ECRO XXX - 2020, Virtual Online Meeting

17. - 18. September 2020

Organizer: Thomas Hummel (Dresden, Germany)

Due to  ongoing concerns about COVID-19 and current social distancing guidelines, the ECRO XXX conference will be held as a virtual online meeting on September 17 and 18, 2020, along with a Satellite Symposium on September 16, 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:

February 2020:    Call for Symposia 

12.07.2020:         Registration  (open)

12.08.2020:         Abstract submission  (closed)

16.09.2020:         Registration  (closed) 


Important Links:

Program overview

Satellite Symposium

Interactive Program

Program Booklet

Abstract Book

Registration  -  open now  (no fee) 

Poster Information  

Poster Prize

ECRO XXX - Program Highlights

Keynote Lectures

September 17, 2020

13:15 - 13:45 

Decision-making - processing of odors and tastes in the brain.

Ilona GRUNWALD KADOW  -  Munich (DE)
Chair: Silke Sachse (DE)

14:00 - 14:30 

Chemosensation and language.

Asifa MAJID  -  York (UK)

Chair: Camille Ferdenzi (FR)

14:45 - 15:15

Regenerating the sense of taste.

Linda BARLOW  -  Denver (USA)

Chair: Masha Niv (IL)

15:30 - 16:00

Neural regeneration in the olfactory system.

Jim SCHWOB  -  Boston (USA)

Chair: Martin Witt (DE)

September 18, 2020

13:15 - 13:45

The nasal microbiome and olfactory function..

Kristi BIWAS  -  Auckland (NZ)

Chair: Vijay Ramakrishnan (USA)

15:30 - 16:00

A human aggression pheromone and its possible brain mechanism of action.

Noam SOBEL  -  Rehovot (IL)

Chair: Johan Lundstrom (SE)

ECRO XXX - Satellite Symposia

ECRO Mentorship Program

Please follow this link to find out more about the Mentorship Program

ECRO 2020 will be supported by: