The IEEE Brain Initiative is partnering with the IEEE Big Data 2019 to host a Brain Data Bank (BDB) challenge in Los Angeles, CA. The Challenge provides an opportunity for graduate/post-doc researchers and other professionals to present and share their results regarding brain data analytics and usability with a chance to win cash awards.
IEEE Brain Data Bank Challenge at the Big Data Conference 2019
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites, 404 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, California, USA
Email questions to: BDB-LA@ieee.org
As a Big Data Conference participant, you are welcome to attend the Brain Data Bank Challenge as a team contestant, or in the audience. The team presentation will be judged by a distinguished panel. Audience is also invited to score which can be considered by the official judges at their discretion.Keynote topics are planned for inspiration and guidance toward early commercialization based on insightful new-technology development experience.
Agenda – December 10, 2019
|8:30||Big Data Conference Opening and Keynote||San Francisco/San Jose, Sacramento|
|9:45||Coffee Break ||California Foyer|
|10:00||Brain Data Bank Challenge - Introduction and Ordering of Team Presentations||San Fernando|
|11:00||Challenge Opening Keynote: “Emerging Capabilities in Accessing Brain Activity |
& the Future of Brain Data” – Bruce A. Hecht, Analog Devices, and IEEE Sensors Council, Boston, MA, USA.
|12:00||Conference Lunch||San Francisco/San Jose, Sacramento|
|13:00||Challenge Team Presentations||San Fernando|
|15:00||Keynote: Neuroscience-based Entrepreneurship – Brent Lunceford, Memstronics, Austin, TX, USA|
• “Big Data and Neurotechnology – What could be ready for entrepreneur's undertaking?”
• Remarks for each team’s presentation from a start-up perspective.
|16:00||Coffee Break||California Foyer|
|16:20||Challenge Closing Remarks: "Brain Data vs. Artificial Intelligence"||San Fernando|