Registration Procedure

Online advanced registration is highly recommended. The registration fee includes the badge, the final programme, access to the downloadable abstract book, access to the conference rooms, and two lunches. Abstracts will be accepted only if accompanied by payment of the registration fee.

Registration fees

Online early bird fee
(until 30 April)
40 80 70
Online fee
(until 6 June)
€ 60 € 100 € 90
On-site fee € 80 € 120 € 110

JUNIOR fees apply to all participants who have not completed 36 years by 30 June 2008.

Members of the Società Italiana di Neuroscienze with regularly paid membership fees are entitled to a €10 reduction; this reduction does not apply to Junior fees.

Submission of abstracts and requests for fellowships must be accompanied by payment until 30 April. Online registrations remain open until 6 June only for participants who neither present an abstract nor request a fellowship.

Registrations can be paid by credit card or bank transfer.


NEW deadlines...

Abstract Submission & Fellowship Applications

30 April 2008


Early bird discount: 30 April 2008

Online fee: 6 June 2008

NB. If you submit an abstract or request a fellowship, payment must be made by 30 April! The deadline of 6 June applies only to simple attendants, with no abstract submission and no fellowship request.

Travel Fellowships

A limited number of travel fellowships will be awarded on a competitive basis to young participants who

  • submit an abstract in which they are the first author
  • have not completed 36 years by 30 June 2008, and
  • do not have a permanent position.

Eligible participants should indicate their interest in applying for a fellowship during the online registration. After registration, the following documents must be sent to the Organisers: copy of an ID card (or other official document where the date of birth is clearly visible), and a letter of recommendation from the head of the applicant's laboratory (this letter should also confirm that the applicant does not hold a permanent position).

The documents can be sent by e-mail to the MN2008 secretariat Contact MN2008 secretariat or by fax to +39 02 2643 4813. The deadline for fellowship applications is 30 April 2008.

Selected participants will be informed by 15 May 2008.

Scientific Commitee

Fabio Benfenati · IIT and University of Genoa

Francesco Clementi · CNR and University of Milan

Michela Matteoli · CNR and University of Milan

Sergio Nasi · CNR, Rome

Flavia Valtorta · San Raffaele Vita-Salute University, Milan


Contact MN2008 secretariat Francesca Floriani · Dibit, Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan

Contact MN2008 secretariat Ida Ruffoni · Department of Medical Pharmacology, University of Milan

M e n u


  • Fabio Benfenati
  • Francesco Clementi
  • Michela Matteoli
  • Sergio Nasi
  • Flavia Valtorta

Società Italiana Neuroscienze

Università degli Studi di Milano