Submit your abstract for the BCI Award 2016 now!

The BCI Award 2016 submission deadline has just been announced – the annual research competition hosted by g.tec medical engineering will honor the most fascinating and innovative ideas in brain-computer interaction, neuroscience and related fields.


“The annual BCI Award allows us to look back at highlights of BCI research. We can see how the fields of neuroscience and BCI have changed and will change over the years”

says Dr. Christoph Guger, CEO at g.tec.

Call for Submission

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The submission deadline is March 1st, 2016. Write a clear description in English language that should not exceed 2 pages. The document has to include your full name(s), contact information, project title, brief description and current status of the work, images, figures and tables (if needed). Send the document as a pdf file to before the indicated deadline. The ceremony will take place during the 6th International Brain-Computer Interface Meeting in California, USA, on THU June 2nd, 2016, 20:00-21:00. Find the schedule of the BCI Meeting 2016 here: Agenda

A jury of specialists scores the projects based on several criteria, such as the novelty of the BCI application, the methodological approach, new benefits for potential BCI users, affected patients and many more. Every year numerous innovative projects are submitted for the award, introducing new directions in brain-computer interaction, neuroscience, and related fields. 

BCI State-of-the-Art

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The 10 nominated projects will be published in a book by Springer. The BCI Award is donated by g.tec medical engineering, a leading provider of brain-computer interface research systems and components located in Schiedlberg, Austria.

Winners from 2015