37th Annual Barrels Meeting

The 37th Annual Barrels Meeting will be held on October 3rd and 4th in 2024
at Northwestern Uniersity in Chicago.


Confirmed speakers include:

  • Hillel Adesnik (UC Berkeley)
  • Alison Barth (Carnegie Mellon University)
  • Natalia De Marco (Weill Cornell Medical School)
  • Josh Dudman (Janelia Research Campus)
  • Michael Economo (Boston University)
  • Fritjof Helmchen (University of Zurich)
  • James Poulet (Max Delbruck Center, Berlin)
  • Caroline Runyan (University of Pittsburgh)
  • Julia Veit (University of Freiburg)

This year's program includes a group discussion session on the state-of-the-art and future of vibrissa sensorimotor systems research. We hope this discussion will form the basis of a white paper on our field. If you are interested in presenting a short talk, register and submit an abstract by August 30th, at:


. Presentations on all issues relevant to the vibrissa system are welcome.
Note that we can only accommodate one hundred attendees this year, so please register early.