fNIRS2018, biennial meeting of the Society for fNIRS

The fNIRS 2018 conference will take place in Tokyo, Japan, October 5-8, 2018. The venue is the University of Tokyo, located in central Tokyo.

The conference is co-chaired by Gentaro Taga and Turgut Durduran.

Local Organizers
Gentaro Taga, Hama Watanabe, Fumitaka Homae, Daisuke Tsuzuki, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Hiroki Sato

Important dates
Regular registration is open through September 5, 2018.
Late registration will start September 6, 2018 – September 12, 2018.
Registration will CLOSE on September 13, 2018.  You cannot register onsite for this conference.

Preconference educational course
As with past meetings, there will be a day-long course prior to the start of the conference, on October 5, 2018.

Keynote Speaker
Martin Wolf (CH)

Invited Speakers
Arjun Yodh (USA)
Hamid Dehghani (UK)
Takashi Kusaka (JP)
Fumitaka Homae (JP)
Joy Hirsch (USA)
Niels Birbaumer (GER)
Kaja Jasinska (USA)
Haijing Niu (China)

Special session “Origin of signals”
David Boas (USA)
Ilias Tachtsidis (UK)
Yunjie Tong (USA)
Hellmuth Obrig (GER)

Program Committee
Gentaro Taga (The University of Tokyo, Japan) Co-Chair
Turgut Durduran (ICFO, Spain) Co-Chair
Gemma Bale (University College London, UK)
Joseph Culver (Washington University in St Louis, USA)
Judit Gervain (CNRS & Université Paris Descartes, France)
Keum-Shik Hong (Pusan National University, Korea)
Yoko Hoshi (Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Japan)
Kiyoto Kasai (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
Ioulia Kovelman (University of Michigan, USA)
Rickson Mesquita (University of Campinas & BRAINN, Brazil)
Hellumth Obrig (Max Planck Institute, Germany)
Eiji Okada (Keio University, Japan)
Felipe Orihuela-Espina (INAOE, Mexico)
Felix Scholkmann (University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland)
Justin Skowno (University of Sydney, Australia)
Ilias Tachtsidis (University College London, UK)
Yunjie Tong (Purdue University, USA)
Alessandro Torricelli (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Masami K Yamaguchi (Chuo University, Japan)

Organizers for preconference educational course:

Yasuyo Minagawa (Keio University, Japan)
Ippeita Dan (Chuo University, Japan)