Centre for Research Ethics & Bioethics (CRB)

Consciousness, Human Identity and Dual Use

Uppsala Univeristy is a Partner in the HBP through the Centre of Research Ethics & Bioethics (CRB), Neuroethics & Philosophy research team led by Kathinka Evers (member of the HBP’s Science and Infrastructure Board). Our research is focused on consciousness, cultural imprinting on brain architecture & human identity, and dual use in neuroscience & ICT.

Welcome to hear more about Uppsala University's contributions to the HBP and research on Consciousness, Human Identity and Dual Use. Preliminary programme below. Please register by February 20.

When: February 26, 2018. 13:00-15:00
Where: Will be announced on this site

Register here

Human Brain Project

preliminary programme

Introduction to the HBP and Uppsala University's contribution

Kathinka Evers introduces the HBP, the subproject Ethics & Society, and the research of the Neuroethics & Philosophy Group, CRB.

Consciousness

Michele Farisco, PhD student investigating Disorders of Consciousness & Karl Sallin, PhD student invstigating Resignation Syndrome

Cultural Imprinting on Brain Architecture & Human Identity

Arleen Salles, senior researcher & Manuel Guerrero, post-doc

Dual Use

James Giordano, senior researcher, on Ethics & Society Opinion on Dual Use in Neuroscience & ICT

Communicating Uppsala Univeristy's contribution to the HBP

Pär Segerdahl, editor of the Ethics Blog & Josepine Fernow, CRB communications