This will be the 28th Annual Meeting of NECTAR* and will bring together scientists, clinicians, patient advocates and industry partners from across Europe and the international community to share the latest research in repairing the damage to the central nervous system as a result of degenerative diseases. NECTAR 2018 will be hosted by Dr Romina Aron Badin, Prof Philippe Hantraye, Dr Emmanuel Brouillet and Prof Malin Parmar. to share the latest research in repairing the damage to the central nervous system as a result of degenerative diseases. NECTAR 2018 will be hosted by Prof Malin Parmar, Dr Romina Aron Badin, Prof Philippe Hantraye and Dr Emmanuel Brouillet.

*The European Journal of Neuroscience and NECTAR will publish an EJN Special Issue dedicated to former CPT President Tom Isaacs later this year. Tom was an enthusiastic supporter of NECTAR, and participated in the conferences in both 2014 (Galway, Ireland) and 2015 (Lund, Sweden).