We are hosting a Kavli Futures Symposium entitled Toward Next-Gen, Open-Source Neurotechnology Dissemination, which will be held on 20-21 October 2017 in Santa Monica, California.

This working meeting will provide a broad survey of what’s on the horizon in neurotechnology − and evaluate what’s needed to ensure these new tools are developed coherently, produced en masse, and disseminated widely to enable pursuit of new frontiers.

Conference Co-Organizers:

Ed Boyden, MIT
Michael Roukes (chair), Caltech
Ken Shepard, Columbia U.
Miyoung Chun, Kavli Foundation

Conference Venue:  JW Marriott Le Merigot, Santa Monica, California, USA

Attendance is limited, and by invitation. If this topic is of significant importance to you, we solicit your application!

Please apply by e-mail by 1 September 2017 — stating your name, title, institutional affiliation, and your motivation for participating in this meeting. Please send this information to:


To ensure your application is correctly routed for consideration, please include this subject heading (exactly as it appears below):

[KFS Neurotech Application]