Category Archives: Conference/Symposia

Dispatches from #CNS2016 -- Pre-conference thoughts

These posts are all about the 2016 Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Meeting (or #CNS2016 for short). You can check out all of my posts related to CNS2016 by clicking this link. If you're attending, don't be shy about saying hi! Email |Twitter | LinkedIn | Comment below CNS in NYC

Dispatches from #SSAC16: Future points of interest

These posts are all about the 2016 Sloan Sports Analytics Conference (or SSAC16 for short). You can check out all of my posts related to SSAC16 by clicking this link. If you're attending, don't be shy about saying hi! Email | Twitter | LinkedIn | Comment below

Dispatches from #SSAC16

These posts are all about the 2016 Sloan Sports Analytics Conference (or SSAC16 for short). You can check out all of my posts related to SSAC16 by clicking this link. If you're attending, don't be shy about saying hi! Email | Twitter | LinkedIn | Comment below

Trying out a difference conference -- from neuroscience to #SSAC16

I've been more and more interested in the idea of leaving academia for industry, and when I did some research months ago I found that it was a bit of a shock -- my translatable skills from my neuroscience research background (methodology, statistics, writing, data interpretation

#SfN15: Grow your network by being an actual friend

A mistake I used to make when I thought I was networking was trying to introduce myself to as many people as possible -- in hopes to meet and introduce myself to someone I found important to my development in my career (at the time,

Day 2 from #CNS2015

Day 3 is currently underway. Here's some notes from Day 2 (yesterday) Opening for NIMH chair?! Word on the street, via Aleksandra Vicentic, chair of Behavioral Science and Integrative Neuroscience Research Branch at NIMH, says there will be an opening for NIMH chair for the Theoretical and Computational

Day 1 from #CNS2015

No WiFi?! I guess not a huge problem with tethering/personal hotspot availability for most cell phones. If you can't risk your phone's battery life, let me know and I'll hook you up with my network. One talk -- Anjan Chatterjee's keynote on neuroscience and art

Your San Francisco #CNS2015 cheap food and coffee guide

I grew up in and around SF so I'd like to think many of these recommendations are fairly standard fare. The conference is in the Embarcadero, particularly nestled a few blocks east of the Chinatown gates as well as the beginning of North Beach. However,