Part of Melbourne Knowledge Week 2017.
Moving a prosthetic limb with thoughts alone. A bionic brain part that restores memory. Brain scans that reveal your capacity for criminal behaviour.
Our ever-increasing power to read the human mind will raise new opportunities, new problems.
Come along for a lively evening of discussion and demonstration.
Hosted by the National Vision Research Institute, Australian College of Optometry and the University of Melbourne.
- Professor Michael Ibbotson – neuroscientist, National Vision Research Institute, Melbourne
- Ms Ann Nolan – co-founder, Snobal, Melbourne
- Assistant Professor Femke Nijboer – neuropsychologist, Leiden University, Netherlands
- Dr Nick Opie — biomedical engineer, founding director and Chief Technology Officer, SmartStent, Melbourne
Proudly presented by The Brain Dialogue, an initiative of the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Integrative Brain Function.