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Brazilian Aging Research & Technology Symposium (BARTS) 2024

Important Dates  Registration  Program  Venue Cultural Suggestions

The Brazilian Aging Research & Technology Symposium (BARTS) is an interdisciplinary and international event that will have its second edition in May 25-26th, 2024 at Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora (UFJF), Juiz de Fora-Mg, Brazil.

More information on the first edition here


Are you interested in slowing down the aging process? Any topics related to understanding the aging process are welcome.

The program consists of invited lectures and poster presentation.

  • The lectures will have 30 min with 10 min for discussion.
  • Poster presentations will have 5 min (bring your poster).

Graduate and Undergraduate Students are encouraged to submit abstracts for poster presentations.

🏆 A prize will be offered for best poster.


Register for free to the Symposium >> soon.

Certificates will be provided via informed email for those who attend.

Important Dates:

Event: May 25-26th, 2024

Abstract Submission: May 6th, 2024

Acceptance: May 20th, 2024


Posters will be selected upon submission of an abstract. The document should contain the title, authors and affiliations, the abstract and main references. It should contain up to 2 pages. Only PDF documents will be accepted.

To submit your abstract access the following link: soon.



Saturday (May 25th) Sunday (May 26th)
8h30 Registration Registration
9h Steven A Garan (CREA,UC Berkeley)
The Past, Present and Future of Aging Research
Invited Speaker
9h30 Jacob Spiegel (Berkeley Lab) Invited Speaker
10h Invited Speaker Invited Speaker
10h30 Short coffee break Short coffee break
11h Elliott Invited Speaker
11h30 Invited Speaker Invited Speaker
 12h  Pannel Pannel
12h30 Lunch Break Lunch Break
14h Nuno Martins (CREA, UC Berkeley)

“Human Brain Cloud Interface, Human Longevity and Human Enhancement”

Invited Speaker
15h Invited Speaker Invited Speaker
15h30 Invited Speaker Invited Speaker
16h Coffee Break Coffee Break
17h30 Poster session Poster session
18h30 Closing pannel Prize announcement
19h Dinner



Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora, Juiz de Fora-MG, Brazil.

Cultural Suggestions

  • The venue is a Science Center and Observatory and it will be open for visit Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning;
  • Juiz de Fora is a medium sized city with approximately 557 thousand inhabitants. The distance of Juiz de Fora to important cities is:


Barbara de Melo Quintela (DCC/UFJF)

Steven A Garan (CREA, UC Berkeley)

Nuno Martins (CREA, UC Berkeley)


Anna Julia de A Lucas (UFJF)

Gustavo G Silva (UFJF)

Isadora Gonçalves Ferreira (UFJF)

Maria Luisa R Guimaraes (UFJF)

Matheus Avila M de Paula (UFJF)


We thank the support of: