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Upcoming Events

Kavli Neural Systems Institute Mini-Symposium Series

Each symposia will take place from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. in Carson Family Auditorium. The symposia will start with lunch from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. in the atrium followed by three talks from the Rockefeller community and beyond.

  • January 22, 2020 – Kavli Mini-Symposium: Understanding Large-Scale Data in Neuroscience
    • Joshua Vogelstein, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biomedical Engineering):
    • Johannes Friedrich, Ph.D. (Associate Research Scientist, Center for Computational Biology, Flatiron Institute, Simons Foundation):
      Online methods for real-time analysis of calcium imaging data
    • Qian Lin, Ph.D. (Leon Levy Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Neurotechnology and Biophysics, The Rockefeller University):
      Cerebellar neurodynamics predict decision timing and outcome on single-trial level
  • March 25, 2020 – Kavli Mini-Symposium TBD
  • May 20, 2020 – Kavli Mini-Symposium on Motor Behavior

Ongoing Events

Systems Neuroscience Journal Club
Friday (every other week), 5-6 p.m., Markus Library
Organizers: Ilaria Sani and Ben Deen

Evolution Journal Club
Thursday (every other week), 6:30 p.m., CRC room variable
Organizer: Buck Trible

Neurogenomics Journal Club
Monday (monthly), 6:30 p.m., CRC306
Organizer: Elitsa Stoyanova

NeuroStorm Journal Club
Wednesday (every other week), 7 p.m., CRC 402
Organizer: Olivia Goldman

Past Events


November 20, 2019

Kavli Mini-Symposium: Plasticity in Neural Circuits

September 25, 2019

Kavli Mini-Symposium: Behavior Quantification

May 15, 2019

Kavli Mini-Symposium: Neuronal Circuits Regulating Behaviour

March 20, 2019

Kavli Mini-Symposium: Molecular Structure and Mechanisms in Neuroscience

February 25, 2019

From Clearing to iDISCO

January 23, 2019

Kavli Mini-Symposium: Epigenetics and Gene Regulation in the Nervous System

November 28, 2018

Kavli Mini-Symposium: Peripheral Nervous System

September 19, 2018

Inter-Kavli Mini-Symposium with Columbia KIBS Fellows

June 6, 2018

Kavli Mini-Symposium: New Technologies in Neuroscience

May 18, 2018

Kavli Lunch Reception and Introductory Mini-Conference

May 12, 2018

Sense to Synapse 2018: Biology of Sensory Transduction and Neural Processing

April 11, 2018

Kavli Mini-symposium: Neuro-modulation of Behavior

January 17, 2018

Kavli Mini-Symposium: Vision

September 27, 2017

Kavli Mini-Symposium: Neural Development

June 22, 2017

Kavli Mini-Symposium: Social Communication

April 08, 2017

Sense 2 Synapse 2017: Biology of Sensory Transduction and Neural Processing

September 19, 2016

Coordinating Global Brain Projects

April 26, 2016

Roundtable discussion: The Neurobiology of Appetite, Feeding, and Body Weight

April 16, 2016

Sense 2 Synapse 2016: Biology of Sensory Transduction and Neural Processing

September 30, 2015

A Roundtable with the Kavli Neural Systems Institute


Kavli Neural Systems Institute
The Rockefeller University
1230 York Avenue, Box 257
New York, NY 10065

Lindsey Cole