NeuroCAS - Agenda Outline

Day One

Getting to know each other and exploring the challenges

Time Activity
08:00 Registration Opens
08:30

Welcome to NeuroCAS

  • Scene setting
  • Aims and Objectives
  Getting to know who is here
 

Pedro Irazoqui, Ph.D., Purdue University
“Interface and Waveform Design”

Jeffrey L. Ardell, Ph.D, UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center
“System Design for High Fidelity Mapping”

  Exploring our challenge
10:40 BREAK
 

Andrew Jackson, Ph.D., Newcastle University
“Closed-Loop Neural Interfaces”

Gerwin Schalk, Ph.D., Wadsworth Center, New York State Dept. of Health
“Electrocorticographic neural interfaces: The challenges ahead”

  Exploring our challenge
12:30 LUNCH
13:30 Reflections
 

Brian Pepin, MSEE, Verily Life Sciences / Galvani Bioelectronics
“Technical Challenges in Electroceuticals - an industry perspective”

Joern Rickert, Ph.D., CorTec GmbH
“Engineering the next generation of peripheral & cortical electrodes”

  Exploring our challenge
14:50 BREAK
  Making sense of our findings
15:50 Wrap-Up Day One
And plan for tomorrow
16:00 Close
18:30 Evening Dinner and Poster Session in upstairs ballroom

Day TWO

Developing Collaborations

Time Activity
08:30

Welcome Back
Reflections from yesterday and focus for today

  Review of emerging challenge themes
Participants choose a theme to work on
09:40 Developing ideas for collaborative research
A structured and facilitated process
  Working groups refine their ideas
12:00 LUNCH
  Presentations of developed ideas
  Plenary reflection
Next Steps
14:00 CLOSE