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Reinventing Brain Health in the Digital Age…exactly 2 months from today

2016summit_calendarExact­ly two months from today, these lead­ing sci­en­tists, inno­va­tors and experts will dis­cuss eight pri­or­i­ties to Rein­vent Brain Health in the Dig­i­tal Age. Please take a look at the Pre­lim­i­nary Agen­da, and at the list of gen­er­ous Sum­mit Spon­sors mak­ing the gath­er­ing pos­si­ble.

Also, we have answered some Fre­quent­ly Asked Ques­tions, and pre­pared the brief video above (1 minute 30 sec­onds) to explain how it all works.
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Reinventing brain health via new ways to assess and enhance brain function across the lifespan


Dur­ing this 2014 Sharp­Brains Vir­tu­al Sum­mit ses­sion, we explored new ways to assess and enhance brain func­tion via mobile devices and wear­ables, led by Corin­na E. Lath­an, Founder and CEO of Anthro­Tron­ix, Eddie Mar­tucci, VP Research & Devel­op­ment at Akili Inter­ac­tive Labs, Alex Doman, Co-Founder of Sleep Genius, Joan Sev­er­son, Pres­i­dent of Dig­i­tal Arte­facts, and Kei­th Epstein, Senior Strate­gic Advi­sor at AARP.

–> Learn more & Reg­is­ter to par­tic­i­pate at the upcom­ing 2016 Sharp­Brains Vir­tu­al Sum­mit: Rein­vent­ing Brain Health (Decem­ber 6–8th, 2016)

Invitation to Sponsor the 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit


Dear pio­neers and change­mak­ers in the Sharp­Brains com­mu­ni­ty,

Fyi, with the help of a cross-sec­tor and world-class Steer­ing Com­mit­tee, we have start­ed shap­ing a very cre­ative and for­ward-look­ing 2016 Sharp­Brains Vir­tu­al Sum­mit: Rein­vent­ing Brain Health (Decem­ber 6–8th, 2016).

Would your orga­ni­za­tion be inter­est­ed in becom­ing a Sum­mit Spon­sor? At this stage we can still take the dis­cus­sion in mul­ti­ple direc­tions, and we wel­come every­one’s sup­port to pro­duce the most rel­e­vant and impact­ful event. For ideas and details, please Con­tact Us.


The Sharp­Brains Team

10 complimentary passes for 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit (December 6–8th) — Names Announced


Dear Sharp­Brains read­ers,

Thank you every­one who com­plet­ed the sur­vey we sent out a few weeks ago; it’s a plea­sure to go through so many excel­lent insights!

We promised to dis­trib­ute 5 com­pli­men­ta­ry pass­es to our upcom­ing vir­tu­al con­fer­ence among respon­dents whose feed­back we found par­tic­u­lar­ly illu­mi­nat­ing and valu­able– here are the lucky win­ners Read the rest of this entry »

Save the Date: Reinventing Brain Health at 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit — December 6–8th, 2016

2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit: Reinventing Brain HealthDear col­league,

The 2016 Sharp­Brains Vir­tu­al Sum­mit will take place on Decem­ber 6–8th, 2016, and fea­ture over 30 of the world’s top sci­en­tists, inno­va­tors and experts work­ing on ways to rein­vent brain health in light of emerg­ing sci­ence, tech­nol­o­gy, soci­etal needs and mar­ket demand.

A dis­tin­guished Steer­ing Com­mit­tee will shape the Sum­mit Agen­da and Speak­er Ros­ter over the next few months. Con­firmed mem­bers include:

  • Alexan­dra More­house, Chief Mar­ket­ing Offi­cer of Ban­ner Health
  • Álvaro Fer­nán­dez Ibáñez, CEO of Sharp­Brains
  • Anu Acharya, CEO of Map­MyGenome
  • Dr. Bob Bilder, Chief of Med­ical Psy­chol­o­gy & Neu­ropsy­chol­o­gy at UCLA
  • Char­lie Hartwell, Oper­at­ing Part­ner at The Bridge Builders Col­lab­o­ra­tive
  • Dr. Dou­glas Ziedo­nis, Pro­fes­sor and Chair of Psy­chi­a­try at UMass Med­ical School
  • Dr. Eddie Mar­tucci, CEO of Akili Inter­ac­tive Labs
  • Dr. Joshua Stein­er­man, Chief Neu­ro­sci­en­tist at Click Ther­a­peu­tics
  • Dr. Naif Al-Mutawa, Founder of The Soor Cen­ter for Pro­fes­sion­al Ther­a­py and Assess­ment
  • Brig. Gen (Ret.) Pete Palmer, Direc­tor of the EDGE Inno­va­tion Net­work
  • Dr. Peter White­house, Pro­fes­sor of Neu­rol­o­gy at Case West­ern Reserve Uni­ver­si­ty
  • Tan Le, Founder and CEO of Emo­tiv 

–> Learn More and Reg­is­ter

(10%-off pro­mo­tion­al code: sharp2016)

We hope you can join the con­fer­ence and con­ver­sa­tion!

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