B&M Symposium 2019

Dipoli, Aalto University (photos by Tuomas Uusheimo and Mikko Raskinen)


September 24-­25, 2019 (9-17 daily)
Aalto University, Dipoli, Otakaari 24, Espoo (Kaleva hall)

Welcome to the Annual B&M Symposium organized by the B&M Student Council!

In addition to B&M students and supervisors, we welcome other interested researchers and MSc/PhD students to this meeting. Registration to all lectures and workshop of the symposium is free. 

Credits (NEUBM-101): 1 ECTS credit for participation in all lectures and workshops + 1 credit for a poster presentation at the symposium. 



B&M Symposium 2019 programme


Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Session 1: Sleep and circadian rhythms

Session 2: Art and neuroscience

Session 3: Science popularisation

Session 4: Poster session

Dinner / Evening programme


Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Session 5: Auditory circuits & physiology

Session 6: Beyond excitation – Glial and GABAergic signals

Session 7: Emotions and decisions

Session 8: fMRI and MEG: Matching research questions with analysis methods

The Symposium is organized by the B&M Student Council 2019:

  • Kuu Ikäheimo (University of Helsinki), chair
  • Mikaela Laine (University of Helsinki)
  • Timo Nurmi (Aalto University)
  • Marta Saez Garcia (University of Helsinki)
  • Sarah Steffens (University of Helsinki)


For more information, please contact B&M Student Council chair kuu.ikaheimo@helsinki.fi or B&M programme officer katri.wegelius@helsinki.fi.