The International Annual BCI Award, donated by g.tec, aims to recognize outstanding and innovative research in the field of Brain-Computer Interfaces. The competition is open to any BCI research group worldwide. 10 projects will be nominated before the winner is announced. Submission deadline for the 2014 Award is July 1, 2014.To participate in this year’s competition, and to earn a chance to win the 3,000 USD cash prize, all you need to do is write a clear description of your project in English, in no more than 2 pages, and send the document as a pdf file to email@example.com before July. According to g.tec’s announcement, there is no hardware or software limitation at all, and all projects will be treated confidentially.
“We have a vital interest in promoting excellence in the field of BCI. Achieving our goal to make BCIs more powerful, more intelligent and more applicable for patients’ and caregivers’ everyday lives strongly relies on a creative research community worldwide.”, said Dr. Christoph Guger, CEO at g.tec, the Austrian provider of BCI research equipment, and developer of InteniX and mindBEAGLE.
“The Annual BCI Research Award allows us to look back at highlights of BCI research in 20 years and to see how the field changed”, Guger added.