Schedule and Program

Below is the tentative conference schedule. The conference program that includes the final schedule and poster abstracts will be available to download approximately 3 weeks prior to the conference.

Friday, April 26, 2019

8:15- 8:30:  Welcome

                        Dan Johnston, Director, Center for Learning & Memory

 8:30-10:15: Session 1: Temporal Coding in Episodic Memory 

Co-chairs: Alison Preston, UT Austin, Center for Learning & Memory
                    Norbert Fortin, University of California Irvine

8:30-8:45:  Introduction to the field: Norbert Fortin, University of California Irvine

8:45-9:15: A. David Redish, University of Minnesota

9:15-9:45- Lila Davachi, Columbia University

9:45-10:15: Per Sederberg, University of Virginia 

10:15-10:45- Break

 10:45-12:30- Session 2: Synaptic Plasticity of Learning and Memory

Co-Chairs: Kristen Harris, UT Austin, Center for Learning & Memory
                     Yi Zuo, University of California Santa Cruz

10:45-11:00: Introduction to the field:  Yi Zuo, University of California Santa Cruz

11:00-11:30: Ryohei Yasuda, Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience

11:30-12:00: Jason Shepherd, University of Utah


12:00-12:30: Lu Chen, Stanford University School of Medicine

12:30-1:45 Lunch

 1:45- 3:05: Session 3:  Poster Speakers TBD

Chair: Laura Colgin, Assistant Director, Center for Learning & Memory, UT Austin

1:45-2:05: Speaker 1

2:05-2:25: Speaker 2

2:25-3:45: Speaker 3

3:45-3:05: Speaker 4

3:05-3:15: Break

3:15-5:45: General Poster Session I, even numbers present.

3:15-5:45: Happy hour with open bar


Saturday, April 27, 2019

8:15-10:00: Session 4: Neurodevelopmental Disorders of Learning and Memory

Co-chairs: Audrey Brumback, UT Austin, Center for Learning & Memory
Michael Halassa, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

8:15-8:30:  Introduction to the field: Audrey Brumback, University of Texas at Austin

8:30-9:00: Michael Halassa, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

9:00-9:30: Nancy Kopell, Boston University

9:30-10:00: Sergiu Pasca, Stanford University

10:00-10:10: Break

 10:10-12:40- General Poster Session II, odd numbers present

12:40-1:45 Lunch

 1:45- 3:40: Session 5: Comparative Learning and Memory

Co-chairs: Jon Pierce, UT Austin, Center for Learning & Memory
Jennifer Li, Harvard University

1:45-2:00: Introduction to the field: Jennifer Li, Harvard University

2:00-2:25: Daniel Colón-Ramos, Yale University School of Medicine 

2:25-2:50: Karla Kaun, Brown University

2:50-3:15: Drew Robson, Harvard University

3:15-3:40: Elizabeth Hillman, Columbia University 

3:40-4:00: Break

4:00-5:15: Session 6: Keynote Presentation

                        Sheena Josselyn,Hospital for Sick Children, The University of Toronto

5:15-6:45: Cocktail hour, open bar