Programme

Programme

Programme

Monday 4th September 2017

Time Event
17:00-18:00 Press conference (reserved for journalists)
17:45-18:00 Registration
18:00-18:10 Welcome
Prof. Josep Samitier, Director, Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC)
Sr. Àngel Font, Director Corporatiu de Recerca i Estratègia, Fundació Bancària “la Caixa”
18:10-18:20 Introduction: “The Future of Neuroengineering”
Prof. Paul Verschure, ICREA Research Professor, Synthetic Perceptive, Emotive and Cognitive Systems (SPECS) group, IBEC/UPF
18:20-19:00 “Grid cells and the entorhinal positioning system”
Nobel Laureate Prof. Edvard Moser, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience, Trondheim, Norway