Loading…
This event has ended. Visit the official site or create your own event on Sched.
Visit gamesforchange.org/festival for the full Festival website.
View analytic
Thursday, June 23 • 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Democratizing Bio-Sensing Tools With OpenBCI

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Joel Murphy of OpenBCI will give a "neuro-powered" talk about his company and mission and what it means to democratize in the field of brain-computer interface (BCI). Joel will wear an OpenBCI Ultracortex headset that will read his EEG (brainwaves) and EMG (muscle movements) and allow him to control the presentation and slides through it. He will showcase examples of applications that members of its growing community have created and talk about the potential applications of BCI in gaming. A volunteer from the audience will be invited to do a live demo using the headset to control a robotic hand on stage!

Speakers
avatar for Joel Murphy

Joel Murphy

President, OpenBCI
Joel Murphy is President of OpenBCI, Inc, an Open Source Hardware companyspecializing is biosensing tools. He's also co-founder of World Famous Electronics,makers of the Pulse Sensor, an open-source optical heart-rate monitor. Joel taughtPhysical Computing at Parsons from 2006 to 2014. His background is in visual arts,and he made Kinetic sculpture for years before getting into electronics design-engineering and firmware programming. Joel was born... Read More →


Thursday June 23, 2016 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Tishman Auditorium