International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN)

The International Joint Conference on Neural Networks is organized jointly by the International Neural Network Society and the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society, and is the premiere international meeting for researchers and other professionals in neural networks and related areas.

Each year, the conference features invited plenary talks by world-renowned speakers in the areas of neural network theory and applications, computational neuroscience, robotics, and distributed intelligence. In addition to regular technical sessions with oral and poster presentations, the conference program will include special sessions, competitions, tutorials, and workshops on topics of current interest.

Upcoming Conferences

IJCNN 2023
- Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
18-23 June | Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia
Learn about INNS-sponsored events at IJCNN 2023.


Please note: All those who register for IJCNN 2023 receive a two-year complimentary membership to the International Neural Network Society (INNS). The membership will expire December 31, 2025.


INNS-Sponsored Events at IJCNN 2023

Town Hall Luncheon | Monday 19 June at 12:00 PM

All IJCNN 2023 attendees are invited to attend a Town Hall Luncheon. INNS President Danilo Mandic will introduce attendees to the benefits of Society membership, and Bylaws Committee Chair Irwin King will invite attendees to vote for the proposed Bylaws Changes. Lunch will be provided.

Registration is free, but required.
Register for the luncheon on the IJCNN 2023 Registration Form.


Doctoral Consortium, Student Luncheon, & Mentoring Session | Tuesday 20 June at 10 AM

Select student attendees of IJCNN 2023 will be invited to meet, learn, and network with experts in the neural networks field. Lunch will be provided.

Registration Information for Doctoral Consortium & Student Luncheon: Coming Soon 
Register for the Mentoring Session as a mentee by clicking here.


XAI / AML Section Meeting | Tuesday 20 June at 7:30 PM

All conference attendees interested in Explainable AI (XAI) and Automated Machine Learning (AML) are invited to join this evening session to learn more about INNS Sections. Appetizers will be provided. 

Registration is free, but required.
Register by clicking here.


Awards Presentation | Wednesday 21 June at 7:30 PM

All those who are registered for the main conference are invited to attend the Banquet and Awards Presentation. The winners of the annual INNS awards and the IJCNN 2023 paper awards will be recognized during the presentation.

Registration is included with conference registration.


INNS DLIA Workshop 2023 | Online Only | Date and Time: to be determined

This special INNS-sponsored workshop aims to explore innovations and applications of Deep Learning and bring together academic researchers and industry professionals. Authors will be invited to submit a paper in the first edition of the INNS workshop series in Procedia Computer Science.

By invitation only

WCCI 2024 - Yokohama, Japan
Featuring three conferences under one roof: IJCNN, FUZZ-IEEE, and IEEE CEC
30 June - 5 July 2024

Important Dates:
15 November 2023 - Special Sessions & Workshop Proposals Due
15 December 2023 - Competition & Tutorial Proposals Due
15 January 2024 - Paper Submission Deadline

View Call for Papers


Past IJCNN Conferences
IJCNN 2021 Recorded Sessions