The NEST Initiative is excited to invite everyone interested in Neural Simulation
Technology and the NEST Simulator to the NEST Conference 2021. The NEST Conference
provides an opportunity for the NEST Community to meet, exchange success stories, swap
advice, learn about current developments in and around NEST spiking network simulation and
This year's conference will again take place as a virtual conference on Monday/Tuesday
28/29 June 2021 followed by a virtual NEST User Hackathon until Friday 2 July, which
offers the opportunity to deep-dive your own code with expert developers at your
Registration and submission of contributions are now open!
We are inviting contributions to the conference, including plenary talks,
"posters", breakout sessions and workshops on specific topics.
Please register and submit your contribution(s) via the conference website
16 May 2021 — Deadline for submission of contributions and for NEST Initiative Membership
08 June 2021 — Notification of acceptance
21 June 2021 — Registration deadline
28 June 2021 — NEST Conference 2021 starts
We are looking forward to seeing you all in June!
Hans Ekkehard Plesser, Dennis Terhorst & Anne Elfgen
Prof. Dr. Hans Ekkehard Plesser
Head, Department of Data Science
Faculty of Science and Technology
Norwegian University of Life Sciences
PO Box 5003, 1432 Aas, Norway
Phone +47 6723 1560