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2013

05 December 2013, 18.30 – 21.00

RESCHEDULED! M&B Poster Presentations

Moved to: 23 January 2014!

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

28 November 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Friedemann Pulvermüller (Berlin)

“How neurons make meaning: An integrative perspective on philosophical, psychological and neuroscience aspects of semantics”

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

20 November 2013 – 22 November 2013

Berlin Brain Days 2013

Registration now open!

19 November 2013, 18.00 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Mitchell S. Green (Connecticut)

“Gesture, ostension, and meaning”

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

14 November 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Giuseppe Longo (ENS Paris)

“Modelling in natural sciences: continua vs discrete or the necessity of contingency”

Venue: Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Humboldt-Universitäöt zu Berlin, Luisenstra0e 56, FESTSAAL 2nd floor, 10117 Berlin

07 November 2013, 15.30 – 17.00

Mind-Brain Career Talk: “University Careers”

Guests: Prof. Dr. Katja Werheid (HU Berlin) & Prof. Dr. Katja Liebal (FU Berlin). Please register!

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

31 October 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Isabel Dziobek (Berlin)

“Can you train the brain to be social? Lessons to be learnt from
psychopathology”

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

24 October 2013, 17.30 – 21.00

M&B Semester Opening

For M&B faculty, postdocs, doctoral candidates and master students

24 October 2013, 17.30 – 18.30

Special Mind-Brain Lecture: Tania Singer (Berlin)

“The human potential for empathy, compassion, and altruism from the perspective of social neuroscience”

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

16 October 2013, 10.00 – 17.30

“Beauty and Value”. Open Meeting in Neuroesthetics

This meeting is fully booked - waiting list only! Organizers: Semir Zeki (UCL) and Ray Dolan (UCL)

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

15 October 2013, 18.00 – 20.00

Distinguished Invited Lecture: Winfried Menninghaus (Frankfurt a. Main)

“Towards an empirical aesthetics of language and literature”

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

07 October 2013 – 11 October 2013

Teaching Weeks Course 6: Cognitive Science

for Cohorts 5 & 6

02 October 2013, 09.00 – 16.30

“Logisches Argumentieren für WissenschaftlerInnen”

Dr. Malte Engel (M&B Alumnus). Please register!

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

27 September 2013, 15.00 – 16.30

Mind-Brain Career Talk: “Coaching and Training”

Dr. Jan Prause-Stamm (M&B Alumnus) & Tim Quester. Please register!

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

26 September 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Yee Lee Shing (Berlin)

“The development of episodic memory across the lifespan”

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

19 September 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Distinguished Lecture Series: Antonio Rangel (CalTech)

“The neuroeconomics of simple choice”

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

13 September 2013, 09.00 – 10.45

Public Trial Lectures

W1 Professorship “Cognition in neurological diseases” (Mind & Brain)

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Campus Nord, Haus 4 (Ostertag-Haus), Hörsaal 4, Raum 111,

12 September 2013, 18.00 – 19.30

KOSMOS Public Lecture: Tom Johnstone (Reading)

“Emotion: Friend or foe? Examining the brain’s delicate emotional balancing act”

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

11 September 2013, 18.00 – 19.30

KOSMOS Public Lecture: Marcel Brass (Ghent/Nijmegen)

“Shared representations of perception and action”

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

10 September 2013, 18.00 – 21.00

Symposium: “The effect of economic crisis and austerity on mental health and services in Europe”

with Marina Karanikolos (London), Dimitra Panteli (TU Berlin), Daniel Rühmkorf (FrAktion Gesundheit), Stefanie Vogelsang (CDU), Andreas Heinz (Charité)

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

09 September 2013, 18.00 – 19.30

KOSMOS Public Lecture: Frédérique de Vignemont (Paris)

“Feeling another’s pain”

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

05 September 2013, 18.00 – 19.30

KOSMOS Public Lecture: Vittorio Gallese (Parma)

“Embodied simulation: A second-person approach to social cognition”

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

03 September 2013, 18.00 – 19.30

KOSMOS Public Lecture: Moshe Bar (Bar-Ilan)

“Future memory”

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

01 September 2013 – 14 September 2013

KOSMOS Summer University 2013

“Human sociality and the brain: Decision making in social contexts”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

05 August 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Michael Richardson (Cincinnati)

“Investigating the complex dynamics of joint-action and social coordination”

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

05 August 2013, 10.00 – 16.00

“Dynamics of joint-action and social behavior: Theory, modeling and research”

A one-day workshop with Michael Richardson (Cincinnati)

Venue: Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience, HU Campus Nord, Philippstraße 13, House 2, Computerpool

31 July 2013 – 03 August 2013

CogSci 2013: 35th Cognitive Science Society Conference

“Cooperative Minds. Social interaction and group dynamics”, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin & Berlin School of Mind and Brain

17 July 2013 – 18 July 2013

“Free Energy Principle: Unifying theory of brain function”

Workshop with Karl Friston (UCL). Registration closed!

