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Indiana Neuroimaging Symposium
Indiana Neuroimaging Symposium


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5th Indiana Neuroimaging Symposium and
Hackathon on Brain Connectomics

Hosted by Purdue University

November 3 (Symposium) & November 4 (Hackathon), 2017

Location: Stewart Center (STEW), Room 214, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

The Fifth Indiana Neuroimaging Symposium is a joint event by the Imaging Research Facilities at Purdue, IU School of Medicine. The goal of the symposium is to create a venue for researchers who use or who may be interested in using neuroimaging techniques to present new studies and techniques, build collaborations with peers from around the state and learn about neuroimaging tools and technologies.

Symposium Agenda

The Symposium will feature a data blitz session, a poster session with a student poster competition, and oral sessions on the following topics:

  • Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Advanced Imaging Techniques
  • Neurological and Neurodegenerative Disorders
  • Connectomics and Data Mining
Please [PDF] click here to download a preliminary symposium agenda.

In addition, we will host a Hackathon on Brain Connectomics on Nov 4, where participants will have the opportunity for hands-on experience analyzing brain connectomics MRI data. The Hackathon on is full.

Please [PDF] click here to download a preliminary Hackathon program.

New this year, we will also feature a Mini-Pulse Programing Course on Nov 4, allowing participants to get some hands-on experience in modifying a pulse sequence and implementing and testing it on the Siemens Prisma platform. The Mini-Pulse Programing Course is full.

Please [PDF] click here to download a preliminary Mini-PP program.

Abstract Submission and Awards

Abstract Submission Deadline: Friday, October 13, 2017

Abstracts for poster presentations should be less than 250 words in length. 
Please submit your abstract as email with the title "Neuroimaging abstract submission” to Dr. Goñi (jgonicor@purdue.edu) by October 13. 
The Organizing Committee will choose presentations for the Data Blitz from the pool of abstracts received


  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes will be awarded for student posters
  • The best Hackathon project will be awarded


Registration Deadline Extended : Friday, October 27th, 2017

Please use the "Add to Cart" option for registration

Lunch on Nov 3 and Breakfast on Nov 3 and 4 are included in the registration fee.

Sponsored By:
  • Purdue Institute for Integrative Neuroscience
  • Purdue Systems Collaborative
  • College of Health and Human Sciences
  • College of Engineering

Housing and Parking

A Limited number of hotel rooms have been reserved at these local hotels:

  • Home2 Suites - Contact Carrie Collicott at 765-491-9269 for Reservations
  • Comfort Inn - Contact Yvonne Heiber at (765) 447-3434 ext. 218
  • La Qinta Inn & Suites - 765-446-2400
  • Please mention the event name when making your reservations.

Parking in the Grant Street Garage (120 North Grant Street, West Lafayette, IN; across the street from the Purdue Memorial Union) is free for hotel guests. Complimentary daily parking passes will be available for non-Purdue students and employees at the registration in Stewart Center on the day of the symposium.

We look forward to seeing you Nov 3, 2017!

The Organizing Committee: Ulrike Dydak (PU), Joaquín Goñi (PU), Thomas Talavage (PU), Karmen Yoday (IUSM), Yu-Chien Wu (IUSM), Hu Cheng (IU) and Sharlene Newman (IU)

For information on registeration please contact Purdue Conferences at 866-515-0023 or confreg@purdue.edu
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