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NNN with pre-programme at the Nordic Neuroscience in Trondheim, June 10th

The Nordic Neuroscience Conference was held for the first time in Trondheim from 10th to 12th of June this year. This conference was hosted by the Nobel prize winners Edvard and May-Britt Moser and Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience, NTNU.

The congress was very successful with 271 participants from the Nordic countries.

NNN organized a pre-programme in Trondheim on June 10th where several European speakers were invited to speak. Among others Robert Hyde who is Senior Director Global Medical Affairs for Europe and Canada at Biogen Idec, Norbert Steinbach who is Director Business Development Western Europe and Canada at Abbvie and Johan Sandin who is CSO at the research foundation AlzeCure, NNN partner, at Karolinska Institute. 

The theme for this programme was how to build partnerships between research and industry in order to develop new treatments for brain diseases.