Venue: Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Festsaal, 10117 Berlin

15 July 2013, 18.00 – 19.30

Special Guest Lecture: Michael Devitt (CUNY)

"The role of intuitions in the philosophy of language"

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

11 July 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Harald Clahsen (Potsdam)

“How late bilinguals process complex words”

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

27 June 2013, 09.00 – 17.30

“Social cognition”

One-day workshop (six public lectures)

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

11 June 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Louise Antony (UMass Amherst)

“In Praise of Loose Talk: On the notion of ‘rule-following’ in cognitive science”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Haus 1, R. 144 (ground floor), 10117 Berlin

10 June 2013 – 12 June 2013

M&B Academic Retreat 2013

Not open to the public.

Venue: Der Cöpenicker e.V., Gästehaus am Flussbad, Gartenstraße 42–50, 12557 Berlin, www.der-coepenicker.de

08 June 2013, 16.00 – 23.00

Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften Berlin & Potsdam

Das Mind & Brain-Programm ist online!

Venue: Humboldt Graduate School, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin, [Es wird voraussichtlich eine Kasse für die LNdW im Foyer eingerichtet werden]

06 June 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Distinguished Lecture Series: Joseph Levine (UMass Amherst)

“The conscious mind and the computational brain: Where is the gap?”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Haus 1, R. 144 (ground floor), 10117 Berlin

22 May 2013, 18.15 – 20.00

Guest Lecture: Owen Flanagan (Duke)

“Why the hard problem of consciousness is not so hard” (location: Unter den Linden 6, R. 3059)

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Institut für Philosophie, Unter den Linden 6, R. 3059, 10117 Berlin,

25 April 2013 – 26 April 2013

3rd Einstein Fellowship Symposium on “Decision-making”

A London–Berlin meeting, organized by Raymond J. Dolan (London)

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin, , Talks: Festsaal, 2nd floor, Posters: Foyer + Room 144, ground floor

17 April 2013 – 21 April 2013

Neuro-philosophical workshop in Venice (San Servolo)

M&B members only! Joint meeting with Graduate School Systemic Neuroscience, Munich

11 April 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Felix Hasler (Berlin)

“Neuromythology”

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

11 April 2013, 15.45 – 17.30

Curriculum Committee meeting

Not open to the public

Venue: R. 122 (ground floor), Luisenstraße 56

13 March 2013, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Katharina von Kriegstein (Berlin/Leipzig)

“How we hear with our visual system”

Venue: Ort: Humboldt Graduate School (HGS), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Festsaal (2nd floor), Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin

12 March 2013, 19.00 – 21.00

Lesung und Diskussion: Felix Hasler (Berlin)

“Neuromythologie” - eine Streitschrift

Venue: Humboldt Graduate School (HGS), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Raum 144 (Erdgeschoss), Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin

11 March 2013 – 15 March 2013

Brain Awareness Week 2013

Das komplette Programm

Venue: Verschiedene Orte

04 March 2013 – 08 March 2013

Teaching Weeks Course 4: Basic Philosophical Concepts and Philosophy of Mind

Course not open to the public!

25 February 2013 – 01 March 2013

Teaching Weeks Course 3: Cognitive Neuroscience

Course not open to the public!

20 February 2013, 17.00 – 18.00

Public Keynote Lecture Winter School: Gabriel Curio (Berlin)

“Ethical issues of brain–computer interfaces: Fire by desire or fire by decision?”

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

18 February 2013 – 22 February 2013

Winter School Ethics and Neuroscience

Organized by Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience. Registration required!

Venue: Bernstein Center for Computationel Neuroscience Berlin, Humboldt-Universität Campus Nord, Philippstraße 13, Haus 6, 10117 Berlin

28 January 2013 – 01 February 2013

Teaching Weeks Course 2: Neuroimaging

Course not open to the public!

17 January 2013, 18.30 – 21.00

Graduation Ceremony to Celebrate Completion of M&B Doctoral Program

Invitation to graduates, alumni, members, associates and friends of M&B and their guests

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Haus 1, Festsaal, 2nd floor, 10117 Berlin

17 January 2013, 17.00 – 18.30

Scientific Council Meeting

M&B faculty members only!

Venue: Humboldt Graduate School, Luisenstraße 56, R. 122 (Ground Floor)