10th International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering

4-6 May 2021, Virtual

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

Andrea d'Avella

Andrea d’Avella

Tsuyoshi Sekitani headshot

Tsuyoshi Sekitani

Zhenan Bao

Kristin Zhao

Kristin Zhao

Tamar Makin image

Tamar Makin

Tobias Moser

Tobias Moser

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
Abidemi Ajiboye & Solaiman Shokur – Award Chairs
Lorenzo De Michieli & Rylie Green – Exhibition Chair

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