Lesya Ukrainka Volyn National University

Organized by:
Lesya Ukrainka Volyn National University

Participating Organizations:

Ukrainian Society for Neuroscience
Purdue University
Beritashvili Center of Experimental Biomedicine
University of Geneva
University of Haifa
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
University of Oxford

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Conference/Forum
  • Online/Virtual

Target Audiences:

  • Professionals
  • University students

Approximate Number of People Reached:


Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

Talks on cognitive neuroscience represented a short one-day Zoom conference which connected scientists from different countries, united by the research interests in the field of cognitive neuroscience. The conference reached its goal for sharing the experience in EEG, fMRI, and mathematical modeling techniques and introducing the students of participating universities to the advanced problems of cognitive neuroscience.

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Advertisements
  • Mailings
  • Posters/Flyers
  • Social Media

Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?

Mailings were most effective because of "peer-to-peer" effect.


What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?

  • New Fact Sheets
  • Activities/Experiments

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?

New links between VNU and USN with European and US universities were established.

Please share any suggestions or lessons learned that may help others plan future events:

Zoom format of 25 minutes per report and 15 minutes for answering questions (posted in chat) was very effective and may be recommended for similar online conferences.

Event Photos

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Talk by Illia Kuznietsov

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Talk by Leonardo Bonetti

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Talk by Roman Rozengurt

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Talk by Sébastien Hélie

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Talk by Pawel Herman

Contact Information

Contact Name:

Illia Kuznietsov

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