Biohacking Village

WHEN:

15th - 17th OCT
9:00 - 17:00

WHEre:

Exhibition Area

who:

Bio Hacking Village

Overview

The Biohacking Village celebrates global health ingenuity arising from maker communities with the dynamic perspective of emerging biology, technology, and human-enhancement. Whether your interest lies in security, technology, engineering, devices, or fabrication, BHV welcomes unapologetically enthusiastic innovators.

The BioHacking village also includes experts from the Medical (security) field, who are eager to discuss what can be done to improve security for patients, hospitals, etc.

Key Activities / Agenda

Intro to DNA extraction: Participants will learn the basics of what DNA is and how you can extract it from cells using the Amino Bio Kits EMG/Robot Hand: Participants will learn the basics of EMG (Method to measure muscle contraction) and 3D printed Robotics.  Afterwards participants can build their own Robotic Hand and how they can control it with their own arm. 
Work is being done on additional challenges, be sure to keep an eye out on this page!

Discussion on biohacking experiments and experiences from Jelena Milosevic, Sydney Swaine-Simon and Nina Alli

About The Organizer

The Biohacking Village celebrates global health ingenuity arising from maker communities with the dynamic perspective of emerging biology, technology, and human-enhancement

There are loads of other villages and contests for you to check out!

See You At HITB+ CyberWeek!

October 12th – 17th @ emirates palace, abu dhabi