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06 December - December 06, 2017
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A workshop on international brain initiatives

This one-day program will feature presentations and panel discussion with senior representatives from each of the international brain science programs, along with Australian brain scientists and representatives from Australian and international neurotechnology and industry groups. The aim is to provide a forum for discussing collaborative opportunities at an international level for how the Australian Brain Initiative might be involved in facilitating major discoveries and opening new opportunities for technology development and access to larger international markets.

Guest speakers

  • Dr Alan Finkel - Chief Scientist of Australia
  • Professor Shigeo Okabe - Japan Brain/MINDS Project
  • Professor Hideyuki Okano - Japan Brain/MINDS Project
  • Professor Sung-Jin Jeong - Korea Brain Project
  • Dr Christoph Ebell - EU Human Brain Project
  • Professor Rafael Yuste - US BRAIN Initiative
  • Ms Miri Polachek - Israel Brain Technologies
The Shine Dome ,15 Gordon Street Australian Capital Territory false DD/MM/YYYY

Contact Information

events@science.org.au

8:00 AM December 07, 2017

Brains at the Dome

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A workshop on international brain initiatives

Registrations are open

This one-day program will feature presentations and panel discussion with senior representatives from each of the international brain science programs, along with Australian brain scientists and representatives from Australian and international neurotechnology and industry groups. The aim is to provide a forum for discussing collaborative opportunities at an international level for how the Australian Brain Initiative might be involved in facilitating major discoveries and opening new opportunities for technology development and access to larger international markets.

Guest speakers

  • Dr Alan Finkel - Chief Scientist of Australia
  • Professor Shigeo Okabe - Japan Brain/MINDS Project
  • Professor Hideyuki Okano - Japan Brain/MINDS Project
  • Professor Sung-Jin Jeong - Korea Brain Project
  • Dr Christoph Ebell - EU Human Brain Project
  • Professor Rafael Yuste - US BRAIN Initiative
  • Ms Miri Polachek - Israel Brain Technologies
The Shine Dome ,15 Gordon Street Australian Capital Territory

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