Past Events

Brain Awareness Week – Annual Distinguished Neuroethics Lecture

2021 Hacking the Mind: How Technology Is Changing The Way We View Our Brain and Ourselves Nir Lipsman, MD, PhD, FRCSC, Assistant Professor, Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto Tuesday, March 16, 2021 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM PDT Overview: As it advances, our relationship with brain technology will change. In this […]

Neuroethics Seminar

2021 Why neurosurgeons should care about ethics and why ethicists should care about neurosurgery Nir Lipsman, MD, PhD, FRCSC 2021 Brain Awareness Week – Annual Distinguished Neuroethics Speaker Assistant Professor Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery University of Toronto Tuesday, March 16, 2021, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM PDT Via Zoom Bio: Nir Lipsman, MD, […]

Livewire: A Stimulating Night of Neurotechnology

Livewire is a virtual entertainment event that combines neuroscience, neuroethics, and interactive media for participatory technology design. Click the title to read more.

Community Conversations | Café Neuroéthique

2020 Controversies in Medical Cannabis for Children and Youth Monday, December 7, 2020 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM PST 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 controversies in medical cannabis for […]

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 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? Join us over […]

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: 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: Sidewalk Citizen Bakery, in […]