Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT USA

 National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Simone Cutini

University of Padua, Italy

Mamadou Diop

Western University, London, ON, Canada

Ann-Christine Ehlis

University Hospital Tuebingen, Germany

Greg Fisher

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA

Tao Liu

Zhejiang University, China

Ashwin Parthasarathy

University of South Florida, Tampa, USA

Paola Pinti

Birkbeck College and University College London, UK

Masami Yamaguchi

Chuo University, Japan

Topics

Aging, Neuro-Degeneration, Vascular Dysfunction

Clinical Applications, Neuro-Monitoring

Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, Hyperscanning, Language

Computational Neuroscience, Neuroscience Applications

Data Analysis, Signal Processing, AI

Global fNIRS

Hardware Development

Neural Network, Brain Computer Interface

Neonatal, Pediatric, Neurodevelopmental Neuroscience

Neuro-Feedback, Neuro-Marketing

Neuroergonomics, Rehabilitation

Other Topics

Hasan Ayaz

Chair and Speaker, Drexel University

Neuroergonomics and Amerging Applications for fNIRS

Adrian Curtin

Co-Chair, Drexel University

Meltem Izzetoglu

Speaker, Villanova University

Enabling Methods: Signal Processing for fNIRS on the Go

Alexander von Lühmann

Speaker, NIRx

Enabling Methods: Miniaturized Hardware/Mobile Sensor

Ranjana Mehtae

Speaker, Texas A&M

Brain Performance: Field Application

Wei-Peng Teo

Speaker, Singapore National Institute of Education

Brain Health: Clinical Applications

Chairs

Mari Franceschini

Harvard Medical School, USA

Conference Chair

Ippeita Dan

Chuo University,  Japan

Program Chair

Charles Nelson

 Harvard Medical School, USA

Local Committee Chair

Meryem Yucel

Boston University, USA

Educational Program Chair

Program Committee

Gemma Bale, University of Cambridge, UK

Sabrina Brigadoi, University of Padova, Italy

Jeff Dunn, University of Calgary, Canada

Turgut Durduran, ICFO, Barcelona, Spain

Lauren Emberson, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

David Highton, The University of Queensland, Australia

Joy Hirsch, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CO, USA

Kaja Jasińska, University of Toronto, Canada

Adam Liebert, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

Rickson Mesquita, University of Campinas, Brazil

Yasuyo Minagawa, Keio University, Yokohama, Japan

Haijing Niu, Beijing Normal University, China

Yumie Ono, Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan

Felipe Orihuela-Espina, University of Birmingham, UK

Stephane Perrey, Université de Montpellier, France

Sungho Tak, Korea Basic Science Institute, Daejeon, South Korea

Local Committee

Mari Franceschini, Massachusetts General Hospital

Charles Nelson, Boston Children’s Hospital

Meryem Yucel, Boston University

David Boas, Boston University

Stefan Carp, Massachusetts General Hospital

Qianqian Fang, Northeastern University

Valencia Joyner Koomson, Tufts University

Angelo Sassaroli, Tufts University

Rebecca Saxe, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Students-PostDoc help

Androu Abdalmalak, University of Western Ontario, Program and Schedule Support

Candida Barreto, University of Johannesburg, Abstracts

Parya Farzam, Boston University, Conference Support

Yuanyuan Gao, Boston University, Educational Course Support

Louisa Gosse, Birkbeck University of London, Social Media

Zhishan (Jason) Hu, Beijing Normal University , Chinese Social Media (Wechat and Weibo)

Rini Kaplan, Boston University, Conference Support

Alyssa Martin, Mass General Hospital, Local Support

Guy Perkins, University of Birmingham, Diversity Equity and Inclusion

Paola Pinti, Birkbeck University of London, Virtual-Zoom Component

Katharina Stute, Chemnitz University, Social Media

Hannah Whitehead, University of Toronto, Canada, Webpage Support

Fen Zhang, ICFO Barcelona, Gathertown Management

If Interested in helping

Administrator

Stacey Ladieu