BFBC 2024 - The 12th RIEC Int. Symp. on Brain Functions and Brain Computer2024

The 12th RIEC International Symposium on Brain Functions and Brain Computer

DATE:February 27-28, 2024

VENUE:Research Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan


BFBC2024 has ended with great success. We would like to thank all attendees.


The objective of the symposium is to provide a good opportunity to present latest topics related to brain computer and brain functions, and to discuss key aspects of them.

Topics of interest include:

  • Artificial neural networks
  • Asynchronous circuits
  • Biocomputing
  • Brain computer
  • Brain imaging
  • Brain-machine interfaces
  • Cultured neuronal networks
  • Computational neuroscience
  • Data analysis
  • Machine learning
  • Neural hardware
  • Neurodynamics
  • Neuromorphic computing
  • Real-world computing
  • Reinforcement learning
  • Reservoir computing

Invited Speakers

Brett J. Kagan (Cortical Labs, Australia)
Timothée Levi (Univ. of Bordeaux, France)
Jordi Madrenas (Polytechn. Univ. Catalonia, Spain)
Wilten Nicola (Univ. Calgary, Canada)
Jordi Soriano (Univ. Barcelona, Spain)
Pawel Herman (KTH Royal Inst. Technol., Sweden)
Enrico Prati (Univ. Milan, Italy)
Giorgio Ferrari (PoliM, Italy)
Bengt Johan Åkerman (Univ. Gothenburg, Sweden, Tohoku Univ., Japan)

Important Notice

This symposium will be held in a hybrid format. Oral sessions will be broadcasted live via Zoom Meeting, and participants can choose to join either onsite or online. Poster sessions will be held only at the onsite venue. Poster presenters are required to attend onsite.

Important Dates

  • Author Registration DeadlineJanuary 5th, 2024
  • Abstract Submission DeadlineFebruary 9th, 2024
  • Non-Author RegistrationFebruary 9th, 2024 (for onsite participants)
  • Non-Author RegistrationFebruary 28th, 2024 (for online participants)
  • Symposium DatesFebruary 27th - 28th, 2024

Co-sponsored by

Research Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University

Transformative Research Areas (B) "Multicellular Neurobiocomputing"