Events

Community Conversations | Café Neuroéthique

2020 Ethical quarantine tools: Self-hypnosis for pain management Monday, July 06, 2020 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM PDT This event is held via Zoom. A link to the talk will be shared via email to registered attendees prior to the event. Join us for an interactive discussion about the ways that the power of words […]

The future is here: Choosing new technologies to support healthy brain aging

Virtual Dialogue on Aging 2:00PM – 3:00PM Thursday, June 25, 2020 In this online session, we will review current and novel assistive technologies to support healthy aging, including wearables, home sensors, smart phone applications, health websites, and robots. We will explore key ethical issues of these technologies, with a focus on the benefits and harms […]

Columbia Research Ethics & Compliance: Film Discussions – Charly

Mark your calendars for a new discussion series that will examine research ethics issues raised in popular films and documentaries! Multidisciplinary perspectives are welcome. Anyone from any University department is welcome to attend any or all of these meetings. Wednesday, June 24, 2020 3:30PM – 5:00PM EDT This event will be held online via Zoom; […]

Wicked Health Challenge Dialogues

Hosted by Neuroethics Canada and the Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue   COVID19 Edition: What lies ahead? Tuesday, June 2, 2020 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Register here: https://bit.ly/2X4wm1y Are you wondering what response and recovery looks like for a pandemic? How complex are the problems that lie ahead, and why does that matter? […]

2020 BRAIN Initiative Investigators Meeting

Interested in neurotechnology, neuroscience, and neuroethics? Register for this year’s BRAIN Initiative Investigators Meeting – to be held virtually June 1st – 2nd: http://www.cvent.com/events/6th-annual-brain-initiative-investigators-meeting/event-summary-4e2aadaa6cd549a3a4b53113cd172ad2.aspx Then make plans to join on Monday, June 1, 11:30AM-12:30PM EDT, for a session on Ethics in the time of COVID-19: An interactive discussion. Register separately for this special session via […]

Stopping and Restarting through the Lens of Neuroethics: Resilience, Fairness, Dignity, and Respect

Please join us for the second iteration of our digital ethics and morality in times of pandemic salon series. Stopping and Restarting through the Lens of Neuroethics: Resilience, Fairness, Dignity, and Respect Dr. Judy Illes in conversation with Christina Frangou Wednesday, May 13, 2020 7:00PM (Mountain Time) Register on Showpass: https://www.showpass.com/digitalsalon2/ Sidewalk Citizen Bakery, in […]

Zoom Talk: Informing Choice: Emerging Neurotechnologies for Drug Resistant Pediatric Epilepsy

As part of Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health’s Zoom Talk, Neuroethics Canada’s Dr. Judy Illes will be speaking on “Emerging Neurotechnologies for Drug Resistant Pediatric Epilepsy” on: 11:00AM – 12:00PM Friday, May 8, 2020 For the Zoom link, please visit: https://www.centreforbrainhealth.ca/events/zoom-talk-informing-choice-emerging-neurotechnologies-drug-resistant-paediatric-epilepsy

Medical Assistance in Dying: What is the Right Balance?

Please join MP Joyce Murray at her MP Breakfast Connections with special guest speaker Dr. Judy Illes: Medical Assistance in Dying: What is the Right Balance? Event Details: Friday, February 14, 2020 7:30am – Registration + Buffet Breakfast 7:50am – 8:45am Speaker Q and A Aphrodite Restaurant, 3605 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC The cost […]

Brain Awareness Week – Annual Distinguished Neuroethics Lecture

2020   The 2020 Brain Awareness Week Annual Distinguished Neuroethics Lecture “Hacking the Mind: How Technology Is Changing The Way We View Our Brain and Ourselves” has been postponed due to the continuing threat of the coronavirus. Please stay tuned here for news of a new date. Hacking the Mind: How Technology Is Changing The Way We […]

Brain Control: The impact of science and technology on our mental health, law and privacy

  Wednesday, December 4, 2019 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm AEDT Conversation Quarter, State Library Victoria Entry 3, 179 La Trobe Street Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia Seats are limited! Register by Nov 27 to attend this FREE public event: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/brain-control-the-impact-of-science-and-technology-on-our-mental-health-law-and-privacy-tickets-63842063330 Smartphones, smartwatches, other wearable devices and apps are now a part of everyday life. These […]