the domain of our research fields:


Registration deadline: 10 January 2022
No registration fee!
Registration link: https://survey.academiccloud.de/index.php/449267?lang=en


The acceptance e-mail will be sent in February 2022.


The 9th MindBrainBody Symposium takes place in cooperation with the Berlin School of Mind and Brain (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin), the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, and the Department of Neurology at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences.
The 9th MindBrainBody Symposium is sponsored by Biopac and Brain Products/MES.


For further questions, please e-mail Dr. Anahit Babayan:

We are looking forward to your participation! Please feel free to share the information.

Best regards,
The MindBrainBody Symposium organizers