2017 

The winning Topic Editors of the 2017 Spotlight Award were Professors Lebedev, Opris and Casanova for their Research Topic entitled Augmentation of Brain Function: Facts, Fiction and Controversy.

   Mikhail Lebedev   Senior Research Scientist Duke University Durham, United States

Mikhail Lebedev
Senior Research Scientist
Duke University
Durham, United States

   Ioan Opris   Research Associate Professor University of Miami Coral Gables, United States

Ioan Opris
Research Associate Professor
University of Miami
Coral Gables, United States

   Manuel Fernando Casanova   Professor University of South Carolina Greenville, United States

Manuel Fernando Casanova
Professor
University of South Carolina
Greenville, United States

The project brought together 630 authors, publishing 149 papers and receiving more than 1.2 million views and downloads.

Their international conference Limitless! Augmentation of Brain Function will take place at the SwissTech Convention Center in Switzerland from September 19-21, 2018. The event will explore the latest findings in cognition augmentation and the future of brain enhancement.