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TALKING POINT – BC Tech Summit – Interview with Tan Le

Tan Le at BC Tech Summit

Tan Le is a top innovation and business speaker, technology entrepreneur, and the Founder and CEO of EMOTIV. She has won numerous awards, including being named Young Australian of the Year in 1998, voted one of Australia’s 30 Most Successful Women Under 30, chosen by Fast Company’s as one of the Most Influential Women in […]

Cognitive Performance of Business Leaders

Cognitive Performance of Global Leaders – Learnings from Davos 2019 James Hewitt / Olivier Oullier Chief Innovation Officer of Hintsa / President of EMOTIV The topic of brain health and performance is moving ever higher on the agenda of businesses and governments. The events and conversations in Davos 2019 were no exception, but this year we […]

Reuters | Video: Neuroinformatics for Workplace Wellness and Safety

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Lisa Bernhard from Reuters came by our headquarters in San Francisco to check out our neurotechnology, and see how it was recently explored with SAP to scientifically measure stress and distraction in the workplace and offer new strategies to improve wellness and safety in the workplace.

EMOTIV and Varkey Foundation Team up to Provide World’s First Neurotech-Ed STEAM Solution

EMOTIV launches interdisciplinary STEAM program with Varkey Foundation at 2019’s Global Education and Skills Forum (GESF) to give access to Neurotech-Ed solution. Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Sunday 24 March 2019 : EMOTIV, the global leader in personalized neuroinformatics, will roll out the world’s first Neurotech-Ed program with the support of the Varkey Foundation in […]

Developer Project: EEG Controlled Rover – A Brain-Computer Interface

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Here’s how two incredible devs created a Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) to control a rover with just your thoughts and an EMOTIV Insight. A BCI is a device that translates neuronal information from the cerebral area of the brain into data capable of controlling external software or hardware such as a computer or a robotic limb. […]

Lucky Money Promotion Terms and Conditions

Qualifying orders must be made between February 5 – February 20 2019 (inclusive). The total order amount includes purchases of items from the www.emotiv.com store, including hardware, accessories and software purchases, as well as shipping fees paid. For orders including subscriptions, only the first subscription payment will count towards the total order calculated for the […]

Understanding neuroethics in an increasingly global world: an interview with Data Privacy Officer Matt Bosworth

Our Data Privacy Officer, Matt Bosworth, recently attended the Global Neuroethics Summit (GNS) in Seoul, South Korea. Here is what he had to say about some of the key issues that were brought up. What were the major themes of the conference? From my perspective, the major themes were: Cross cultural ethics; how cultural norms […]

How Emotiv found its way to the Off Broadway stage: An Interview with Tjaša Ferme of The Female Role Model Project

The Female Role Model Project is a pioneering theatrical experience that explores representations of female role models and their evolution while incorporating live neuroscientific recordings using EMOTIV headsets. Artists perform different role models such as Mulan, Marilyn Monroe, Michelle Obama and Melania Trump while the electrical activity of their brain is monitored using the EPOC+ […]

Tan Le announced As Keynote Speaker at BCTECHSummit 2019

Innovate BC and the B.C. government announced Eric O’Neill and Tan Le as keynote speakers for the 4th annual #BCTECHSummit, March 11-13, 2019 in Vancouver, British Columbia. With the theme of the Reality Revolution, the 2019 #BCTECHSummit invites speakers and delegates to explore and discover how we can use emerging technologies—from AI to robotics, quantum […]

MyEmotiv: NEW custom tags

By Erica Warp Our latest release of MyEmotiv (v3.8.0) includes a new custom tag feature. You can now type in any tag for your recording and select tags you have previously used. This will give you more flexibility when using the app and allow you to keep track of a wider variety of activities. To […]

Adaptive assistance for improved well-being and productivity at work

SAP - EMOTIV collaboration

Published on Oct 1, 2018 We are proud to announce a very exciting design exploration with SAP to develop an adaptive user experience (UX) for improved well-being and productivity at work. By pairing EMOTIV’s market-leading mobile neurotechnology with SAP’s award-winning design expertise, we are front-runners in exploring an exciting new era in human-enterprise UX that […]

Neurological assessment of music therapy on the brain using EMOTIV EPOC

F. Mulla; Eya Eya; E. Ibrahim; A. Alhaddad; R. Qahwaji; R. Abd-Alhameed A Cross-sectional study conducted to understand how music therapy can affect patients who suffer from memory loss conditions such as Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. A comparative study is conducted between music and non-music questionnaires, to find patterns and indications of how music can […]

Tan Le: Making miracles with her mind – CNBC’s “The Brave Ones”

