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NWB Workshops and Hackathons

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User Training and Use Cases

Key Investigators

Project Description

The goal of this project is 1) to conduct new user training and 2) to interact with attendees on their use cases to identify needs for NWB:N.


  1. Assist hackathon participants with their NWB:N and PyNWB hackathon projects
  2. Collect use cases from the participants to help inform NWB:N development
  3. Work with participants to identify problems and needs with regard to PyNWB

Approach and Plan

  1. Present tutorials
  2. Engage with attendees in one-on-one conversations about their projects
  3. Assist attendees with questions and facilitate the project hacking sessions

Progress and Next Steps


Background and References

The Neurodata Without Borders: Neurophysiology (“NWB”) format is designed to store a variety of neurophysiology data, including from intracellular and extracellular electrophysiology experiments, optical physiology experiments, as well as tracking and stimulus data.

For further information about NWB:N see: