About Minerva Foundation
THE Minerva Foundation has three foci:
The Golden Brain is awarded annually to an investigator in the forefront of research for original discovery of significant findings of vision and the brain.
The International Conference on Neuroesthetics is a gathering of cross-disciplinary scholars to speak to a particular theme related to neuroesthetics.
The Minerva Incubator Program, currently in development, will launch in summer 2014.
The Minerva Foundation was instituted in 1983 by Helen and Elwin Marg. Along with the founders, other directors have been Richard M. Buxbaum, Lawrence W. Stark, Semir Zeki, Tamia Marg Anderson and Lila S. Crutchfield.