Quick heads-up: Our Founder and Editor-in-Chief Alvaro Fernandez will give an additional talk while in Vancouver, Canada, on November 4th (on top of How to Optimize Brain Health at Any Age, on the 3rd).
Title: The Future of Brain Fitness – How Digital Platforms Sharpen Your Brain Read the rest of this entry »
By: Alvaro Fernandez
In preparation for the new season of National Geographic’s Brain Games, starting this Sunday February 14th, their producers asked us to participate in a virtual roundtable around this thought-provoking question:
Do you think individuals can train their brain to respond in a particular way to certain situations, or do you think our brain’s innate “startle response” is too hardwired to alter?
Short answer: Read the rest of this entry »
How to harness neuroplasticity and digital tools to enhance work and life? Read the rest of this entry »
Please consider joining us at SharpBrains’ upcoming virtual conference (November 17-19th), starting tomorrow and including this great session:
Wednesday November 18th, 2.30 – 4.00 pm. Innovative partnerships to improve health and life at scale.
In this growing and rapidly evolving category, there are multiple opportunities for developers to partner with large-scale organizations looking for ways to improve health, performance and business outcomes. During this session we will discuss significant neurotech-related initiatives taking place at large IT, pharma and automotive firms, as well as universities. Read the rest of this entry »
Please consider joining us at SharpBrains’ upcoming virtual conference (November 17-19th), featuring this fantastic session:
Wednesday November 18th, 12.30 – 1.45 pm. Under what conditions does brain training work?
Despite ongoing controversies, the evidence is clear: Some brain training interventions work, and some don’t. What explains the difference? What conditions maximize the probability of transfer into real-life benefits? Understanding these conditions, as outlined in The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness, is crucial to separate wheat from chaff.
- Chair: Dr. Peter Whitehouse, Professor of Neurology at Case Western Reserve University
- Alvaro Fernandez, CEO & Co-Founder of SharpBrains
- Dr. Bruce E. Wexler, Professor of Psychiatry at Yale University
- Dr. Glenn Morrison, Director of Clinical Trials at Lumosity
- Dr. Roy Hamilton, Assistant Professor in Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania
–> To learn more and register, visit the 2015 SharpBrains Virtual Summit: Monitoring & Enhancing Brain Health in the Pervasive Neurotechnology Era (November 17-19th). 10%-off promo code: sharp2015