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Ask Me Anything: Cellular Brain Atlases

Mar 11, 2024 | 2:30PM-4:30PM


Join neuroscience leaders Hongkui Zeng, Ph.D., and Ed Lein, Ph.D., from the Allen Institute for Brain Science during an “Ask Me Anything”...
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Distinguished Seminar with Emery Brown

Mar 20, 2024 | 12:00PM-1:00PM


Emery Brown, the Edward Hood Taplin Professor of Medical Engineering and Computational Neuroscience at MIT; the Warren M. Zapol Professor of...
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Cell Type Taxonomies A-Z: Webinar Series

Mar 27, 2024 - May 22, 2024 | 10:00AM


The Cell Type Taxonomies A-Z: Webinar Series features presentations by Allen Institute scientists & staff for a full guide to brain cell types and...
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Workshop: Describe Your Neurons Like the Allen Institute

Apr 8 - 10, 2024

Allen Institute, Seattle WA

In this workshop, participants will gain in-depth exposure to how Allen Institute defines "cell types" and walk away with direct applicable examples...

Lake Conference – The Neurobiology of Mental Health

May 12 - 16, 2024

Congress Hotel Seepark - Thun, Switzerland

The Lake Conference on the Neuroscience of Mental Health will be a 3.5-day discussion forum covering a broad range of emerging topics and views, with...
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2024 Neuropixels and OpenScope Workshop

Jun 12 - 14, 2024 | 8:00AM

Allen Institute, University of Washington

In this workshop, participants will gain in-depth exposure to the tools and techniques used by the Allen Institute to collect in vivo physiology data...
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2024 Open Science Sticker Contest

Jun 15, 2024


What is so powerful about collaboration and sharing in science? To celebrate team and open science at the Allen Institute, we are currently seeking...
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TReND-CaMinA – Data analysis tutorial

Jul 8 - 24, 2024

CMU-Africa campus, Kigali, Rwanda

Researchers at the Allen Institute will be leading a hands-on data analysis tutorial at TReND-CaMinA, an intensive entry-level course to teach young...
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2024 Allen Institute Modeling Software Workshop

Jul 15 - 17, 2024

Allen Institute

Apply for the Allen Institute Modeling Software Workshop for a hands-on opportunity to learn how to use open-source software modeling tools developed...
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Summer Workshop on the Dynamic Brain 2024

Aug 18, 2024 - Sep 1, 2024

Friday Harbor, WA

The Summer Workshop on the Dynamic Brain is an intensive, project-based residential course with a focus on the neurobiology of sensory processing,...