April 11, 2018

Congratulations to Prof. Matthew Lambon Ralph

The HBP’s Chair of the Stakeholder Board, Prof. Matthew Lambon Ralph, has been appointed as Director for the UK’s MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit effective September 1st 2018.

April 5, 2018

HBP presents at US BRAIN Initiative meeting

The Human Brain Project was invited again by the US BRAIN initiative to participate in their fourth annual meeting in Washington DC, April 9th-11th. The project will present recent developments in the HBP's data, modelling and analytics infrastructure and engage with researchers overseas.

March 26, 2018

HBP at Shaping Europe’s Digital Future

At the Bulgarian Presidency event on High Performance Computing in Sofia, 19 April, the European Human Brain Project will host a session on the growing role of Supercomputing in Neuroscience. On 18 April the HBP organizes the Young Researchers Event 2018: Brain models and computation for brain medicine. <

Registration for the events is free and open until 9 April. (Update: The registration has been extended until 12 April.)

March 14, 2018

Robots with Brains

Fortiss, a research institute of the Free State of Bavaria for software-intensive systems and services with headquarters in Munich, has developed a new simulator for the Human Brain Project, enabling neuroscientists to "transplant" their brain models into virtual robots.