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fNIRS 2024

fNIRS 2024

VIII Biennial Meeting of the Society for functional near-infrared spectroscopy (SfNIRS) 


Conference dates: 11-15th September 2024

  • NOTE: The educational courses start on the 11th but the conference itself starts on the 12th.
  • Mini-course proposal submission ends: 1-Mar-2024 (Call for mini-courses coming expected around January 2024)
  • Abstract submission opens: 15-Feb-2024
  • Abstract submission deadline: 19-Apr-2024
  • Notification of acceptance: 9-Jul-2024 11 Jul 2024 (estimated)
  • Registration ends: 9-Aug-2024


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fNIRS 2024: May announcements

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We have big shoes to fill!

Welcome to fNIRS 2024 at the University of Birmingham. fNIRS 2024 is the VIII Biennial Meeting of the Society for functional near-infrared spectroscopy (SfNIRS).

With your help, we hope to make fNIRS 2024 an outstanding scientific conference and an unforgettable experience. And with the permission of all of our predecessors, we aim to make fNIRS 2024 the best SfNIRS meeting ever.


Our partners that kindly supported this conference.

Organizing Committee

Program Committee

Chiara BulgarelliBirkbeck CollegeUK
Christoph SchmitzHTW BerlinGermany
Alex von LuhmannBerlin Institute of TechnologyGermany
Sabrina BrigadoiUniversity of PadovaItaly
Silvia Benavides-VarelaUniversity of PadovaItaly
Daniel R. LeffImperial College LondonUK
Rickson MesquitaUniversidad do CampinasBrazil
David HightonUniversity of QueenslandAustralia
Mamadou DiopUniversity of Western OntarioCanada
Meryem YücelBoston UniversityUSA
Susan B. PerlmanWashington University- St. LouisUSA
Edgar GuevaraUniversidad Autonoma de San Luis PotosíMexico
Seung Yup LeeKennesaw State UniversityUSA
Silvina FerradalIndiana UniversityUSA
Harleen ChhabraNational Institute of Mental Health and NeurosciencesIndia
Fares Al-ShargieAmerican University of SharjahUAE
Haijing NiuBeijing Normal UniversityChina
Sungho TakKorea Basic Science InstituteKorea

Conference support team

Stacey LadieuSfNIRS Society AdminUSARegistration, Fundraising, …and everything else!
Mario de los Santos HernándezInstituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (INAOE)MexicoAbstract submission site
Louisa K. GosséBirkbeck College, University of LondonUKSocial media
Robin DaleUniversity of BirminghamUKSocial program
Shareefa Al AmerUniversity of BirminghamUKLogo design
Jiaming CaoUniversity of BirminghamUKReviewers recruitment and abstract review allocation
Samuel BeatonKing’s College LondonUKReviewers recruitment and abstract review allocation
Robert WardUniversity of BirminghamUKStudent helpers at Bham (Student Ambassadors)
Sungho TakKorea Basic Science InstituteKoreaFundraising
Haijing NiuBeijing Normal UniversityChinaEducational courses
Letizia ContiniPolitecnico di MilanoItalyFundraising and accommodation support
Androu AbdalmalakUniversity of Western Ontario / NIRxCanadaVirtual conference and proceedings
Edgar GuevaraUniversidad Autonoma de San Luis PotosíMexicoAwards
Aahana BajracharyaWashington University in St LouisUSAProceedings and Signposting
Augusto BonilauriPolitecnico di MilanoItalyVirtual conference and submissions support
Guy PerkinsUniversity of PaduaItalySocial program
Sabrina BridgadoiUniversity of PaduaItalyConference Program

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