Challenges and Opportunities of the BRAIN Initiative to be Addressed in Public Hearing Neuroscience News September 27, 2013 Events, Featured, Neuroscience On Friday, October 4th 2013, the California Senate Select Committee on Emerging Technology: Biotechnology and Green Energy Jobs will be holding a public hearing which will focus on how the state can work to meet the challenges and opportunities of the BRAIN Initiative. “A Mindful Approach to the BRAIN Initiative” will explore the state’s role in accelerating the research, development, and deployment of nano- and neuro- technologies to support the BRAIN Initiative. Those interested in participating can attend the hearing in person, or via live streaming on Senate Majority Leader, Ellen Corbett’s website. The California Senate Select Committee on Emerging Technology: Biotechnology and Green Energy Jobs hearing, “A Mindful Approach to the BRAIN Initiative” will take place between 9:00 am and 12.00 pm (PST) on Friday, October 4, 2013. This event will take place at: University of California, San Diego, Robinson Auditorium, IR/PS Robinson Building Complex, International Lane & Thurgood Marshall Lane, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 Thanks to California State Senate Majority Leader, Ellen M. Corbett for providing Neuroscience News with the press release about this upcoming event. Join the public hearing “”A Mindful Approach to the BRAIN Initiative” in person or online. The meeting will be held on the morning of October 4, 2013.