fNIRS Datablitz 2020

While the in person 6th biennial fNIRS meeting has been postponed to October 2021, the program committee is happy to announce a three day virtual event October 12-14 2020, 9:00-11:00 AM EDT, to promote interactions amongst the SfNIRS community and to provide a forum to present brief research updates.

The datablitz webinar consist of 6 1-hour sessions, each including seven presentations given by project leaders and principal investigators. Each presenter will have 5 minutes and 4 slides to provide an update on the latest fNIRS results from their group. Each session will conclude with 20 minutes discussion.

An additional longer session has been added to include post-deadline submissions. This session will be held on October 13 2020, 7:00-8:30 AM EDT

All talks are 4 slides and 5 min long. Each group of 7 talks is followed by 20 minutes of Q&A.

Recorded sessions and Q&A are at https://fnirs.org/conferences/fnirs-datablitz-2020-chat/ 

Free members will be able to see this web content during the 3 day webinar. After the meeting, these links will only be accessible to paying members.

Program at a glance

Monday October 12 2020,
9:00-10:00 AM EDT

Hardware Development

Q&A
Monday October 12 2020,
10:00-11:00 AM EDT

Cognitive and Social Neuroscience

Q&A
Tuesday October 13 2020,
7:00-8:30 AM EDT

Post-Deadline Session

Q&A
Tuesday October 13 2020,
9:00-10:00 AM EDT

Data Analysis and Algorithms

Q&A
Tuesday October 13 2020,
10:00-11:00 AM EDT

Neurodevelopment and Aging

Q&A
Wednesday October 14 2020,
9:00-10:00 AM EDT

Clinical Applications

Q&A
Wednesday October 14 2020,
10:00-11:00 AM EDT

Software and Hardware

Q&A

See the full program at: https://fnirs2020.org/fnirs-datablitz-2020/fnirs-datablitz-2020-program/

Program Committee

Sabrina Brigadoi, University of Padova, Italy
Jeff Dunn, University of Calgary, Canada
Turgut Durduran, ICFO, Barcelona, Spain
Lauren Emberson, Princeton University, New Jersey, USA 
Maria Angela Franceschini, MGH, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
David Highton, The University of Queensland, Australia
Adam Liebert, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
Rickson C. Mesquita, University of Campinas, Brazil
Felipe Orihuela-Espina, INAOE, Puebla, Mexico
Stephane Perrey, Université de Montpellier, France
Sungho Tak, Korea Basic Science Institute, South Korea