NeuroGaming 2013 Conference and Expo

San Francisco, CA
Wednesday, May 01, 2013

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

9:00 - 10:00           Breakfast, Registration and Expo

10:00 - 10:15         Welcome, NeuroGaming 2013

What technologies are converging to make neurogaming possible and where are we headed? This vision from 2019 will get your brains fired up!

10:15 - 11:15         The Next Interface - Sensory Gaming Platforms

How are new sensory gaming technologies like brain-controlled feedback, gesture and voice control, haptic stimulation and other new sensors transforming game design? This expert panel will share their creative insights into where these technologies are headed and how they will converge to create new gaming experiences.

  • Stanley Yang, CEO and Founder, Neurosky
  • Anders Grunnet-Jepsen, Perceptual Computing Lead, Intel
  • Ali Israr, Immersive Gaming Lead, Disney Research
  • Moderator: Jim Gatto, Partner, Pillsbury

11:15 - 12:15         Feeling Human - Emotional Gaming Platforms

What new technologies are being used to track, react to and incorporate human emotions into the gaming experience? This panel of experts will share how facial analysis, skin conductance level, voice measurement, and eye tracking are broadening the opportunities for game design.

12:15 - 2:00           Lunch and Expo

2:00 - 3:00             Think, Think, Think: Cognitive Gaming Platforms

This amazing panel will discuss how breakthrough technologies like transcranial direct current stimulation, neurofeedback, brain fitness software, and brain simulation are being used to to track, understand, and boost attention and cognitive performance of players, opening up new avenues for experience development.

3:00 - 4:00             Investing in NeuroGaming

How are investors looking at opportunities in the emerging neurogaming space?  What are the risks and where are the opportunities? This panel of leading investors and M&A analysts will discuss the trends, drivers and development dynamics they see impacting different areas of neurogaming including the convergence of new sensor, emotional and cognitive technologies.

4:00 - 4:30             Break

4:30 - 4:45             International Perspective: Korean Gaming Market - Jason Allenberg, Game Hunter, InCross

4:45 - 5:45             Engaging Mind and Body: Deep Engagement 201

Neurogaming platforms create whole new opportunities for engaging the mind and body. This panel will discuss what new mechanics are now possible with the emergence of new sensory, emotional and cognitive gaming technologies.

5:30 - 8:00             Expo and Drinks

Join everyone on the club level and in the dungeon for an amazing time as our exhibitors let you test out the latest neurogaming technologies.

Thursday, May 2, 2013

8:00 - 10:00           Breakfast, Registration, and Expo

10:00 - 11:00         Immersive Experiences: Augmented and Virtual Reality

How are augmented reality and virtual reality technologies impacting game design and development? Hear from visionary leaders about how they are pushing the neurogaming envelope.

11:00 - 12:00      Sounds and Scents: Expanding the Limits of Game Experiences     

New technologies are extending the user experience from brain controlled music to the development of personal scent delivery devices for reaching deep into one's memories.  How are these technologies being applied to take gamers to the 4th dimension?

12:00 - 2:00           Lunch and Expo

2:00 - 3:00             NeuroGaming Brain Health: Therapeutic NeuroGaming

With its agile, high velocity development processes, the gaming industry could have important spin off effects for developers of neurosoftware treatments for brain illnesses like memory loss, attention, and emotional issues.  This CEO panel of neurosoftware developers will discuss how they see neurogaming impacting therapeutic development and how therapies might transform gaming.

3:00 - 4:00         Future of Game Design: Multi-Sensory Experiences

How will neurogaming technologies be used to create compelling, immersive games? What will be required to understand, visualize, demonstrate, and tune the interactions of an ever-increasing number of tools and systems. This expert panel will share how game designers can use elements of neurogaming to create next generation experiences.

4:00 - 4:30             Break

4:30 - 5:30       Getting to Know You: Behavioral Gaming Platforms

How are behavioral gaming technologies leading to improved user experiences?  What big data technologies, behavioral analysis systems, and gamification techniques are being employed to transform and motivate users in new ways. This expert panel will share their insights into where where behavioral technologies have been used successfully and where they will likely go in the future.

5:30 - 7:30            Expo and Drinks

Join everyone on the club level and in the dungeon for an amazing time as our exhibitors let you test out the lasest neurogaming technologies.

To Exhibit

We have space for exhibitors with a variety of booth sizes as well as turn key booths. We will give priority space to companies who have directly relevant technologies to the neurogaming space.  Please contact for exhibition information.

To Sponsor

Sponsorship identifies your company as a leading organization in the neurogaming community.

Please contact for more details on these exciting packages. 


Contact Information

  • NeuroGaming 2013

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