Who We Are

Neuromatch (including the Academy and Conference) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created to provide an inclusive educational and online networking experience in computational neuroscience.

Neuromatch Academy (NMA) is run by a large pool of volunteers from many countries. Among the team are experienced organizers of multiple established neuroscience summer schools, including CoSMo, CSHL Neural Data Science, BAMB, Forum Scientiarum, and Imbizo, as well as the neuromatch conference.

2021 Board of Directors

Megan Peters - Chairperson

Paul Schrater

Sean Escola

Konrad Kording

Athena Akrami

Kate Bonnen

Carsen Stringer

Brad Wyble

Gunnar Blohm




2021 Executive committee

  • Kate Bonnen (CEO / COO)

  • Sean Escola (CFO)

  • Byron Galbraith (CTO)

  • Ella Batty (CAO NMA CN)

  • Konrad Kording (CAO NMA DL)

  • Helena Ledmyr (CCO)

  • Tara van Viegen (CPrO NMA CN)

  • Spiros Chavlis (CPrO NMA DL)

  • Madineh Sarvestani (CIO)

  • Alex Gonzalez (CDO)

  • Marius Pachitariu (CGPO)

  • Beth Straley (CPeO)

A partial list of volunteers that keep NMA running...

Click here for a list of our team members.

Aastha Sharma, Abdelrahman Elshahat, Abolfazl Ziaeemehr, Adam Calhoun, Adam Tyson, Aina Puce, Aishwarya Balwani, Albaheay, Alex Cayco-Gajic, Alex Hyafil, Ali Haydaroglu, Ali Rigby, Alice Schwarze, Alish Dipani, Alison Sin, Amber Howell, Ameet Rahane, Amita Kapoor, Andreas Kist, Andrew Doyle, Annabelle Harvey, Anqi Wu, Anushka Oak, Arash Ash, Ari Benjamin, Arvind Kumar, Ashish Sahoo, Ashley Juavinett, Athena Akrami, Aude Oliva, Ayoade Adeyemi, Beth Straley, Bing Brunton, Biraj Pandey, Brad Wyble, Bradldy Alicea, Brandon Caie, Byron Galbraith, Caroline Haimerl, Carsen Stringer, Christos Papadopoulos, Claire Ward, Constantin Rothkopf, Cristina Savin, Dalin Guo, Daniel Jacobson, Daniel Witvliet, David Rolnick, Davide Valeriani, Demba Ba, Doina Precup, Doris Chow, Dragan Okanovic, Elenor Morgenroth, Ella Batty, Elnaz Alikarami, Emma Vaughan, Eric DeWitt, Eugenia Kozyreva, Fred d'Oleire Uquillas, Gili Karni, Grace Lindsay, Gunnar Blohm, Haoxue Fan, Helena Ledmyr, Hyosub Kim, Itzel Olivos, Jai Kiran, Jakob Macke, Jan Drugowitsch, Jeffrey Erlich, Jeremy Forest, Jeroaranda, Jesse Livezey, Jesse Parent, Jiaying Xu, Joao Barbosa, Johanna Bayer, John Butler, John Murray, Jordan Harrod, Jorge Menendez, Josue Ortega Caro, Julien Denis, Julijana Gjorgjieva, Jun Lee, Karen Schroeder, Karolina Stosio, Kate Bonnen, Kate Jeffery, Katie Ferguson, Kelly Mahaffy, Ken Miller, Konrad Kording, Krishna Shenoy, Kshitij Dwivedi, Lei Zhang, Liberty Hamilton, Lina Teichmann, Lokesh Boominathan, Lorenzo Fontolan, Lukas Muttenthaler, Madhuvhanti Muliya, Madineh Sarvestani, Manolo Martínez, Marcelo Mattar, Marco Brigham, Maria Reva, Marieke Mur, Mario Galdamez, Marius 't Hart, Martin Irani, Martino Sorbaro, Maryam Shanechi, Maryam Vaziri-Pashkam, Matt Krause, Matt Laporte, Maurice Smith, Meenakshi Khosla, Megan Peters, Melvin Selim Atay, Memming Park, Mengsen Zhang, Michael Scheid, Michael Waskom, Michelle Johnson, Mike X Cohen, Mohsen Omrani, Natalie Steinemann, Nicolas Brunel, Nima Moradi, Noa Malem-Shinitski, Norma Kuehn, Nosratullah Mohammadi, Pankaj Gupta, Pascal Wallisch, Patrick Mineault, Paul Schrater, Paulina Paiz, Pierre-Étienne H. Fiquet, Prakriti Nayak, Pratik Purohit, Qianly Yang, Qinglong Gu, Rachel Smith, Reza Shadmehr, Richard Gao, Richard Naud, Rimi Jhimtomar, Rishabh, Rob Kass, Roberto Toro, Rodrigo Avaria, Roozbeh Farhoudi, Saeed Salehi, Sahil Moza, Sandy Tanwisuth, Sean Escola, Sergey Shuvaev, Shreya Saxena, Shruti Marathe, Siddhant Sharma, Sikun Lin, Sofia Triantafillou, Songting Li, Spiros Chavlis, Sujaya Neupane, Tara van Viegen, Tiago Quendera, Tian Season Qiu, Tim Behrens, Titipat Achakulvisut, Tony Liu, Tugce Gurbuz, Tulakan Ruangrong, Tumi Ngoc Tran, Ulrik Beierholm, unnati97, Upinder Bhalla, Vincent Valton, Warren Greiff, Wei Kunlin, Xaq Pitkow, Yalda Mohsenzadeh, Yicheng Fei, Yiota Poirazi, Yota Theodoni, Yueqi Guo, Yuki Fujishima, Yuvaraj Sekhar, Zahra Rezazadeh, Zhengwei Wu, Zhe Li ...