Competitions & Challenges

The IEEE Brain Initiative sponsors hands-on events across the world. Check back soon for upcoming events!


2017 Competitions & Challenges

The IEEE Brain Initiative sponsored three challenges/competitions in 2017 to explore various brain EEG datasets.


St. Petersburg Brain Data Bank Challenge

This competition was held at the IEEE International Symposium on Video and Audio Signal Processing in the Context of Neurotechnologies, SPCN-2017 on 26-27 June 2017.

Glasgow Brain Data Bank Challenge

Held 31 October 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland during the IEEE SENSORS Conference. See more information on the Glasgow challenge.

Boston Brain Data Bank Competition

Held in Boston, MA, USA on 9 December, 2017. See more information on the Boston Competition.

2016 Competitions & Challenges

Open, Innovative, Mindful Hacking

The IEEE Brain Initiative was sponsor of three Brain Computer Interface (BCI) hackathons in San Diego, Philadelphia, and Budapest. See more information and photos from all three 2016 Hackathons.