Program

 

Vision Restoration Conference

 
Day structure for Vision Restoration Conference – 11/12/13
 
 
Registration and coffee
 
08:30-09:00
Opening
Greetings (College President)
09:00-09:30
Morning Session 
Electro-Mechanical Tactile Stimulation System for Sensory Vision Substitution  
09:30-10:00
Holographically patterned control of neuronal activity for vision restoration
10:00-10:30
Carbon nanotube based devices for artificial vision applications
10:30-11:00
Coffee break and networking
11:00-11:30
Retinal adaptation to higher order statistics
11:30-12:00
The Subretinal Implant Alpha IMS Provides Useful Vision in Blinding Photoreceptor Disease
12:00-13:00
Lunch and networking
13:00-14:00
Afternoon Session 
Sculptor of the brain or architect of decay? A neuropsychologist's perspective on blindness, restoration of vision, and brain plasticity.
14:00-15:00
Polymetric neurointerfaces for modulation of neural activity: toward a bio-organic artificial retina
15:00-15:30
Coffee break and networking
15:30-15:45
Towards closing the gap between using sensory substitution for basic research and for widespread practical visual rehabilitation
15:45-16:15
Active touch and vision: perception via closed loops
16:15-16:45
Motor-controlled sensation: The benefits of Vision to touch substitution system based on principles of active sensing
16:45-17:15
Neural simulation of the retina
17:15-17:45
 
 
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