MAIN 2022

Montreal AI & Neuroscience

December 12-13, 2022


Welcome to the 6th edition of the Montreal AI and Neuroscience conference, Dec 12-13, 2022. We're looking forward to two days of virtual talks, keynote lectures and discussion panels at the crossroads of biological and artificial intelligence. If you're in or close to Montreal, register for in person attendance. We also have a cool 2-day in person Neuro-AI educational program (Dec 9-10)!

Most of the recordings are available on the MAIN YouTube channel


MAIN 2022 will take place at the new Campus MIL at Université de Montréal. Register for in person or online participation. Registered participants will receive practical information by email before the meeting. Space is limited, so make sure you sign up as soon as possible! Click on the button below!


The MAIN conference will be preceded by a 2-day Educational Neuro-AI Workshop on 9-10 Dec, 2022. For practical details and sign-up info follow the link below!


Attending in person? Submit an abstract and present a poster! There will be opportunities for lightning talks and prizes will be awarded for the best contributions!

Venue Information

MAIN 2022 will take place @ Campus MIL:

1375 Avenue Thérèse-Lavoie-Roux, Montréal, QC H2V 0B3
Main conference Room: A-3502.1 (3rd floor)

Map | Access info (PDF)

Sneak peek - MAIN 2022

Speakers, panelists & session chairs include:

Audrey Durand

Université Laval

Yoshua Bengio

Université de Montréal & Mila

Kafui Dzirasa

Duke University School of Medicine

Michael Graziano

Princeton Neuroscience Institute

Javeria Hashmi

Dalhousie University

Joel Zylberberg

York University

Anne K. Churchland

University of California

Ev Fedorenko

MIT McGovern Institute

Grace Lindsay

New York University

Bertrand Thirion

Université Paris Saclay - INRIA

Matthew Perich

Université de Montréal & Mila

Eva Dyer

Georgia Institute of Technology

Claudia Clopath

Imperial College London

David Sussillo

Meta Reality Labs / Stanford

Tyler Bonnen

Stanford University

Laura Suarez

McGill University

Chris C. Emezue

Technical Univ. of Munich & Lanfrica

Flavie Lavoie-Cardinal

Université Laval

Karim Jerbi

Université de Montréal & Mila

Guillaume Lajoie

Université de Montréal & Mila

Paul Cisek

Université de Montréal

Shahab Bakhtiari

Université de Montréal & Mila

Julie Boyle

CNeuromod, CRIUGM

Aaron Schurger

Chapman University

Angela Tam

Perceiv AI

Mohamed Abdelhack

Krembil Centre for Neuroinformatics / CAMH

Isil Bilgin

CNeuromod, CRIUGM

Full program available here!

The goal of MAIN is to bring together trainees, researchers including world leaders in Neuroscience and AI from across the globe, and build a more inclusive and diverse Neuro-AI community.

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