Next Tuesday: How does our brain learn? - Technical.ly Philly

Sciences

Jan. 23, 2018 8:57 am

Next Tuesday: How does our brain learn?

On Jan. 30, hear from professor Melina Uncapher on how neuroscience can solve real-world problems in education and technology.
This is your brain thinking about tech.

This is your brain thinking about tech.

(Courtesy photo)

The final session of the Learning Innovation Conversation series from Drexel University’s ExCITe Center, focusing on neuroscience, is happening Jan. 30.

The talk will feature Melina Uncapher, neuroscientist and director of education at Neuroscape, a translational neuroscience center at the University of California, San Francisco. The researcher, whose work has focused on how attention affects learning and memory, will speak to leading trends in neuroscience learning and memory research, and their applications for solving real-world problems in education and technology.

RSVP

Uncapher leads a multi-university network, funded by the National Science Foundation, which studies how executive function and cognitive control contributes to academic achievement in middle childhood.

In addition to her scholarly work, she’s the cofounder of a California-based nonprofit called the Institute for Applied Neuroscience, working to connect public and private organizations with information generated by academic researchers, in support of evidence-based decision-making

Companies: Drexel University
-30-
CONTRIBUTE TO THE
JOURNALISM FUND

Already a contributor? Sign in here
Connect with companies from the Technical.ly community
New call-to-action

Advertisement

CES 2020: The future of mobility is bright (and electric)

Tech job fair NET/WORK Philly returns to The Fillmore on Feb. 25

Events Roundup: 8 ways to start your 2020 on the right professional foot

SPONSORED

Philly

When it comes to diversity, Vanguard puts its money where its mouth is

Philadelphia

Guru Technologies

Senior Software Engineer, Front End

Apply Now

King of Prussia, PA

Deacom

Junior Technical Writer

Apply Now

Chesterbrook, PA

Deacom

Entry Level Software Developer

Apply Now

Want to organize a Philly Tech Week 2020 event? Start here

January’s inaugural Philly Freelance Fest is ‘flipping a traditional job fair on its head’

Events Roundup: It’s your last chance to make Philly tech connections this decade

SPONSORED

Philly

What you can learn about career mobility from a global architect at Macquarie

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Macquarie

Macquarie

Apply Now

Philadelphia, PA

Macquarie

Global Data Technology Senior Manager

Apply Now

Philadelphia, PA

Macquarie

Technical Lead – Asset Management Software

Apply Now

Sign-up for daily news updates from Technical.ly Philadelphia

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!