Rapidly growing knowledge in systems neuroscience may help to expand the range of activities possible for persons with disabilities; however, practical application of this knowledge requires cooperation between experts in different research fields. At this conference, the speakers and audience will be from a wide range of research fields, including systems neuroscience, psychology, neurology, and engineering, and the attendees will discuss possibilities in this regard.
Date: March 12-13, 2014
Place: Conference room 6F, College of the National Rehabilitation Center for Persons with Disabilities (Tokorozawa, Japan)
Host: Research Institute of the National Rehabilitation Center for Persons with Disabilities
Facilitator: Kenji Kansaku, MD, PhD
Dr Mitsuo Kawato (ATR): Keynote Lecture
Dr Randolph J. Nudo (Univ Kansas): Special Lecture
Dr Kenji Kansaku (NRCD)
Dr Toru Ogata (NRCD)
Dr Andrzej Cichocki (RIKEN BSI)
Dr Surjo R. Soekadar (Tubingen Univ)
Dr Tatsuya Mima (Kyoto Univ)
Dr Hiroshi Imamizu (ATR)
Dr Kensuke Sekihara (Tokyo Metrop Univ)
Dr Noriyuki Higo (AIST)
*Poster presentations from young investigators will also be scheduled.