Brainhack 2013 registration now open!

We are thrilled to draw your attention on the upcoming Brainhack 2013, which is being held from October 23-26 at the Centre International d’Études Pédagogiques, Sèvres, France (just outside of Paris). Brainhack 2013 is a unique workshop with the goals of fostering interdisciplinary collaboration and open neuroscience. The structure builds from the concepts of an …Read More

Announcing Brainhack in Paris, 23-25 October 2013

brainhack.orgMark your calendars for Brainhack 2013, which will be held from October 23rd-25th, 2013, at the Seminar Center of the Centre international d’études pédagogiques just outside Paris. More information about the Unconference and Hackathon will be available soon, as well as registration details. For further information on Brainhack and the 2012 Unconference, check out: www.brainhack.org The …Read More

Announcing the OHBM 2013 Hackathon

HBM_Hackthon_logo_smallThe OHBM 2013 Local Organizing Committee (LOC) announced the HBM Hackathon, a meeting-long analysis and resource building competition designed to accelerate the connection between open neuroscience and cloud computing. With support from the Allen Institute for Brain Science, Amazon Web Services, and numerous other contributors, the 2013 meeting in Seattle will include an integrated hack …Read More

The 24-Hour Experience

Motivating the 24-hour experienceI was invited to BrainHack by my external thesis examiner, who just happened to be one of the founding members of the Neuro Bureau – a man of many hidden talents and possible last name pronunciations, Daniel Margulies. A newly minted PhD in hand, I approached the BrainHack experience with some trepidation, as my connections …Read More

Tal Yarkoni Brainhacks!

Michael Hanke, Tal Yarkoni, Satra GhoshWhen we began laying out the schedule (or structured lack thereof) for Brainhack, we took many tips from the hackathon and unconference scenes. These organizational tools facilitate an organized chaos, where the core of the gathering becomes active collaboration. But as many of us know, starting off with energy in the morning may require an …Read More