Wharton Neuroscience Summit

November 1, 2024

The Wharton School
Jon M. Huntsman Hall
3730 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19104

The 2024 Wharton Neuroscience Summit will take place on Friday, November 1 in Philadelphia, at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

The summit features keynote presentations and valuable networking opportunities with experts in the neuroscience field. The event draws a diverse audience including students, academics, industry experts, and professionals, all eager to partake in a diverse range of captivating speaker sessions.

Past speakers include Preston Cline, Cofounder and Director of Research for Mission Critical Team Institute (MCTI), Missy Cummings, Director, Mason Autonomy & Robotics Center (MARC), George Mason University, Nita Farahany, Duke University Law School and Department of Philosophy, Chemba Raghavan, Senior Advisor, Early Childhood Development, Nutrition & Child Development Programme Group, UNICEF, Lindsay Shaw, Director of Sport Psychology, Cleveland Guardians, among others.

Read the recap and watch sessions from the sold-out 2023 summit, “Brain Capital: The Future of Human Creativity, Well-Being, and Performance”, here.

— Hosted by —

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Elizabeth “Zab” Johnson, PhD
Executive Director, Wharton Neuroscience Initiative
Senior Fellow


Michael Platt, PhD
Director, Wharton Neuroscience Initiative

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Schotland McQuade
Program Coordinator, Wharton Neuroscience Initiative

— Interested in Sponsoring the 2024 Summit? —

Please reach out to Tania Rorke, Senior Associate Director of Corporate & Donor Engagement