APRIL 23–26 • 2022

CNS 2022 Press Room

Join us in San Francisco to explore the nature of how we think!

Press registration is now open for the Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual conference, April 23-26, 2022, in San Francisco, CA, at the Hyatt Regency. Get great story ideas and connect with hundreds of neuroscientists, presenting some of the latest research on memory, language, aging, mental health, and learning. 

Press registration is now open.

Please read our credential policy and email Lisa Munoz at to register.

Highlights will include:

  • Keynote address by Sarah-Jayne Blakemore (University of Cambridge, UK): A lecture on the development of the social brain in adolescence, including the effects of social media and social distancing.
  • Award lectures by B.J. Casey (Yale University) on applying cognitive neuroscience to improve outcomes for youth in medicine and the U.S. legal system; John Jonides (University of Michigan) on evolving laboratory tasks to understand and resolve distraction; Vishnu P. Murty (Temple University) on episodic memory; and Oriel FeldmanHall (Brown University) on the choices that form the basis of human social behavior.
  • Symposia about about the foundations of consciousness, empathy and social contact, free will, biomarkers for the aging brain, new technology to study the brain outside the lab, and more.
  • More than 1,000 posters and 50 talks covering the latest neuroscience research on memory, attention, decision-making, language, music, and more.

Read our CNS 2022 blog coverage here.

To qualify as a member of the press, please be prepared to share press credentials in the form of one of the following: a business card from a news media outlet, a membership card for a journalistic professional society (e.g. NASW), letter from an editor of a news media outlet to show that you are on assignment, or recent clips related to neuroscience. Read our full credential policy.

For all media inquiries, please contact:
Lisa M.P. Munoz, CNS Public Information Officer
Twitter: @CogNeuroNews, #CNS2022


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