9 – 12 September 2021 Berlin

From Science to implementation

Psychedelic states in basic research, therapy, and human development

After the success of the INSIGHT 2019 conference, the MIND Foundation and its partners are excited to once again offer a space for curiosity and exploration into cutting-edge psychedelic research. INSIGHT 2021 brings focus to translating psychedelic research into clinical practice and integrating psychedelic states into basic research, therapies, and human development.

Join us and leading experts as we explore every step from science to implementation.

We look forward to seeing you at INSIGHT 2021!

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Initial speaker line-up

Take a look at who spoke at INSIGHT 2019 below – many of these speakers will return and new minds will add their research and clinical knowledge. Our initial line-up of speakers consists of leading experts in the fields of psychedelics, consciousness and brain research, and the emerging psychedelic industry. Register for the conference email below, check back occasionally for speaker announcements and news, as more speakers, events and social programs will be added throughout the year.

    Prof. Dr. med. Gerhard Gründer

    Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Molecular Neuroimaging, Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim

      Prof. Dr. med. Franz X. Vollenweider

      Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Neuropsychopharmacology and Brain Imaging, University of Zürich

        Prof. Dr. David Nutt

        Professor of Neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial College London, Division of Brain Sciences

          Prof. Dr. Matthew Johnson

          Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Johns Hopkins University, Center for Psychedelic & Consciousness Research

            Dr. Katrin Preller

            Senior Researcher, Psychologist, and Neuroscientist at University of Zürich and Yale University

              Prof. Dr. Matthias Liechti

              Professor of Clinical Pharmacology and Internal Medicine at University Hospital, Basel

                Dr. med. Andrea Jungaberle

                Anesthesiologist, Intensive and Emergency Care, Board of the MIND Foundation and Medical Director at OVID

                  Dr. Elizabeth Nielson

                  Clinical Psychologist, Co-Founder and Lead Trainer at Fluence

                    Dr. Chris Letheby

                    Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Western Australia, Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Adelaide

                      Dr. Ingmar Gorman

                      Clinical Psychologist, Co-founder & Lead Trainer at Fluence

                      Call for Speakers & Posters

                      In order to guarantee enough time for preparation, INSIGHT 2021 will make two calls for applications – separated into talks and posters. The CALL FOR SPEAKERS will be open for a total period of six months. A CALL FOR POSTERS follows, open for a total period of two months.  

                      Call for speakers: 1st November 2020 – 28th February 2021 

                      Call for posters: 1st March 2021 – 30th April 2021 

                      To make sure you do not miss the opening of the calls, please subscribe to our INSIGHT newsletter below! 

                      INSIGHT 2021 and MIND Foundation Awards 

                      The MIND Foundation is happy to announce a number of awards for contributions of exceptional value to research as well as remarkable presentations that will be conferred at INSIGHT 2021. 

                      • Best Clinical Research Presentation
                      • Best Basic Research Presentation
                      • Young Researcher Awards
                      • Best Research Poster

                      And last but not least, the conference audience itself will collectively choose the recipient of the  

                      INSIGHT 2021 Audience Award

                      INSIGHT 2019 Highlights

                      More than 600 researchers, clinicians, and members of the public jointly participated in discussions with international experts and young researchers at INSIGHT 2019. The conference also hosted a variety of interactive performances and workshops, exploring consciousness and therapeutical methods through art and experience.
                      INSIGHT 2021 welcomes an even larger variety of experts from the fields of medicine, neuroscience, psychotherapy, philosophy, social and political sciences, public health, and policy making  – and an expanded social and art program.

                      INSIGHT 2019 report

                      For more in-depth information about INSIGHT 2019, you are invited to read the official report.

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