A Virtual World's Fair for BCI

August 02, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM MST

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Welcome to the first annual NeuraSeed BCI Expo 2024: A virtual world’s fair for BCI! This conference will bring together academia and industry from around the world within the BCI space. The BCI field is rapidly advancing, making the Expo the perfect platform for future innovation and collaboration and for learning about state-of-the-art and cutting-edge research from leading companies and world-class researchers in BCI technology. We look forward to seeing you on August 2nd, 2024 and make sure to stay updated on the most recent and relevant BCI topics and conference updates in our newsletters.

Neilank K. Jha, MD, FRCS(C), MSc, MBA Executive Chairman & CEO, NeuraSeed BCI
Conference Chair, NeuraSeed BCI Expo


The NeuraSeed BCI Expo 24 is a virtual world’s fair for BCI, bringing together industry professionals, academic researchers, and students across a wide range of disciplines to explore the field of Brain-Computer Interface (BCI). In one afternoon, the NeuraSeed BCI Expo 24 will feature presentations, panels, and exhibits from the top leaders who are advancing research, product development, and clinical translation for emerging applications of BCI technology.


Why Attend

Academic research in BCI’s has flourished exponentially in the last few decades. Collaboration between academia and industry has brought the field to its current inflection point which will inevitably lead to meaningful impact on patients around the world. With effective clinical translation, BCI’s will be a milestone contribution to medicine by way of restoring functionality, augmenting human capabilities, and revolutionizing current treatments.

Network With Peers

Prior to and proceeding the expo, the NeuraSeed BCI platform will be a virtual hub for networking and collaboration within the BCI community. With our virtual exhibit halls and breakout rooms, you can connect with like-minded peers, fostering the collaborative relationships that help propel the field forward.

Explore the State of the Art

Our virtual exhibit rooms will feature top labs from all across the world to showcase their cutting edge research within their fields across disciplines of engineering, life and health sciences, and medical field.

Keynotes from Industry Leaders

The virtual main stage will feature keynotes and panel discussions from both industry and academic leaders at the top of the field. Please view the speakers below.

Who Should Attend

The NeuraSeed BCI Expo 24 will bring together researchers from labs and institutions of all different levels to present research and collaborate across a multitude of disciplines ranging from neuroscience, computer science, electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, materials engineering, heath sciences, and more.



Undergraduates from all disciplines are invited to foster and advance their understanding of BCI, gaining unique firsthand insights from the world’s leaders in the space.


Graduate students of different education levels and from institutions all over the world will be present to showcase their work and connect with like-minded world class researchers.

Industry/Academia Professionals

Professionals from different BCI companies will be attending to learn and connect with colleagues, as well as those who are at the forefront of the BCI industry.


Neilank Jha, MD, MSc, MBA

Executive Chairman & CEO
NeuraSeed BCI

Julian Bailes, MD

President & Chairman
Subcortical Surgery Group

Rob Franklin, PhD 

Blackrock Neurotech

Benjamin Rapoport, MD, PhD

Co-Founder, Chief Science Officer
Precision Neuroscience

J Mocco, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Vikash Gilja, PhD

Chief Science Officer

Shadi Dayeh, PhD

Director, Integrated Electronics and Biointerfaces Laboratory
University of California, San Diego

Nicolas Vachicouras, PhD

Neurosoft Bioelectronics

Bruce Gale, PhD

Director, Center of Excellence for Microfluidics
University of Utah

Azur Azapagic, PhD

Lead Researcher
University of Utah

Participating Universities

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors


Frequently Asked questions

Your registration for the expo is entirely paid for by our generous sponsors. You may register for this expo at no cost. However, all attendees must register in order to participate in the event.
While the speakers on the main stage will present from the St. Julien Hotel in Boulder, Colorado, viewing will be from the virtual audience within the Neuraseed BCI Expo 24 virtual platform.
While the main stage will not be interactive, you will be able to pose questions and have discussions within the myriad of virtual booths available throughout Expo 24. Our platform provides a multitude of functionalities including ability to live chat, set up one-on-one meetings, and exchange contact information with the attendees you meet.
The contents of BCI Expo 24, including main stage talks and research exhibits, will remain available year-round through our virtual platform. After registration, you may enter into the virtual platform and access any of the content available.
Even if you are unable to virtually attend the Expo in real-time, your registration will allow you to explore the virtual platform both prior to and proceeding BCI Expo 24. This includes access to all recorded talks, research exhibit booths and attendee networking features,
You are not required to download any software or an app to attend the BCI Expo 24. Attendees can tune in with any mobile or computer device that has a browser and internet access.
The virtual expo goes live at 11:00 AM MST, as the speakers will commence on the main stage at 12:00 PM MST, and will be open until 5:00 PM MST, on Friday, August 2, 2024.
You can present your research at the expo by being a virtual exhibitor. Click here to register to have your virtual booth at the expo, so that peers in the BCI field can view and interact with your research.
All sessions will be hosted in English; however, there will be closed captioning with the ability to translate into several different languages.
Absolutely. We are counting on you to invite others! Help us spread the word. You can simply share the link to this page, and they can register at their convenience.
Yes, after the event you will receive an event certificate.