Workshop Program

August 13, 2013
1:00 - 1:20 PM
Introduction (Bin He, Kaiming Ye, Ted Conway)
Welcome Remarks
Director, EFRI, ENG BRAIN Coordinator
National Science Foundation
1:20 - 2:50 PM
Session 1: Spatio-temporal Brain Mapping - Innovating Tomorrow's Technology
Moderator: Bin He, University of Minnesota
1:20 - 1:35 PM
High spatio-temporal resolution functional MRI
Member, National Academy of Engineering
Professor of Radiology, and of Neurosciences & Biophysics
Director, Radiological Sciences Lab
Stanford University
1:35 - 1:50 PM
High resolution dynamic neuroimaging of brain activity
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Distinguished McKnight Professor and Medtronic-Bakken Chair
Director, Institute for Engineering in Medicine
University of Minnesota
1:50 - 2:05 PM
¦ĢECoG as a tool for large-scale brain network mapping
Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Polytechnic Institute of New York University
Assistant Professor of Neural Science
New York University
2:05 - 2:50 PM
Panel Discussion
2:50 - 3:10 PM
Coffee Break
3:10 - 4:40 PM
Session 2: Engineering Challenges in Brain Mapping and Data Analysis
Moderator: Paul Sajda, Columbia University
3:10 - 3:25 PM
Mapping sensory and cognitive functions across the human brain
Professor of Psychology
University of California, Berkeley
3:25 - 3:40 PM
Network analysis and modeling of brain data
Provost Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Indiana University
3:40 - 3:55 PM
Flexible electronics for probing cognition
Associate Professor of Bioengineering
University of California, San Diego
3:55 - 4:40 PM
Panel Discussion
5:00 - 8:00 PM
Discussion and Working Dinner
6:00 - 6:20 PM
Keynote Speaker
Principal Assistant Director for Science
Executive Office of the President
Office of Science and Technology Policy
August 14, 2013
8:00 - 8:15 AM
Welcome Remarks
Assistant Director, Directorate for Engineering
National Science Foundation
8:15 - 9:45 AM
Session 3: Neurotechnologies for Maintaining and Augmenting the Healthy Brain
Moderator: Guy Genin, Washington University
8:15 - 8:30 AM
Neurally-informed labeling of the world: Using BCIs to augment and manage information delivery
Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Radiology
Columbia University
8:30 - 8:45 AM
Mobile BCI in the home for training and rehabilitation
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Material Sciences
Professor of Neurological Surgery
Washington University, St. Louis
8:45 - 9:00 AM
fNIR: a functional optical brain monitoring modality for cognitive performance
H.H. Sun Professor and Director
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems
Drexel University
9:00 - 9:45 AM
Panel Discussion
9:45 - 10:05 AM
Coffee Break
10:05 - 11:35 AM
Session 4: Multi-scale Neuroimaging of Brain Activation and Function - Insights into Neural Mechanisms
Moderator: Xiaoping Hu, Emory University
10:05 - 10:20 AM
Optogenetics and novel methods for imaging neural activity
Benesse Career Development Professor of Research in Education
Associate Professor of Media Arts and Sciences
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
10:20 - 10:35 AM
Beyond Human Brain Mapping
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
The State University of New York, Stony Brook
10:35 - 10:50 AM
Functional connectivity of the brain
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar
GeorgiaTech - Emory University
10:50 - 11:35 PM
Panel Discussion
Working Lunch
12:45 - 2:45 PM
Break-out Session Discussion
2:45 - 4:00 PM
Summary Discussion






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