ECRO XXX - 2020, Dresden - Germany

16. - 19. September 2020

Conference Chair and Program Committee

Thomas Hummel

TU Dresden

Dresden, Germany

Conference Chair

Silke Sachse

MPI for Chemical Ecology

Jena, Germany

Moustafa Bensafi

Université Claude Bernard

Lyon , France

Veronica Egger

University of Regensburg Regensburg, Germany

Important Dates:

Feb, 2020:   Call for Symposia 

May, 2020:   Registration

July, 2020:   Abstract submission

July, 2020:   Early-bird registration

July, 2020:   ECRO Travel Grant application  

Aug, 2020:   Announcement of oral/poster presentations


Important Links:

Program overview

Satellite Symposium

Interactive Program

Program Booklet

Abstract Book

Photography Policy


Registration (from May 2020)



Social Events

Tours / Excursions

Things to see and do

Visit a Lab





Travel / Transportation

Child Care


Poster Information  

Poster Prize

ECRO XXX - Program Highlights

Keynote Lectures

• Noam Sobel (Rehovot): Smelling without an olfactory apparatus

• Asifa Majid (York): Chemosensation and language

• Hans Hatt (Bochum): Extranasal olfactory receptors

• Ilona Grunwald Kadow (Munich): Decision-making - processing of odors and tastes in the brain

• Linda Barlow (Denver): Regenerating the Sense of Taste



Opening Symposium on Neural Regeneration

• Gerd Kempermann (Dresden): Neural regeneration in the CNS

• Olaf Bergmann (Dresden): Neural regeneration in the olfactory bulb 

• Jim Schwob (Boston): Neural regeneration in the olfactory epithelium

ECRO XXX - Satellite Symposium

ECRO 2020 will be supported by: