Skip to main content
Dr. Ramses Alcaide
President & CEO
Blurring the Interface Between Mind and Machine
Main Stage
Wednesday, March 06, 2024 14:05 - 14:20
Big Talk
Tracing Milestones That Transformed the Digital Mind
Monday, March 04, 2024 14:00 - 14:30
Neuroscientist entrepreneur leading Neurable, honored by Forbes as a top global innovator. Dr. Alcaide is a neuroscientist, inventor and the CEO and founder of Neurable. As a researcher at the University of Michigan Direct Brain Interface Laboratory, he has worked extensively to develop brain-computer interface technology for people with amputations, severe cerebral palsy and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.  Previously he was the CEO of Pharo LLC, where he managed numerous high-impact health projects, such as a rehabilitation technology for stroke patients.  Alcaide’s honors include the National Science Foundation Fellowship, McNair and Ford Foundation Fellowship. Alcaide is a two-time Neuroscience Innovators Award winner, a Rackham Merit Fellow and recognized as Medtech 35 Under 35 and a Zell Lurie Top 20 Entrepreneur.  Ramses has a Master of Science and a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Michigan and a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington.  Ramses was named a 2021 Next 1000 member by Forbes magazine as a top 1000 entrepreneur in the world.