MRN Sponsors $20 Global Conference!

MRN Sponsors $20 Global Conference!

The Mind Research Network announced that it will participate in 2017 Brainhack Global March 2, 3 & 4 (Thursday-Saturday).

"Brainhack" is a conference that convenes researchers from 38 locations across the globe who represent a myriad of disciplines and work together on innovative projects related to neuroscience.

Registration for the three-day event is only $20. Please click this sentence to enter the registration portal!

...and don't worry, you won't go hungry! The Brainhack organizers will provide a light breakfast, lunch, and coffee.

The Albuquerque Brainhack group will focus on Brain Dynamics and Issues of Dynamic Functional Connectivity.

The complete schedule of events in Albuquerque can be found by clicking this sentence.

The Albuquerque Brainhack group will focus on Brain Dynamics and Issues of Dynamic Functional Connectivity. So far, they have confirmed speakers who are experts in this field of research: Dr. Vince Calhoun, Dr. Julia Stephen, Dr. Sergey Plis, and Dr. Maziar Yaesoubi.

Their talks will cover introductions to dynamic functional connectivity and window-less dynamic connectivity, as well as a new approach of deep learning algorithms to explore brain dynamics.

The Albuquerque group will set up a conference call with other sites to provide the opportunity to work and interact with scholars in different fields of research across the globe.

Findings from the brainhack are open to submission in GigaScience. Project reports will be peer reviewed and edited by members of the brainhack community.

Registration is now open! The registration fee is only $20 (payment options include cash, check, and invoice via Paypal).

A social event is scheduled for Friday, March 3: They will visit the Stone Age Climbing Gym in an attempt to not only activate their brains, but also their bodies. After that they will also have the opportunity to relax, and enjoy pizza and drinks (the cost of the social events will be at the participant's own expense).

For questions or more information, please contact emennigen@mrn.org.

Please click this sentence to visit the official brainhack.org website!