Live @ AAAS - Olaf Blanke and Jose del R. Millan on Robotics


Das Gehirn, dein Joystick

Robot Research Shows the Potential of the Human Mind to Control Machines

See the Story written and produced by Carla Schaffer for the News AAA event in Washington


and coverage of the full event

Das Gehirn, dein Joystick

Press article published in the "Tages-Anzeiger" on February 19, 2011

The article is in German.

BBC-News: Thought-controlled wheelchairs and bionics that 'feel'

TOBI demonstration at AAAS

At the 2011 AAAS Annual Meeting, speakers demonstrate innovative technologies that can help people with disabilities.

L’homme bionique est déjà parmi nous - Hebdo magazine


Dans les locaux viennois de la société Otto Bock, le docteur Hubert Egger règle la prothèse commandée par la pensée de Christian Kandlbauer, qui était le seul utilisateur quotidien au monde d’un tel dispositif, avant son décès en octobre 2010.


TOBI and the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2011

Announcement: 5th International BCI Workshop 2011

The 5th International BCI Workshop 2011 will be held in Graz from September 22nd to 24th 2011.

Participants are invited to submit a paper and present their own work in the form of a talk or poster. It is planned to publish internationally peer-reviewed papers in a book.

Important deadlines:
Paper submission: March 31st, 2011
Early registration: June 30th, 2011
Late registration: August 21st, 2011

Uno Sguardo verso il Futuro

Press article published in the "Il Sole 24 ORE" on December 16, 2010

The article is in Italien.

Brain Painting Report on the German Magazine Der Spiegel.

On November 18, 2010, the German Magazine Der Spiegel posted the report below on Brain Painting.


Malen mit Gedanken - Hirn an Rechner, bitte mehr Blau!

Von Isabelle Bareither

Computer mit Gedanken steuern

For further information, please read this nice article in German at


Achtung: Hirn am Steuer! SontagsZeitung November 7, 2010

Press article published in the "SontagsZeitung" (Switzerland) on November 7.

The article is in German

Achtung: Hirn am Steuer! SontagsZeitung November 7, 2010

Máquinas que obedecen a la mente

Press article published in the "EL PAIS" Sunday edition on October 31st 2010

The article is in Spanish

Máquinas que obedecen a la mente

El futuro que nos viene

Press article published in the "EL PAIS" on September 30, 2010

The article is in Spanis

El futuro que nos viene


Neuroprosthetics: the mind is the pilot

Our work featured in the EPFL Research News: Neuroprosthetics: the mind is the pilot.


TOBI at ICT 2010

Come and meet us at the ICT 2010 event in Brussels on September 27-29

TOBI Experiments Reported on TV

In this very interesting TV show about disabled people and BCI opportunities, TOBI project reports on short experiments (Photobrowser and spatial auditory).

You can watch it on the next TV programs  or follow the link below for a summary of the show

31.07.2010   11:05 Uhr      MDR
02.08.2010   09:15 Uhr      MDR

07.08.2010   10:45 Uhr      RBB 
13.08.2010   11:30 Uhr      3sat 
17.08.2010   06:00 Uhr      3sat


Decade of the Mind (DOM) symposium

DOM symposium logo

The Decade of the Mind (DOM) project is an international initiative to advance our scientific understanding of how the mind and complex behaviors are related to the activity of human brains. This year it will be held in Singapore, 18-20 Oct 2010.

TOBI Information Event May 7 2010

On May 7th 2010, the TOBI parner: Schweizerische Unfallversicherungsanstalt, Kreuznacher Diakonie will held an info event about the TOBI project.

BERLIN - 2 Openings in Non-Invasive Brain-Computer Interface

Berlin Institute of Technology - Postdoc & Phd Openings

At the Berlin Institute of Technology (Machine Learning Dept., headed by Prof. Dr. Klaus-Robert Müller) there are two positions to fill out in the non-invasive Berlin Brain-Computer Interface (BBCI) research area.

Duration of both positions is from now until the end of October 2012.

TOBI Call for industrial partner

TOBI issued a Call to find an additional Industrial Partner to join the TOBI consortium.

Please go to the Call for details

TOBI on "10 vor 10"

TOBI was part of the broadcasted the story about „The brain computer“ on "10 vor 10" in SF1.