INCF Japan-Node Special Symposium

“How Neuroinformatics can revolutionize Neuroscience”


J-node bannerSeptember 1 (Congress day 3)


Opening Greeting by Shun-ichi Amari                          


INCF Global Initiatives

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Chairs: Sten Grillner & Jan G. Bjaalie
Sten Grillner
: What INCF can do for Neuroscience     (25 min)                                                  
Erik De Schutter
: New model description standards to facilitate multi-scale modeling     (15 min)
Robert W. Williams
: Global Exploratory Analysis of Massive Neuroimaging Collections using Microsoft Live Labs Pivot and Silverlight    (15 min)
Maryann Martone
: The INCF Program on Ontologies for Neural Structures     (15 min)
Colin Ingram
: Practical metadata standards: Making data sharing and endurance feasible     (15 min)

Coffee Break                                             


New Projects and Impacts from Asian-Pacific circle

Chair: Shiro Usui        
David Van Essen
: An informatics perspective on cerebral cortical connectivity and function     (30 min)
Gary Egan
: Neuroinformatics approaches for mapping striatal structures and cortico-striatal connections in the human brain     (20 min)
Soo-Young Lee
: Perspetives on neuroinformatics as an important tool for an engineering goal - artificial cognitive system     (20 min)
Taishin Nomura
: Integrated bioscience with Dynamic Brain Platform     (20 min)
Ryutaro Himeno
: Japan’s next-generation supercomputer R&D project and grand challenges in life science     (20 min)     


Panel Discussion

Chair: Sten Grillner

Panelists: David Van Essen, Jan G. Bjaalie, Upinder Bhalla, Chung-Chuan Lo, Gary Egan, Soo-Young Lee, Kenji Doya


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Aug 28, 2010

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View and search the abstracts
Aug 10, 2010

You can download the abstract book PDF and you can also browse the abstracts online at the Frontiers in Neuroscience web site or search through them using the Related Abstract Search Tool provided by J-Node.

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Shipping Address and on-site printing
Aug 16, 2010

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