March 19th, 2017 – International Annual BCI Research Award
The International Annual BCI-Research Award is one of the top accolades in BCI research and has been created to recognize outstanding and innovative research in the field of Brain-Computer Interfaces. The Award is open to any Brain-Computer interface research worldwide and 12 projects are nominated before the winner is announced. There is no limitation or special consideration for the type of hardware and software used in the submission.
March 18th, 2017 – Election 2017 Results
The 2017 Board Member election has been closed. 133 members (56%) voted for filling 4 board positions (2 for Noninvasive BCI and 2 for Implanted BCI). We are pleased to announce that the following candidates have been elected:
Topic Noninvasive BCI:
Brendan Allison (University of California San Diego, USA)
Donatella Mattia (Fondazione Santa Lucia, Italy)
Jennifer Collinger (University of Pittsburg, USA)
Marc Slutzky (Northwestern University, USA)
March 8th, 2017 – In preparation for the next BCI Society meeting in 2018, the Board is working with Marc Slutzky (Northwestern, Chicago) to apply for funding from NIDCD for student and postdoc travel awards. Obtaining this grant will encourage young scientists to attend the meeting and expand their network in the BCI field.