New York Networking Event

New York Networking Event

Davis Auditorium/Schapiro Center
Columbia University
New York, New York
April 11, 2013



Michael C. Crair, Yale University 
Claude Desplan, New York University
Robert LaMotte, Yale University
Mala Murthy, Princeton University
Dmitry Rinberg
, New York University
Anthony Zador, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory


“Sense to Synapse” is a networking event for scientists working on molecular and biophysical mechanisms of perception. The primary target audience is scientists from New York-tristate area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut), but the event is open for anyone interested in sensory systems.

Abstract Submission and Registration

The abstract submission deadline is March 15, 2013. Visit the event website to learn more and submit your abstract. Additional speakers will be selected from graduate student, postdoc, and beginning faculty abstracts. 

The registration deadline is April 9, 2013. Visit the event website to register

Preliminary Program

Morning Session

9:00 AM Introduction by Liz Adler, Journal of General Physiology
9:10 AM   Invited talk: Claude Desplan, New York University
9:50 AM Invited talk: Michael Crair, Yale University
10:30 AM Student/Postdoc/Beginning Faculty talk
10:45 AM Coffee Break
11:15 AM Student/Postdoc/Beginning Faculty talk
11:30 AM Invited talk: Robert LaMotte, Yale Univeristy
12:10 PM Student/Postdoc/Beginning Faculty talk
12:25 PM Lunch Break

Afternoon Session

1:30 PM Invited talk: Anthony Zador, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
2:10 PM   Student/Postdoc/Beginning Faculty talk

2:25 PM

Student/Postdoc/Beginning Faculty talk
2:40 PM Coffee Break
3:10 PM Student/Postdoc/Beginning Faculty talk
3:25 PM Invited talk: Mala Murthy, Princeton University
4:05 PM Student/Postdoc/Beginning Faculty talk
4:20 PM Invited talk: Dmitry Rinberg, New York University
5:00 PM Closing Remarks