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2017

07 September 2017, 14.00 – 18.00

Workshop and panel discussion: Neurocognitive mechanisms for abstract concepts

Spin-off of the 20th Conference of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCoP2017) in Potsdam

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Festsaal (2nd floor), 10117 Berlin

06 September 2017, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Room 220

25 August 2017 – 27 August 2017

Visual Science of Art Conference

Organized by Claus-Christian Carbon (Bamberg) & Joerg Fingerhut (Berlin)

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin

13 July 2017, 18.30 – 20.30

Alumni Talk Series: Milena Rabovsky (Berlin) and Joerg Fingerhut (Berlin)

“N400 amplitudes reflect change in a probabilistic representation of meaning: Evidence from a neural network” and “Complexity and beauty in art”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Room 144 (ground floor), 10117 Berlin

10 July 2017 – 11 July 2017

Communication, reasoning, and social epistemology

International conference

05 July 2017, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Room 122

27 June 2017, 17.30 – 19.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Gesa Hartwigsen (Leipzig)

“Modulating language networks with transcranial magnetic stimulation: Functional relevance, adaptive plasticity and effective connectivity on the systems level”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstrasse 56 , 10117 Berlin, Room 144 (ground floor)

25 June 2017 – 01 July 2017

Summer School on Aegina Island, Greece

“The Social Brain: Embodiment and culture”

24 June 2017, 17.00 – 23.59

Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften 2017

Unser Programm ist jetzt online!

23 June 2017 – 25 June 2017

Academic Retreat

M&B members with cooperation partner Bar-Ilan University

17 June 2017, 11.00 – 17.30

Subjectivity, Commitment, and “Acting together”

Mini-workshop. Registration required.

Venue: Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Luisenstrasse 56, Raum 220 (1st floor), 10117 Berlin

07 June 2017, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Room 122

01 June 2017, 18.30 – 20.30

Alumni Talk Series: Vera Ludwig (Berlin) and Sophie Herbst (Lübeck)

Ludwig: “Can being in the here and now help you achieve your goals? A review of evidence and ideas on the relation of willpower and mindfulness” / Herbst: “One clock? Mechanisms of implicit and explicit timing”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Room 144 (ground floor), 10117 Berlin

15 May 2017, 17.00 – 20.00

Leopoldina Lecture: Nobel laureate Edvard Moser (Trondheim)

“Grid cells and the brain’s map of space”

Venue: Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus, Lecture Hall, Luisenstraße 58/59, 10117 Berlin

11 May 2017, 18.30 – 20.30

Alumni Talk Series: Daniel Margulies (Leipzig) and Lia Sanders (Fortaleza, Brazil)

Margulies: “Towards topographic principles of cortical connectivity” / Sanders: “Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) as adjuvant treatment in schizophrenia”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Room 144 (ground floor), 10117 Berlin

03 May 2017, 12.30 – 13.30

CANCELLED! Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Room 144

27 April 2017, 18.30 – 20.30

Alumni Talk Series: Ryszard Auksztulewicz (Oxford) and Christoph Korn (Hamburg)

Auksztulewicz: “Sensory predictions are modulated by attention and task relevance: evidence from electrophysiology and modelling” / Korn: “How do we solve multi-step decision-making problems? Optimal versus heuristic solutions”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Room 144 (ground floor), 10117 Berlin

20 April 2017, 18.30 – 20.00

Distinguished Lecture Series: John Campbell (Berkeley)

“Mental causation and the philosophy of psychiatry” + Meet the Speaker (Friday 10-12)

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Festsaa, 2nd floor, 10117 Berlin

19 April 2017 – 21 April 2017

Causation in psychiatry

Workshop with John Campbell (Berkeley)

12 April 2017, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Room 122

05 April 2017, 08.45 – 20.30

M&B Admission Presentations 2017

M&B Scientific Council and invited junior researchers only

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Room 220 (ground floor), 10117 Berlin

03 April 2017, 14.00 – 15.30

Guest Lecture: Kinga Igloi (Geneva)

“Neural basis of associative memory in humans: from spatial navigation to sleep dependent memory consolidation”

Venue: Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin, Room 144 (ground floor 9)

16 March 2017, 19.00 – 20.00

Public Symposium Keynote Lecture (in German): Christine Heim (Berlin)

„Neurobiologische Folgen früher Stresserfahrung“

16 March 2017 – 17 March 2017

5th Mind, Brain & Body Symposium

Part of Brain Awareness Week 2017

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Festsaal 2nd floor, 10117 Berlin

15 March 2017 – 16 March 2017

Me & I. Conceptual and empirical perspectives on the self

Symposium hosted by Vittorio Gallese. Program now online!

13 March 2017, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Richard Menary (Macquarie Univ)

“Enculturating cognition”

Venue: Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Room 220 (1st floor), 10117 Berlin

13 March 2017 – 17 March 2017

Brain Awareness Week 2017

Das Programm ist jetzt online!

02 March 2017, 18.30 – 20.30

Alumni Talk Series: Emiliano Zaccarella (Leipzig) and Bianca van Kemenade (Marburg)

Zaccarella: “Approaching language from below: Neural basis of minimally complex linguistic expressions” / Van Kemenade: “Predicting the multisensory consequences of one’s own action”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Room 144 (ground floor), 10117 Berlin

02 March 2017, 16.00 – 17.30

Career talk with alumni Bianca van Kemenade and Florian Niefind

M&B members only!

Venue: Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin, Room 224, 1st floor (room tbc)

01 March 2017, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Room 122

22 February 2017, 17.30 – 19.00

Winter School Keynote Lecture: Eric-Jan Wagenmakers (Amsterdam)

“The methodological metamorphosis of neuroscience”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Campus Nord, Haus 18 (H18), Lecture Hall 2, For location of H18 see map: https://www.biologie.hu-berlin.de/de/institut/lageplan

20 February 2017 – 24 February 2017

6th Winter School Ethics and Neuroscience

Program is online!

16 February 2017, 18.30 – 20.00

Alumni Talk Series: Annika Dix (Dresden) and Laura Kaltwasser (Berlin)

Dix: “Mathematical abilities: Why are some of us more gifted than others and how can we use incentive motivation to improve performance?” / Kaltwasser: “From interpersonal abilities to the social self”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Room 220 (1st floor), 10117 Berlin

02 February 2017, 18.30 – 20.00

Distinguished Lecture Series: Simon Baron-Cohen (Cambridge)

“The prenatal sex steroid theory of autism”

Venue: Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Festsaal (2nd floor), 10117 Berlin,

01 February 2017, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Room 123

19 January 2017, 18.30 – 20.30

Alumni Talk Series: Sven Ohl (Berlin) and Thorsten Kahnt (Chicago)

Ohl: “The impact of eye movements on vision and memory” / Kahnt: “How the human brain represents future rewards for goal-directed behavior”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, R. 220 (1st floor), 10117 Berlin

11 January 2017, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Room 220