There are a couple of workshops at NIPS 2013 related to scalable neural models.
- High-dimensional statistical inference in the brain
organized by Alyson “Allie” Fletcher, Dmitri “Mitya” Chklovskii, Friedrich Sommer, Ian Stevenson
(accepting a 4-page paper submission)
- Acquiring and analyzing the activity of large neural ensembles
organized by Srini Turaga, Lars Büsing, Maneesh Sahani, Jakob Macke
(accepting a 1-page abstract submission)
The workshops will be held on december 9th & 10th, 2013. One of us (Jonathan Pillow) is giving talks at both workshops.