February 12-13, 2020 | Washington, D.C.

A Unique Opportunity to Move Tau Research Forward

About the Conference

Join leading tau experts from around the world for the Tau2020 Global Conference, February 12-13 in Washington, D.C. Collaborate with your peers from academia, industry, government and the philanthropic sector to discuss key issues impacting the tau research community, including:


View the Tau2020 agenda to learn about the wide range of topics that will be addressed at the conference. Explore the latest tau research with three plenary sessions led by experts in the field:

Adam Boxer, M.D., Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco
Plenary title: Tau Therapeutics: Translational Challenges in Moving From Bench to Bedside

Jean-Pierre Brion, M.D., Ph.D.
Free University of Brussels
Plenary title: Tau Research: History and Current Status

Alison Goate, D.Phil.
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Plenary title: What Genetic and Functional Studies Have Taught Us About the Role of MAPT in Neurodegeneration


Tau2020 offers registration for professionals ($100 early bird rate) and students ($50 early bird rate). Student registration is reserved for:

Travel Fellowships

A limited number of travel fellowships are available to student and postdoc presenting authors. The Tau2020 subcommittee will review and evaluate applications based on a thorough review of the application materials and financial need. Applications must be connected to a submitted abstract and received by December 9. Submit your abstract now.

Sponsorship Opportunities

View the Tau2020 sponsorship brochure to learn about our different sponsorship levels and their benefits. For more information, contact:

Jay Thompson
Senior Associate Director,
Corporate Initiatives-Pharmaceutical Industry,
Alzheimer's Association

Thank You to Our Sponsors

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Conference Details

Date: February 12-13, 2020
Location: Marriott Marquis Washington, D.C.

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Registration Information

Register by December 2 for early bird pricing.

Students: $50
Professionals: $100

Register as a Student

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Call for Abstracts

Submission deadline: December 9

Submit Your Abstract


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