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12 October: European Brain Summit

13:30 – 14:00 Plenary
Welcome and scientific introduction
14:00 – 14:15 Opening session
How Should Europe Face the Challenge of Understanding the Brain and Delivering Better Brain Health?
14:15 – 15:00 Opening session
How Should Europe Face the Challenge of Understanding the Brain and Delivering Better Brain Health?
15:00 – 16:00 Plenary
Joint Session with the European Parliament STOA Panel and the International Brain Initiative

16:00 – 16:30 | Break

16:30 – 17:00 Plenary
Partnerships and Collaborations
17:00 – 17:40 Plenary
Digital Innovation and Technology
17:40 – 17:55 Plenary
Patient-centric innovation
17:55 – 18:25 Plenary
Brain health data in European Health Data Space
18:25 – 18:50 Concluding Remarks
Towards Mission Brain?

18:50 – 22:00 | Networking Reception and Exhibition Village

13 October: HBP Internal Day

Attendance by HBP Members Only

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14 October: Scientific Conference

09:00 – 09:45 Plenary
Welcome to the Scientific Conference

Welcome to the Scientific Conference by Katrin Amunts

Welcome and introduction to Karl Friston by Andre Syrota

Keynote talk by Karl Friston

09:45 – 10:15 Plenary
Brain complexity - Mapping to discover

Introduction by Javier DeFelipe

Keynote talk by Katrin Amunts

10:15 – 10:30 EC Speaker
TBC

10:30 – 10:40 | Break

10:40 – 11:30 Panel discussion
Human Brain Research: past, present and future
11:30 – 11:35
Introduction to parallel session and technical details
11:35 – 13:05 Break-out sessions
Data, Atlas & Simulation

3 parallel break-out sessions

  • Data and Knowledge: Jan Bjaalie (not confirmed), Ida Aasebo, Simisola Akintoye (HBP data protection officer), Lyuba Zehl
  • Atlas: Timo Dickscheid, Roshan Cools
  • Brain Simulation: Susanne Kunkel, Sacha van Albada (not confirmed)


13:05 – 14:05 | Lunch

14:05 – 14:20 Award
Announcement Diversity in Research Paper Award and Webinar
14:20 – 15:25 Plenary
EBRAINS in action for science
  1. Degeneracy in neuroscience - when is Big Data big enough? (Showcase 1): Timo Dickscheid, Svenja Caspers, Timo Dickscheid
  2. Improving epilepsy surgery with the Virtual BigBrain (Showcase 2): Viktor Jirsa
  3. Brain complexity and consciousness (Showcase 3): Alain Destexhe, Jennifer Goldman
  4. Object perception and memory (Showcase 4): Cyriel Pennartz
  5. Dexterous manipulation - how the brain coordinates hand movements (Showcase 5): Tonio Weidler
  6. To approach Covid: Giulia Rossetti, Jean-Pierre Changeux


15:25 – 15:40 Award
Science Market opening

Ceremony of Innovation Prize awards

15:40 – 17:30 Networking
Science Market

15 October: Scientific Conference

09:00 – 09:30 Plenary
Keynote Talk: Neuromorphic Computing and Engineering: Past, Present, and Future

Introduction by Yannis Ioannidis

Keynote talk by Giacomo Indiveri

09:30 – 10:00 Panel discussion
The future of brain-inspired technologies

10:00 – 10:15 | Break

10:15 – 11:45 Break-out sessions
HBP work in AI and technology
  • Compute and Storage Infrastructure: Lena Oden, Wouter Klijn
  • Neuromorphic computing: Johannes Schemmel
  • Neurorobotics: Fabrice Morin



11:45 – 12:00 | Break

12:00 – 12:25 Plenary
Putting EBRAINS into the European landscape

Pawel Swieboda and Jan Bjaalie in dialogue

12:25 – 13:10 Plenary
The Concept of EBRAINS (Services) and the Future Perspective

13:10 – 14:10 | Lunch

14:10 – 14:20 Award
Introduction to poster session and poster abstract award winners

Members of poster jury: Huib Mansvelder, Bertrand Thirion, Petra Ritter, Marja-Leena Linne,  Steve Furber

14:20 – 15:20 Online poster session
Online Poster Session
15:20 – 15:55 Award
Innovative Neuroscience, AI and Digital Technology Research Presentations

Presentation of the 6 poster award winners



15:55 – 16:05 | Break

16:05 – 16:35 Plenary
Neurotechnology: a bridge between basic neuroscience and clinical applications
16:35 – 16:50 Plenary
HBP and EBRAINS towards 2023 and beyond

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