Friday, May 22nd, 2015

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Wearable Data Security and App Efficacy Standards

May 7, 2015, Neurogaming Conference, San Francisco—Tracey Tien from the LA Times moderated this panel that addressed the intertwined issues of security and efficacy. Panelists were Ariel Garten from Interaxon, Eddie Martucci from Akili Interactive, Jason Moehringer from PsyberGuide, John Reppas from Neurotechnology Industry Organization (NIO), and Cory Lathan from Anthrotronix. Is neurogaming unique... [Read more]


Augmented Reality Neurogaming

May 7, 2015, Neurogaming Conference, San Francisco—A panel moderated by Eric Johnson from Re/Code discussed the changing landscape of augmented reality technologies. Panelists were Stefano Baldassi from Meta, Conor Russomanno from OpenBCI, Brian Selzer from Daqri, and Dave Chavez from zSpace. The panelists were in general agreement that the line between AR and VR are blurring and the new technologies... [Read more]


Accelerating Learning with Educational Neurogaming

May 7 2015, Neurogaming Converence, San Francisco—Dan Tynan from Yahoo moderated a panel on using advances in neuroscience and gaming technologies to accelerate learning. Panelists were Alan Gershenfeldrshenfeld from e-line media, Amy Kruse from Intific, Peter Hartzbeckrtzbeck from imotions, and Dhiraj Jeyanandarajan from Qneuro. Define the terms for neurogaming for education? Jeyanandariajan suggested... [Read more]


Neuro-Gaming – A Vision of the Future

May 6, 2015, Neuro-Gaming Conference, San Francisco—Adam Gazzaly from UCSF talked about the technological and societal changes that will come out of the current research into the brain and its functions. The current lack of deep understanding compared to other physical functions will come about. In physical fitness and other related physical investigations, there are lots of options, education,... [Read more]


Sensory Gaming Platform Panel

May 6, 2015, NeuroGaming Conference, San Francisco—A panel moderated by Jim Gatta from the legal firm Pillsbury considered the evolving interfaces and emergence of sensory gaming platforms. Panelists were Tan Le from Emotive, Richard Marks from Sony Playstation Magin Labs, David Holz from Leap Motion, and Nick Thomas from Immersion. The nature of changing interfaces offers the opportunity to make... [Read more]


What is the Metaverse?

May 7, 2015, Neurogaming Conference, San Francisco—Phillip Rosedale from High Fidelity talked about the changing nature and perceptions of the VR and real worlds, and the things happening at their intersection. New hardware and software that takes advantage of the greater capabilities are making the VR worlds more immersive and real. Wikipedia defines the metaverse as the intersection point. The... [Read more]


Cognitive Technology and Pervasive NeuroTechnology

May 6, 2015, Neurogaming conference, San Francisco—Alvaro Fernandez from Sharpbrains moderated a panel on new technologies that are rapidly spreading into the commercial sectors. Panelists were Dan Chao from Halo Neuroscience, Santosh Mathan from Honeywell, Chris Berka from Advanced Brain Monitoring, and Evian Gordon from Brain Resource Company. The industry is growing at an accelerated pace. Tracing... [Read more]


Verizon – DBIR2015 Breach Panel

April 2015 – The annual Verizon briefing to overview their Data Breach Incident Report (DBIR) [http://www.verizonenterprise.com/DBIR/2015/ ]took place at the RSA conference in San Francisco. The report once again showed a rise in both the number of data breaches reported, and a cost per incident for remediation. The Panel this year was introduced by Janet Brumfield Director of Corporate Communications... [Read more]


Trend Micro – Threat Trends RSA2015

April 2015 – At RSA 2015 we had a chance to sitdown with Trend Micro to discuss the threat trends for 2015. The challenge for IT is protecting systems and users that are using thin client end points with the main data and applications in the cloud. The issues remain for both public and private cloud configurations. The cloud environment is much more difficult to protect, as it is designed as... [Read more]


Grateful Dead Alpine Valley 1989 at Fathom Events

May 4, 2015 – Fathom Events brought a classic concert event to the big screen to help celebrate and promote the 50th anniversary reunion event of the Grateful Dead that will be held on July 3,4, & 5 this year. The July event – Fare Thee Well a live 3 night event from Soldier Field Chicago (http://www.fathomevents.com/event/fare-thee-well ) is scheduled for 5 hrs each night.  The concert... [Read more]