Mind-controlling the Web with Brain-Computer Interfaces

GDG Brooklyn
Wed, May 16, 2018, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

• What we'll do
What comes after the keyboard and the mouse? More advanced interfaces that allow more effective communication between human and machines, specifically those that tap into the brain. So, let's plug in the human brain to the browser and build a better web.

The human body is an ocean of electricity. Billions of neurons are constantly engaging as our thoughts go from one state to the next. Come see how we can tap into this data generated by human cells in JavaScript, and how to get started in the NeuroTech community.

6:00 - Doors open
6:40 - Intros
6:45 - Speaker
7:30 - Networking and beers
8:00 - Doors close


Alex Castillo is a Developer Expert at Google for Web Technologies. He is very passionate about the human brain and how we can use technology to understand it better. Alex has contributed to the open source community and focuses on Angular, React and NeuroTech. In his spare time, he likes experimenting with guitars and IoT.

• What to bring
Bring a photo id to get access to the building

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