The 15th Summer Workshop on Mechanisms of Brain and Mind

"Molecules and Systems – toward a unity of molecular and systems neuroscience"

Date & Time : September 14, 2014 13:30-17:00

Place : Hitotsubashi-Hall, National Institute of Informatics

  Metro Tozai-line, Takebashi station





Ryohei Yasuda (Max Planck Florida Institute) 
 “Biochemical computation in dendritic spines ”

Chaired by Masanobu Kano
 (University of Tokyo)




Martyn Goulding (Salk Institute)
 “New insights into the organization of sensorimotor
circuits in the spinal cord”

Chaired by Noriko Osumi
 (Tohoku University)




Tadashi Isa (National Institute for Physiological Sciences)
 “Circuit dissection for causal neuroscience studies”

Chaired by Shigeru Kitazawa
 (Osaka University)


 General Discussion

     The Poster of 15th Summer workshop  Download(Pdf:780KB)

Support from Japanese Neural Network Society(JNNS)

JNNS will support the graduate students who intend to attend this workshop.
Please check the following URL.

Apprication Deadline : August 1st, 2014(Fri)
Notification of Selector : August 15th, 2014(Fri)     

ATR Computational Neuroscience Laboratories
Brain and Neural Systems Team, RIKEN Computational Science Research Program
Brain Neural Network, CREST, JST
Comprehensive Brain Science Network(CBSN)
Constructive Developmental Science Based on Understanding the Process from Neuro-Dynamics to Social Interaction
Constructive Developmental Science "Revealing the Principles of Development from Fetal Period and Systematic Understanding of Developmental Disorder"
Decoding and Controlling Brain Information, PRESTO, JST
Funding Program for World-Leading Innovative R&D on Science and Technology (FIRST)
"Mathematical Theory for Modelling Complex Systems and its Transdisciplinary Applications in Science and Technology"
"Strategic innovation of genetic analysis of neural basis of human mind"
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas
"Adolescent Mind and Self-Regulation"
"Constructive Developmental Science -Revealing the Principles of Development from Fetal Period and Systematic Understanding of Developmental Disorders-"
"Elucidation of the Neural Computation for Prediction and Decision Making"
"Integrative studies of neural mechanisms and advanced information technologies for perception of material and surface qualities"
"Mechanisms underlying the functional shift of brain neural circuitry for behavioral adaptation"
"Study on the neural dynamics for understanding communication in terms of complex hetero systems"
"The Empathetic Systems"
"The Science of Mental Time"
"Initiative for High-Dimensional Data-Driven Science through Deepening of Sparse Modeling"
Initial Research Project, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
Japanese Neural Networks Society
MEXT Neural Creativity for Communication, Scientific Research on Innovative Areas, MEXT
RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Web for the Integrated Studies of the Human Mind
Co-sponsor: Collaborative Research Center for Innovative Mathematical Modelling
Research and Education Center for Brain Science, Hokkaido University
Tohoku University Brain Science Center