The hour-long sessions will focus on different areas of brain research and feature expert speakers, with the goal of highlighting the HBP's scientific achievements and the state-of-the-art services offered by its new infrastructure for brain research, EBRAINS.
The first event, "EBRAINS - In Search of Breakthroughs in Science and Medicine", will take place on September 21 at 16:00 CEST and will feature renowned HBP scientists Katrin Amunts, Simon Eickhoff, and Viktor Jirsa. The session will be moderated by Katrina Sichel.
The interactive webinars are free and open to the public. You can register for the Brain Matters webinar series online .
The webinar will be divided into three sessions:
1. Katrin Amunts: The Human Brain Project and EBRAINS: A new era in brain research
Watch this session to learn about how The Human Brain Project and EBRAINS are ushering in a new era in brain research by:
2. Simon Eickhoff: Using Brain Scan Data to Predict Personality Traits and Pathologies
Are you curious about your personality, and what makes people tick? Tune in to this session to find out what brain scans and Artificial Intelligence can tell you about yourself, including:
3. Viktor Jirsa: Guiding Medical Interventions with Personalized BrainModels
Brain surgery is difficult to perform, and outcomes are hard to predict. But what if a virtual model of a patient's brain could make things easier? Join this session to learn about the various applications of personalized brain models, including:
These sessions will be followed by a panel discussion and Q&A with the speakers.