Programs and Events


Workshop on Brain-Computer Interfaces

9:30am-5:00pm Thursday, June 26 | The Commons

Sponsored by the Department of Speech-Language-Hearing and Guger Technologies

The workshop will begin with an introduction to brain-computer interfaces by g.tec CEO Christoph Guger, Ph.D. and presentations on current research at KU by Jonathan Brumberg, Ph.D and translational / clinical applications by keynote speaker Melanie Fried-Oken, Ph.D., CCC/SP. A hands-on live BCI demonstration will follow.

This workshop will introduce the techniques involved in brain-computer interfacing, and facilitate discussion for the best use of these technologies in practical & clinical applications. The workshop is open to the public, and is designed to appeal to a diverse group of attendees including faculty, clinicians, researchers, students and the university community with interests in assistive technology, neuroscience, engineering, and speech and language science.

Please register for this workshop by submitting this form to