We combine science, technology and humanistic principles to understand the human brain, cognition and consciousness. We support fundamental research and catalyze actionable knowledge to inspire human values and healthy societies.
We aim to illuminate and foster human cognitive and emotional capacities by combining scientific, humanistic and technological approaches.
We support scientists and innovators in understanding the human mind and develop approaches to wellbeing and performance.
We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Silicon Valley, California. We collaborate closely with international partners.
Great progress is under way on the neuroscience of altruism and empathy. Check current initiatives here
Fascinating technologies and methods for inferring cognitive and emotional states are rapidly being developed
Merging brains and machines is part of an inexorable future. We need to strive for the best, ethical science and clinical outcomes
Progress has been made in understanding the psychology of values and its neural correlates. Effective applications are needed
Using neural information to predict complex behaviors and decisions is an exciting new frontier to be explored
Probing the neural concomitants of unique conscious and subliminal states will open new venues for human development
Scients Institute is an affiliate member of Stanford Medicine's Presence initiative. Together, we investigate the potential of individual and organizational interventions in promoting human values in doctor-patient interactions.
Scients Institute and IDOR sponsored the first and second Brazil at Silicon Valley Conference This conference was a landmark event helping strengthen the bonds between US and Brazilian entrepreneurial, technological and scientific communities