Getting Started

Post here for help with installing Nengo, using the GUI, and building your first model.

General Discussion

Ask general questions about Nengo, let us know how you're using it, and introduce yourself.

Examples & Tutorials

Example models and in-depth tutorials.

Deep Learning

Discuss deep learning techniques and how to incorporate them in Nengo.

Semantic Pointer Architecture

Discuss the Semantic Pointer Architecture and models that use the SPA.


Discuss ways to integrate Nengo with software (e.g. Neuron, V-REP) and hardware (e.g. spiking cameras, robots).


Get help installing, running, developing, and benchmarking Nengo backends.


Discuss the Nengo GUI and other ways to visualize network structure, network activity, dynamics, and more!

Site Feedback

Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.

Feedback & Suggestions

Is there something we can do to improve Nengo? We welcome all feedback and suggestions!


Share your Nengo creation, whether it's a neuron type, network, model, backend, or anything else!

High performance computing

Discuss using Nengo in high performance computing environments.

ABRain Board

Get help with anything ABRain Board! Setting up the board, connecting the board to your computer or internet, integrating with Nengo, or anything else.