The International Conference on the Newborn Brain (INBC) provides a state-of-the-art forum for the presentation and discussion of current research and clinical practice in neonatal brain care, including diagnostics, monitoring and management strategies to optimize neurodevelopmental outcome. It explores ways to understand, monitor, protect and treat a newborn’s brain. INBC provides continuing medical education to multidisciplinary professionals working to improve the neurological and developmental health outcomes of preterm infants and high-risk infants.