2021 IBB World Championship
The 2021 IBB World Championship will be held virtually. The competition dates will be announced at a later date.
The International Brain Bee was founded in 1998 by Dr. Norbert Myslinski with a mission to build better brains to fight brain disorders. Since its inception, the International Brain Bee has inspired thousands of students to study and pursue careers in neuroscience. The International Brain Bee promotes student engagement with neuroscience through a three-tiered competition: students start by signing up for a Local Brain Bee, the winners of which compete in their country's National Brain Bee. Every year, National Brain Bees send one representative to compete at the International Brain Bee world championship.
Neuroscience Quarterly: What was your first interaction with the IBB? Jaime Diaz-Granados Jaime Diaz-Granados Jaime Diaz-Granados: My first interaction with the IBB was during my first year at the APA when I was serving as the Chief Education Officer. A colleague told me that we hosted the IBB World Championships …
After careful consideration of the global impact of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the IBB Board of Directors decided to fully cancel the 2020 IBB World Championship in Washington, DC. Our top priority in making this difficult decision was the health and safety of our Brain Bee community. The IBB …