Journalists are invited to attend the 10th FENS Forum of Neuroscience in Copenhagen, 2-6 July 2016
The FENS Forum is Europe’s largest neuroscience meeting. By uniting thousands of participants, the FENS Forum 2016 will facilitate and promote the exchange of knowledge and neuroscience research. Neurodegenerative diseases, stem cells, genetics and photons are only a few of the key topics to be covered in an outstanding scientific programme, alongside lively networking and social events. The FENS Forum is a meeting point for the world’s top experts, mid-career scientists, post-docs and students.
To register for the FENS Forum 2016 as a member of Press, please use the application form below:
Press Application form
Please note that FENS' Media Credentials Policy applies.
Elaine Snell (English language)
Snell Communications Ltd, London UK
Tel: +44 (0)20 7738 0424 or +44 (0)7973 953 794
E-mail: Elaine Snell
+45 60 82 04 03
FENS Communication officer
+32 2 545 0406
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The FENS Forum is Europe’s preeminent neuroscience meeting: where European Neuroscience Meets the World. By uniting thousands of participants, the FENS Forum 2016 will facilitate and promote the exchange of knowledge and neuroscience research. Molecules and photons, neurodegenerative diseases and stem cells are only a few of the key topics to be covered by a top-level scientific programme, alongside lively networking and social events. The FENS Forum is a meeting point for the world’s top experts, mid-career scientists, post-docs and students.
We look forward to welcoming you to Copenhagen, the capital of Northern Europe, on 2 - 6 July 2016 for an engaging scientific experience among the world’s top neuroscientists.
Check the complete Scientific Programme and the General Programme outline
The list of themes:
- A Development
- B Excitability, synaptic transmission, network functions
- C Disorders of the nervous system
- D Sensory and motor systems
- E Sleep, autonomic and neuroendocrine systems
- F Cognition and behaviour
- G Novel Methods and Technology Development
Registrations and Hotel accommodation
Journalists from around the world will attend FENS 2016. You are invited to apply for a Press Pass which will give you access to the Press Centre, press conferences and media materials, as well as the scientific sessions.
It is advisable to
pre-register and to make early arrangements for accommodation via the
designated FENS Forum Hotel & Accommodation page.
If you cannot commit yourself yet, you can register on-site or we can send you press materials.
Center Boulevard 5
DK-2300 Copenhagen S
Telephone number: +45 3252 8811
The Press Centre is only open to members of the working press. Identification will be required, such as a press card issued by a recognised institute of journalists or union, or equivalent proof of employment by a publication or broadcaster. Freelance journalists must bring a letter of intent from their editor and should also bring evidence of previous publications.
Who can apply for a Press Pass?
A free Press Pass will be issued to journalists (including freelance journalists) for recognised:
- Journals, magazines and news publications
- News agencies
- Broadcast media
- Web publications
Representatives engaged in the following are NOT entitled to a free Press Pass, but may register as a delegate on payment of full congress fees:
- Public relations
- Sales and marketing
- Commercial exhibitions
The organisers of FENS Forum 2016 reserve the right to refuse a free Press Pass.
Press Pass - access and facilities
Those with a Press Pass are entitled to attend:
- Press conferences
- Scientific sessions listed in the programme
- Congress exhibition
You will be able to work in the Press Centre equipped with telephones, fax, electrical outlets for lap-top computers and on-line access. FENS Forum press releases, abstracts and other relevant information will be available. In addition to the speakers at the Press Conferences, specialists will be on-hand to answer your questions on aspects of neuroscience.
Corporate materials and product information will not be distributed in the Press Centre.
Journalists are required to observe embargoes as indicated either by the Press Conference or by the date and time of each session.
Press Centre guests
Information officers for academic institutions, scientific societies or registered medical research charities may register as guests.
Spouses, partners or other guests of journalists cannot be registered as a Press Centre guest.
Contact Elaine Snell for further information (see Contact us). The organisers of FENS Forum 2016 reserve the right to refuse a Press Centre Guest Pass.
We look forward to welcoming you to Copenhagen, 2 - 6 July 2016.
FENS 2016 Press Office