Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Berlin

Organized by:
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Berlin

Participating Organizations:

Neurocure Cluster of Excellence
Einstein Center for Neurosciences
Collaborative Research Center 1315
Schering Stiftung
Federation of European Neuroscience Societies

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Brain Bee
  • Exhibit
  • Lecture/Briefing
  • Online/Virtual
  • Other
  • School Program
  • Other: Movies with expert discussion; Fishbowl discussion; One lecture was given virtually.

Target Audiences:

  • General Public
  • High school students (9-12)
  • Professionals

Approximate Number of People Reached:


Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

With our program we want to inform the general public, high school students, and professionals about the current neuroscience research. We also intend to nudge reflection about ethical issues, neuroscience in the society etc.
We had always a very interested audience and are very satisfied with the discussions, attendance and the general outcome.

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Emails
  • Mailings
  • Website
  • Social Media

Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?

We cannot tell which ones are the most successful. Sometimes it is better to direct directly, sometimes Twitter is the best to announce.


Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?

  • Brain Awareness Week Logos

Feedback & Keys to Success

How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?

With these events we increase the visibility of our research and educational programs (graduate programs). This is very important for us.

Contact Information

BAW Website:

Contact Name:

Margret Franke

Contact Email:

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