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Tan Le is the founder of brain research company Emotiv, whose technology helped a quadriplegic man drive a Formula One car using only his thoughts. She spoke to “The Brave Ones” about fleeing Vietnam as a four-year-old, quitting a law degree for neuroscience, and why being an outsider is the secret to her success. 01 […]

Camille Des Jardins and Intonic

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Richard Warp and James Craft, a music innovator and composer, have teamed up to help fourteen-year old Camille Des Jardins to expand her musical voice. Camille is bright and musically gifted, but her expressive skills are hampered by the physical limitations of cerebral palsy. Using her eyes, Camille composes music through an effective but time-consuming […]

Manipulating the mind with Tan Le

Interview with Tan Le, CEO of EMOTIV, in Dubai Future Talks

EMOTIV CEO and Founder, Tan Le was recently featured as a speaker on Dubai Future Talks, a new platform by the Government of Dubai and the Dubai Future Foundation to bring together key individuals, organisations and ideas to co-create the framework for the advancement of humanity. As part of the series, Tan discusses the idea […]

New Grant to Streamline Lab Delivery

We are proud to announce a very exciting partnership with Macquarie University’s Department of Cognitive Sciences to develop an integrated digital platform for lab-based neuroscience education! The platform seeks to bring together access to EMOTIV technology, delivery of educational content, led under Dr. Bianca De Wit and Dr. David Kaplan (who have recently published a […]

#EnjoyTheScience: Inside the brain of a Depeche Mode fan

Do you know how your brain reacts in a live concert? Professor Olivier Oullier and his longtime friend and fellow Depeche Mode fan, Tobal were recently invited to attend their concert in Paris to record their own brain activity over the course of the entire performance. The project, called “Enjoy the Science” aims at uncovering what […]

Mind-controlled robots: the factories of the future?

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The Financial Times recently published an incredible video showing a futuristic brain-computer interface developed by Altran, powered by our EMOTIV EPOC+ EEG. The demonstration applies neural inputs in a manufacturing setting, to control factory robots, with a view to ultimately transform businesses and the way people work.   The introduction of neurotechnology in manufacturing presents […]

The Intuitive Car Finder – Volkswagen and Schachzug

German creative agency, SCHACHZUG, has partnered with EMOTIV to create an emotional intelligence showcase for Volkswagen AG. In this activation, called the “Intuitive Car Finder”, a user’s subconscious mind meets their preferred vehicle and color choice. The experience leveraged VR to immerse users in emotional scenes, serving as neural stimuli while simultaneous EEG tracking with the EPOC+ measured brain […]

Renault KADJAR presents Team Will Power

To control this Renault SUV, just use your brain!   In another recent collaboration, Renault conducted a literal thought experiment in Sweden amongst a team of three athletes. In preparation of an upcoming circuit, a mental training coach was assigned to improve the team’s mental focus and coordination by challenging them to work together to […]

Understanding Our Appreciation of Music

To promote music streaming, Norway’s #1 mobile telecom service provider, Telia engaged Dimitrios Adamos from Aristotle University in Thessaloniki to perform a scientific music-EEG experiment using the EMOTIV EPOC+ to record EEG from 3 famous Norwegian artists while they are listening to songs of various music genres.   The recorded EEG data were analyzed using […]

EMOTIV at 2017 SharpBrains Virtual Summit

We’re pleased to have been proud sponsors of this year’s SharpBrains Virtual Summit, which took place on Dec 5-7. The Summit featured over fifty of the world’s top experts and innovators working on ways to enhance brain health and performance in light of emerging neuroscience and digital technologies.   The Summit explored the core themes discussed in the […]

Myonic Technologies Inc.

This month we’d like to spotlight the incredible story of a biomedical startup that came about from a high school science fair project. Nick Titus and 3 other colleagues from an engineering-focused high school created a wearable prototype in a design tech course that uses electrical impulses to create controlled muscle movement.   Out of […]

Your Brain on Hugs

In October 2017, EMOTIV partnered up with Huggies to bring to life the science of hugs at the Huggies Parents Council Science and Culture of Hugs event in Chicago. A 20-second hug can help your child grow smarter, healthier, happier, more resilient, less prone to illness, and more connected to their family/community. A young child’s […]

The Female Role Model Project – New York

The Female Role Model Project is a scientifically enhanced multimedia devised theatre piece built by an ensemble of female-identified artists about exploring old female role models and creating new ones in a world which confronts us with climate change, cataclysmic political change, and the possibility of reprogramming our brains.   Creator, producer and actor, Tjasa Ferme […]