Fourth Industrial Revolution

A glimpse into the future of neuroeconomics and neurotechnologies

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Rigas Hadzilacos
Project Lead, Industry Accelerators, World Economic Forum Geneva
Michael Platt
Professor of Neuroscience; Professor of Psychology; Professor of Marketing, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Neal Kassell
Chairman, Focused Ultrasound Foundation
Nitish Thakor
Director, Singapore Institute for Neurotechnology (SINAPSE), National University of Singapore
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What will be some of the biggest developments in neuroscience over the next 10-15 years? Will we still have total control over our own decisions? What are the most important or inspiring developments at the intersection of neuroscience and engineering?

In this week’s episode of A Glimpse into the Future, we talk to Michael Platt, Professor of Neuroscience at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Nitish Thakor, Director of the Singapore Institute for Neurotechnology, National University of Singapore; and Neal Kassell, Chairman of the Focused Ultrasound Foundation.

All three are also members of the World Economic Forum’s Council on the Future of Neurotechnologies and Brain Science.

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