10th International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering

4-6 May 2021, Virtual

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Thank you for attending the 10th International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering!

We hope you enjoyed your time online with us and are leaving with new connections and helpful insights. Here are a few post-event reminders:

  • Survey: Click here to take our post-event survey and provide feedback to improve future events. The survey will close end of day – May 24.
  • Session Recordings: Applicable session recordings will be provided on the virtual event website (click here to access) starting May 12 until June 8, 2021. You will navigate the sessions the same way you did for the live event; recordings will be available for viewing when you click into the session. Poster presentations will also be available for review until June 8, 2021.
  • Certificate of Participation: This will be automatically emailed to all registered attendees within 1-week post-event.

About the Conference

The Neural Engineering Community welcomes researchers, members of academia, clinicians, and representatives of patient associations, industry, government agencies, funders, and other interested parties to attend the premier conference for this highly interdisciplinary fi­eld. NER is the world’s gathering place for biomedical engineers, neuroscientists, and clinicians to share research and to exchange ideas and breakthrough advances in novel engineering tools for elucidating brain function and neuro technologies for the restoration and enhancement of impaired sensory, motor, and cognitive functions.

The conference program will feature keynote speakers, invited talks, mini-symposia, and poster sessions.

All papers will be peer reviewed. All accepted one page and four page papers will appear in the Conference Program. Only four page papers will have the opportunity to be published in IEEE XPlore.


Important Dates

4-Page Papers
Submission deadline
*Final Extension
Nov 20, 2020
Dec 10, 2020
*Dec 21, 2020
Accept/reject notification Dec 21, 2020
Jan 11, 2021
Jan 26, 2021
Feb 2, 2021
Final submission deadline Feb 1, 2021
Feb 8, 2021
Feb 12, 2021
Feb 19, 2021
Special Sessions
Submission deadline Nov 20, 2020
Dec 21, 2020
Submission deadline Feb 19, 2021
1-Page Papers 
Submission deadline Feb 19, 2021
Feb 26, 2021
Accept/reject notification Mar 12, 2021
Final submission deadline Mar 22, 2021

Registration Information

Registration is now open.

Full Conference registration includes:  Access to all virtual Keynotes, mini-symposia, special sessions, poster gallery, live chat during poster session hours, and online access to conference proceedings.

Diversity and Inclusion

Conference Speakers

Organizing Committee

Silvestro Micera & Thomas Stieglitz – Conference Chairs
Paolo Bonato, Michela Chiappalone, Alessandra Pedrocchi & Takafumi Suzuki – Program Chairs
Metin Akay & Paul Sajda – International Program Chairs
Marco Capogrosso & Stanisa Raspopivic – Mini-symposiums & Special Sessions Chairs
Alberto Mazzoni & JoJo Platt – Publicity & Media Chairs
Calogero Oddo – Finance Chair
Mahsa Shoaran & Solaiman Shokur – Award Chairs
Lorenzo De Michieli & Rylie Green – Exhibition Chair





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