Last update: 30 January 2022

All staff, exhibitors and attendees must be vaccinated, without exception (booster vaccinations encouraged), and masks are required indoor.

As you know with COVID-19 regulations keep changing. We will continuously update this page when we get closer to the conference.

The GSU offers large spaces to provide social-distancing in support of a safe meeting. BU staff is tested weekly and vaccination is mandatory.

fNIRS 2022 safe meeting protocols

This page reflects current rules and expectations and will be kept up to date as any requirements change.

We will follow the latest published requirements and safe gathering protocols established by the city of Boston and State of Massachusetts.

Among national, state, local, or facility-specific rules or recommendations we will abide by the most restrictive of them.

Event policies may change if local, state, or federal rules change prior to or during an event.

Expectations for all attendees

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for all attendees

Masks will be mandatory for all indoor spaces

Enhanced sanitation measures will be taken throughout the event:

Masks and hand sanitizers will be widely available for free

Conference space will allow for social distancing to the extent possible.

How you can help

Wash hands frequently

Test for Covid-19 within 24 hours prior to entering the event venue

Respect the personal space and comfort level of others

Do not attend if you are not feeling well

Follow the guidelines from the Boston Public Health Department and CDC on quarantine

We encourage you to get tested if required for travel, have known exposure, or have symptoms following CDC and Boston Public Health guidelines.