First annual HBP Innovation forum

Flett Theatre The Natural History Museum Cromwell Road London SW7 5BD

March 22, 2018 at 09:00 – March 22, 2018 at 16:30

On March 22, 2018, the first HBP Innovation Forum will be held at the National History Museum in London.

Registration is now open

This event is an opportunity for researchers, industrials, socio-economic actors and clinicians to exchange and debate on the areas of scientific research, biotechnology and brain function. Several topics will be discussed such as:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Brain inspired computing
  • Data processing (Big data, data mining etc.)
  • Robotics
  • Brain related disorders

The First Annual HBP Innovation Forum will combine talks from leading figures and high-level scientists in the HBP about the goals, progress and potential of the project, with presentations and testimonies from innovative companies working in the fields of artificial intelligence, neuroscience, computing and brain-related medicine.


The event will start at 9am and finish at 4.30pm. Chris Ebell, CEO of HBP, will make the opening and welcome speech. Several speakers will speak on various topics, two round tables will be organized to have a constructive exchange between stakeholders.


Register here:

£150 includes lunch and coffee breaks

Participants can register for the first or second day or both.

Both days (22 & 23 March):  £190.00

Day 1 only (22 March):  £150.00

Day 2 only (23 March):  £60.00

Talks will be in English

The event is organised by multiple HBP partners with leadership from the University of Sheffield, the University of Amsterdam and École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), and by Erdyn, an innovation consultancy company.

If you want to contribute as a speaker, feel free to reach out.

For more information, contact Shirihane Kouadri: