"17th China-Japan-Korea Joint Workshop on Neurobiology and Neuroinformatics, NBNI 2017" was held on Nobember 30 - December 1 at Okochi Hall RIKEN Wako. The main theme was "Artificial Inteligence and the Brain". More than 40 participants including 18 invited speakers and 6 posters joined from the three countries. Please refer to NBNI2017 website for online abstracts and album.
NBNI 2018 is to be held in Korea.
5th INCF Japan Node inernational Workshop Advances in Neuroinformatics (AINI) 2017 was held on November 20-21 at Okochi Hall, RIKEN Wako. There were 21 talks and 19 poster presentations. Participants were 91 from 7 countries in total. The main theme on education of neuroinformatics was discussed across sessions. The organizing committe hopes that these interdisciplinary and interginerationally discussion gave participants a number of ideas or priniples in their challenges.
Here are reports by two participants from Neuroinformatics Japan Center, RIKEN BSI, Yoshihiro Okumura and Alexander Woodward below.
INCF will participate in exhibition at Neuroscience 2017 Washington D.C. from November 11-15. J-Node and Brain/MINDS demonstrations will be held on November 12 at INCF booth. Please refer to the schedules below (the schedule is revised)