8 June, 2021, 4 PM CEST

Educational Webinar Day 8

How can we simulate spiking neural networks?

Schedule Day 8:

  • Dr. Hans Ekkehard Plesser (NEST simulator)
  • Dr. Marcel Stimberg (Brian simulator)
  • Prof. Thomas Nowotny (University of Sussex)

Chair: Prof. Michael Schmuker (University of Hertfordshire, UK)

11 May, 2021, 2 PM CEST

Educational Webinar Day 7

How can we design neuromorphic circuits that learn?

Schedule Day 7:

  • Prof. Christian Mayr (Technische Universität Dresden)
  • Dr. Mostafa Rahimi Azghadi (James Cook University, Townsville, Australia)
  • Dr. Melika Payvand (University of Zurich and ETHZ)

Chair: Prof. Giacomo Indiveri (University of Zurich and ETHZ)

27 April, 2021, 3 PM CEST

Science and Technology WG Webinar

How novel technologies can boost neuromorphic computing? A view from European project consortia.

  • RadioSpin (FETPROACT) 2021-2025; Alice Mizrahi, CNRS-Thales (FR)
  • Beferrosynaptic (ICT) 2020-2022; Stefan Slesazeck, NAMLAB (DE) 
  • NeurONN (ICT) 2020-2022; Aida Todri-Sanial, CNRS (FR)

Chair: Dr. Sabina Spiga, CNR, (IT)

13 April, 2021, 4 PM CEST

Educational Webinar Day 6

Which algorithms can support neuromorphic learning?

Schedule Day 6:

  • Prof. Stefano Fusi (Columbia University)
  • Laura Kriener (University of Bern)
  • Prof. Emre Neftci (UC Irvine)
  • Prof. Eleni Vasilaki (Sheffield University)

Chair: Dr. Charlotte Frenkel (UZH/ETHZ)

15 March, 2021, 3 PM CET

FORUM II Ethics and Future Discussions Section

Neuromorphic computing and ethics

Presentation: Dr. Marcello Ienca, ETH Zurich, Dep. of Health Sciences and Technology


  • Dr. Ron Chrisley (RC; University of Sussex)
  • Prof. Vincent Müller (VC; TU Eindhoven & University of Leeds)
  • Dr. Dylan Muir (SynSense)
  • Dr. Marcello Ienca

Chair: Steve Furber, University of Manchester

15 March, 2021, 9 AM CET


Neuromorphic Computing Technologies: Opportunities, challenges and Applications Roadmap

Registration opens at the beginning of February and is free of charge

This forum of the European Union funded project NEUROTECH will bring together experts from academia, industry, SME’s and start-ups to address some of the most urgent questions in AI. The forum will also depict the landscape of neuromorphic computing technology users, with a special focus on the use of AI in edge-computing.

9 March, 2021, 4 PM CET

Educational Webinar Day 5

How to process information from event-driven sensors?

Schedule Day 5:

  • Prof. Ryad Benosman (University of Pittsburgh / Carnagie Mellon / Sorbonne)
  • Prof. Bertram Shi (Hong Kong University of Science and Techology)
  • Prof. Jonathan Tapson (University of Western Sydney)

Chair: Dr. Julien Martel (Stanford University)

9 February, 2021, 3 PM CET

Educational Webinar Day 4

What is an event-driven sensor?

Schedule Day 4:
  • Prof. Tobi Delbruck (Institute of Neuroinformatics UZH/ETHZ, CH)
  • Dr. Angel Jiménez Fernández (Universidad de Sevilla SP)
  • Dr. Chiara Bartolozzi (Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, IT)
  • Prof. Michael Schmuker (University of Hertfordshire, UK)

Chair: Garrick Orchard (Intel Labs)