The 2020 Neural Computation and Engineering Connection (NCEC) will be held on the afternoon of Thursday, January 30, 2020 and all day Friday, January 31, 2020. NCEC brings together the University of Washington neuroengineering and computational neuroscience communities in an exciting and stimulating event! It is sponsored by the UW Institute for Neuroengineering (UWIN), the UW Computational Neuroscience Center, and the Center for Neurotechnology.
Registration is free but required.
Please register at: https://forms.gle/6pqZKDwBWFn9DsCQ9
Registration closes on Thursday, January 16, 2020
Keynote speakers for NCEC 2020 are: Terry Sejnowski (Salk Institute), Eva Dyer (Georgia Tech), Michel Maharbiz (UC Berkeley), and Karunesh Ganguly (UCSF). Local speakers include: Ione Fine (UW Psychology), Nathan Kutz (UW Applied Math), Hesam Jahanian (UW Radiology), and David Gire (UW Psychology). UWIN and Computational Neuroscience graduate and postdoctoral fellows will also be giving talks.
Thursday’s events will be at the Husky Union Building (HUB) rooms 332 and 334, starting with a poster session during lunch, followed by student talks, a keynote lecture by Karunesh Ganguly (UCSF), and a panel discussion on ethics in neuroscience.
Friday’s events will be all-day at the Bill & Melinda Gates Center (CSE2) Zillow Commons, and will include: keynote talks by Terry Sejnowski, Eva Dyer, and Michel Maharbiz, talks by UW faculty Ione Fine, Nathan Kutz, Hesam Jahanian, and David Gire, and talks by senior UWIN postdoctoral fellows. NCEC will end with a late afternoon reception on Friday.
Information about past years’ Neural Computation and Engineering Connections can be found at: http://uwin.washington.edu/ncec/past/