Cortical Development Conference 2022

Neural Stem Cells to Neural Circuits

Milazzo, Sicily, Italy

New Date: 29 May to 3 June 2022

Organizers: G Fishell, AR Kriegstein, Z Molnár and F Vaccarino


Registration & Accommodation

Please note that the Registration and Accommodation information was updated on 1 Feb 2022:

  • Registration fees, including additional fees for participants previously registered for 2020, have been updated. Registration fee now includes 5 nights accommodation (29th May – 2nd June).
  • All participants must complete the Accommodation booking form, even if only staying for the 5 nights that are included. Participants will only be charged by the hotel for any extra nights beyond the 5 nights that are included.


The Programme (updated 4 Feb 2022) for the conference is now available.


  • Covid-19 Travel Information from Ministry of Health of Italy
  • Advice on travel to Italy from the US (Forbes Advisor)
  • All participants must hold a certificate of vaccination (green pass, CDC card showing 2 vaccine doses and booster )
  • We strongly encourage everyone to bring masks and get COVID tested immediately before departure. Participants will be tested on site during the meeting.
  • If a participant tests positive, then they must quarantine until two negative rapid antigen tests are done 24 hours apart.  The organisers will not be able to cover the costs of the quarantine if beyond the duration of the meeting (Sunday-Friday). Isolated participants will be able to view lectures online.