Bio-integrated systems

Panel objectives:

1) raise awareness of key applications/implications of bio-integrated systems from various perspectives: portable sensors/transmitters, wearable sensors/transmitters, epidermal electronics, implanted electronics

2) Discuss key technical considerations, key controversies, bio-security and attendant bioethical issues of these approaches.

Panelists

• Chip Fisher President, Fisher Wallace Labs www.fisherwallace.com

• OmSignal http://www.omsignal.com/

• Karma https://yourkarma.com/

• Grindhouse Wetware 

http://www.grindhousewetware.com/•  

 Potential themes to explore:

Raise awareness of the promise of bio-integrated systems for improving human performance  while addressing key areas of controversy

Review key technical/design challenges and ongoing developments in bio-integrated systems e.g. wireless tech, battery life, durability, form factor/design, textile, testing, data security

Provide perspective on bio-security and bioethical considerations of these systems 

Review key implications of and future applications in human performance and health

Structure:

-3-4 panelists

Preliminary panelist list: Stephen Van Wel, Karma Inc;  Olivia Webb,  Grindhouse Wetware; OmSignal; others in process

- total of 2 hour session

- 20-30min preso/panelist - use of visuals/demonstration of projects as relevant e.g product design process, real-world use, prototypes 

- group discussion among panelist at appropriate points in the two hour session

- audience Q&A throughout or after each preso depending on preference of each presenter

-individual interviews before or after session by the our film crew

- moderated by Lydia Fazzio/Richard Ryan

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  • Fred A.

    A large amount of good information in a short amount of time. Glad I attended. Thanks for hosting Blueprint Health!

    June 12, 2014

  • Jesse Slade S.

    OMsignal is happy to have BioHackersNYC host on our launch day. See our new look at www.omsignal.com for our new look and to preorder at up to 40% off with this code! OMJESSE40ENDMAY31 See you soon!

    May 8, 2014

  • Godfrey V.

    What is meant by the term "Human Hotspots?"

    March 31, 2014

    • Lydia F.

      as mobile wifi hotspot devices get smaller, imagine the implications for portability on your body...come to the panel to find out

      April 7, 2014

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