Workshops

Monday, March 20, 2018

All full day workshops will run from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Half day AM workshops will run from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. Half day PM workshops will run from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

Full day workshop

Title: Neuroplasticity: technological challenges and ethical considerations
Organizers: Michela Chiappalone (IIT, Italy) and Marianna Semprini (IIT, Italy)

Full day workshop

Title: From flexible materials to cell-scale recording: emerging frontiers in neural interface technology
Organizers: Thomas Stieglitz (U of Freiburg – IMTEK), Ellis Meng (USC), Jacob Robinson (Rice) and Jonathan Viventi (Duke).

Full day workshop

Title: Real-World Human Neuroscience: Moving Neuroimaging out of the Lab and into Complex, Naturalistic Environments and Tasks
Organizers:  Jonathan Touryan (Army Research Lab) and Paul Sajda (Columbia)

Full day workshop

Title: NeuroTech Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Organizers: Metin Akay (U Houston), Silvestro Micera (EPFL, Switzerland), Emilio Sacristan (UAM-Iztapalapa, Mexico)

Half day workshop (AM)

Title: Human implantable Brain-Machine-Interfaces
Organizers:  Leigh Hochberg (MGH/Brown) and Ander Ramos (U Tuebingen, Germany)

Half day, workshop (AM)

Title: Recording of peripheral nerve signals to decode changes in physiological parameters and biomarkers of disease
Organizers:  Theodoros Zanos (Feinstein Institute for Medical Research)

Half day workshop (PM)

Title: Developing the Next-Generation of Invasive Human Neuromodulation Therapies for Mental Health Indications
Organizers: David McMullen (NIH/NIMH)

Half day workshop (PM)

Title: Recent Advances in NeuroRobotics for Rehabilitation
Organizers:  Jose L Contreras-Vidal (U Houston) and Jose Pons (CSIC, Spain)