1st Annual Conference of the Timing Research Forum: 23-25 October, 2017 in Strasbourg, France

  • TRF1 was attended by 271 participants and received more than 250 abstracts.
  • TRF1 received excellent feedback ratings from more than 100 respondents, summarized in the image below –
TRF1 Feedback Survey Results


Keynote Speakers included:

  • Warren Meck:           Professor, Duke University
  • Lera Boroditsky:     Associate Professor, University of California San Diego
  • Sofia Soares:             PhD Candidate, Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown.

Sofia was awarded the Prize Keynote Lecture based on her paper – Soares, S., Atallah, B. V. & Paton, J. J. (2016) Midbrain dopamine neurons control judgment of time. Science 354, 1273–1277, that was selected by the TRF Committee as the ‘Best Timing Paper of 2016‘.

TRF1 was sponsored by:

  • Wellcome Trust
  • CNRS
  • Neuropole Strasbourg
  • FMTS
  • Brill
  • University of Strasbourg