BCI & NEUROTECH MASTERCLASS US CAPITAL REGION 1.0
October 18th, 2022, 9:00 – 18:00 (EDT US)
Simply turn on your PC and get direct access to some of the most renowned national institutions and scientists of the US Capital Region.
BCI & NEUROTECHNOLOGY IN THE CAPITAL REGION US
The development of brain-computer interface technologies and connecting the brain to computers and robots via a non-muscular pathway has made a huge difference in various fields such as rehabilitation, robotics, or even art. Nowadays, BCI technology is getting noticed more and more by the international tech giants around the world, making them interested in dedicating their budgets and funding to develop this ever-growing technology. There are many labs around the world which are attempting to introduce new applications of BCI and make a difference in this field; and the BCI labs of the US Capital Region are of no exception.
g.tec has invited some of the best BCI researchers of the US Capital Region to present their exciting R&D achievements and introduce their latest BCI applications. Don’t miss this chance to get to learn new applications of brain-computer interfaces and gain insight into the nitty-gritty of the new techniques introduced by our speakers.
09:00-10:00 Current and future application of BCI
Christoph Guger, PhD – g.tec medical engineering GmbH
10:00-11:00 BCI for upper-limb prostheses control
Ramana Vinjamuri, PhD – University of Maryland, Baltimore County
11:00-12:00 Controlling prosthetic knee with BCI and other rehab applications
Douglas Murphy, MD. , John Hermansen, MD., Steven Peretiatko, MD. Rajbir S. Chaggar, MD.- Central Virginia Veterans Health Care System
12:00-13:00 recoveriX – Closed loop BCI system for stroke rehabilitation
Fan Cao – g.tec neurotechnology USA, Inc.
13:00-14:00 g.Pangolin – Ultra high-density EEG, EMG and ECG
Leonhard Schreiner – g.tec medical engineering GmbH
14:00-14:30 Speech Decoding and Synthesis from Intracranial Signals
Dean Krusienski, PhD – Virginia Commonwealth University
14:30-15:30 cortiQ – functional mapping and cortico-cortical potentials
Christoph Kapeller, PhD – g.tec medical engineering GmbH
15:30-16:00 EEG & fNIRS
Micah Ching – g.tec neurotechnology USA, Inc.
16:00-17:00 Multimodal Psychophysiological Assessment of Human Performance & Cognition in Aviation and Aerospace Applications
Chad Stephens – NASA Langley Research Center
17:00-17:30 Kinematic and Muscle Synergies in Grasping Hand
Parthan Olikkal – University of Maryland, Baltimore County
17:30-18:00 Reconstructing Synergy-based Hand Grasp Kinematics from Electroencephalographic Signals
Dingyi Pei – University of Maryland, Baltimore County
18:00-19:00 Unicorn Hybrid Black – How to use the Education Kit in your curriculum and join the Hackathons
Katrin Mayr – g.tec medical engineering GmbH