Joint Activity in NEUROINFORMATICS
The Quality of Life programme, Generic Activities-Neuroscience
, and the IST programme, Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) -proactive initiative on Neuroinformatics, have launched a joint activity in the domain of
. This is a unique opportunity to bring together researchers with the aim of exploring new synergies between Neurosciences and Information Technology. The implementation of both domains will be done in close collaboration.
A joint workshop was held 14-15 June 1999 organized by the two programmes. During the workshop "Beyond the Made and the Born", essential issues in the domain of Neuroinformatics were tackled and a
was written. A brainstorming meeting was held 7-8 February 2000, which gave rise to 6 individual position papers. We invite you to read the report and the position papers, which reflect different, all valid, views on the content of this initiative.
will be held 9 June 2000 in Brussels.
For more information please contact
Quality of Life/Neurosciences:
or Petra Fagerholm
IST/FET Proactive Initiative:
Documents to consult and links for more information: