10th Annual BRAIN Initiative Conference

Monday, June 17, 2024
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The BRAIN Initiative® Conference, previously known as the BRAIN Initiative Meeting, convenes BRAIN Initiative awardees, staff, and leadership from the contributing federal agencies:

  • National Institutes of Health (NIH),
  • National Science Foundation (NSF),
  • Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA),
  • Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), and
  • U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA).

Additional participants include representatives and investigators from participating non-federal organizations, media, the public, and Congress members. This open hybrid meeting aims to continue building the BRAIN community, provide a forum for discussing exciting scientific developments and potential new directions, and identify areas for collaboration and research coordination.


This conference is free to attend, and registration is required.


June 16, 2024: Early career evening event

June 17 – June 18, 2024: Plenary talks, posters, symposia sessions, and more


Bethesda North Marriott, Rockville, MD and online

Additional Information

Visit the 10th Annual BRAIN Initiative Conference website.


Questions? Email BRAINMeeting@nih.gov.