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Monday, 3 February 2020

HBP SUMMIT 2019 OPEN DAY PROGRAMME

08:00-18:00 Registration Science Agora
SPs SCs
EBRAINS HBP Education booth
08:30-09:00 Jumpstarting at the Science Agora
09:00-09:15

Welcome remarks
Yannis Ioannidis, “Athena” Research Center & National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Leader, EBRAINS modelling and simulation

09:15-09:45 Political addresses

The President of the Hellenic Republic, Η.Ε. Prokopios Pavlopoulos

Minister of Health, Vassilios Kikilias

Gen. Secretary for Research & Technology, Athanasios Kyriazis

09:45-10:45 Overview of HBP and EBRAINS
Katrin Amunts, FZ Jülich and Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany| Director of HBP Science and Infrastructure Board (SIB) 
Jan Bjaalie, University of Oslo, Norway, Infrastructure Director HBP
Jean-François Buggenhout, European Commission
10:45-11:15 Break
11:15-12:15

Keynote lecture
Chair: Yannis Ioannidis, “Athena” Research Center and National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Leader, EBRAINS modelling and simulation


Christos Papadimitriou, Columbia University, USA
“Language Brain and Computation”

12:15-13:15 Panel Session “Brain initiatives around the world”

Chair: Wolf Singer, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Germany

Konstantin Anokhin, Institute for Advanced Brain Studies of the Moscow State University, Russia
Gaute Einevoll, Norwegian University of Life Sciences and the University of Oslo, Norway
Kathinka Evers, Uppsala University, Sweden
Vasiliki Mollaki, Hellenic National Bioethics Commission, Greece
Mu-ming Poo, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Linda Richards, Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland, Australia
Pedro Valdés Sosa, Cuban Neuroscience Center (CNEURO), Cuba
13:15-14:00 Break (Snacks & Drinks available to purchase at the cash bars)
14:00-14:30 Sweet delights at the Science Agora
14:30-16:00

Session “Research and Data Infrastructures”

Chair: Jan Bjaalie, University of Oslo, Norway, Infrastructure Director HBP

Jan Hrušák, ESFRI and Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
“Research infrastructures as hubs of knowledge

Niklas Blomberg, ELIXIR, United Kingdom
Standards, Services and Scientific Communities: foundations for a sustained federated data infrastructure

Natalia Manola, OpenAIRE and “Athena” Research Center, Greece
“Open Science for a European and Global Science Commons. The OpenAIRE infrastructure”

16:00-16:30 Break
16:30-18:00

Session “Big Data & Computational Neuroscience”

Chair: Katrin AmuntsFZ Jülich and Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany| Director of HBP Science and Infrastructure Board (SIB) 

Panayiota Poirazi, IMBB-FORTH, Greece
"Illuminating dendritic function using computational modeling”

Lutz Jäncke, University of Zürich, Switzerland
"The neural underpinnings of musical expertise”
 

Minos Garofalakis, “Athena” Research Center and Technical University of Crete, Greece
"With Big Data Comes Big Responsibility: Private Data Analytics at Scale”

18:00-18:15

Closing remarks
Yannis Ioannidis, “Athena” Research Center and National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece

Leader, EBRAINS modelling and simulation


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