Do you want to visit a Neurart and Neuroscience exposition?
Do you want to learn more about the brain and/or your kid(s) to attend fun neuroscience workshops? Come to our family friendly activity!

From March 13th to the 19th, come and celebrate the Brain Awareness Week with us!

Connections, more than just neurons! is divided in three sections

Corpus callosum

Neurart and Neuroscience exposition

From the 13th to the 19th of March at Cervantes Institute (Utrecht), this exhibition bridges:

Left hemisphere – Art: neuroartworks by the Spanish artist Ramón Trigo.
Right hemisphere -Science:
visit our infographics and ask your questions to our neuroscientists!


Do you want to learn more about your brain? Come to our talks

How well do you know your brain? Do you know how it works and (even more important!) what happens when it doesn’t? Did you know we have neurons in our gut and how relevant they are for our (brain) health? Come to learn about this and more next 19th of March in our Synapses talks!

Register here!


Neuroscience workshops for the youngest!

And bring your family with you! We advocate for equality and reconciliation of family life.  With that aim, we will provide Neuroscience workshops for children (4-12 years old) during the duration of the talks so that all the family can enjoy a geeky Sunday 🧠🤓

Register here!

Connections, more than just neurons! is an initiative of NeuroCENL (part of the Association of Spanish scientists in the Netherlands, CENL-SWNL) for the Brain Awareness Week 2023.  With the collaboration and sponsorship of Dana Foundation & the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies, the Instituto Cervantes of Utrecht and the Ramón Areces Foundation.

Any questions? You can contact us at

Organized by

Association of Spanish Scientists in the Netherlands

Sponsored and supported by

Dana Foundation
Federation of European Neuroscience Societies
Ramón Areces Foundation
Cervantes Institute, Utrecht
Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology


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