October 4, 2013 - 8:30 pm
Harvard University: William James Hall, 7th Floor
Nakayama Lab , Kanwisher Lab
Harvard will be hosting this week’s CBMM Research meeting.
There will be informal presentations from the Nakayama and Kanwisher labs.
We hope you will be able to join us.
September 27, 2013 - 8:30 pm
MIT: McGovern Institute Reading Room, 46-5165
Tomaso Poggio

CBMM vision
Meeting with Farnam Jahanian
Education+outreach decisions
Core project: discussion
Community building

Summary, Director Poggio:
Last week we had the first of a series of weekly meetings which have the purposes

 of community building
of sharing the CBMM vision and
September 10, 2013 - 4:30 pm
The National Science Foundation (NSF) announced a $25 million award over 5 years to a new Science and Technology Center (STC) called the Center for Brains, Minds and Machines. This STC will be a multi-institution collaboration, with a partnership between MIT and Harvard at its heart. The startling triumphs of Deep Blue in chess and Watson in Jeopardy, coupled with news of driverless cars and drones making automated landings on aircraft carriers...
September 9, 2013 - 4:30 pm
A new interdisciplinary research center at MIT, funded by the National Science Foundation, aims at nothing less than unraveling the mystery of intelligence. Read the Press Release from Larry Hardesty, MIT News Office >
New center to better understand human intelligence, build smarter machines
September 9, 2013 - 4:30 pm
NSF awards $25 million to MIT-based center to advance brain understanding Siri and Watson may seem brainy in certain situations, but to build truly smart, world-changing machines, researchers must understand how human intelligence emerges from brain activity. Such an awesome challenge requires that scientists and engineers across key fields work together to learn how the brain performs complex computations, from social interactions to visual...