Archive events  

2015

10 December 2015, 18.30 – 21.30

M&B Poster Presentations 2015

Posters by M&B doctoral candidates and UCL guests

10 December 2015, 17.00 – 10 December 2015, 18.30

MOVED TO JANUARY: Scientific Council meeting

03 December 2015 – 04 December 2015

“Patterns in science: levels, perspectives and explanations”

Workshop with Carl Craver

02 December 2015, 18.30 – 20.00

Distinguished Lecture Series: Carl Craver (St Louis)

“Memory, time and agency”

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

28 November 2015, 09.30 – 18.00

Workshop “Self and Other” with Dan Zahavi

Exploring subjectivity, empathy, and shame

27 November 2015, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Dan Zahavi (Copenhagen)

“Phenomenology of the We: Reciprocal empathy, self-alienation, and plural self-awareness” (new title)

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

20 November 2015, 19.00 – 21.30

M&B Science Slam

Features 5 of the very best mind and brain researchers!

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

09 November 2015 – 10 November 2015

„Karriereentwicklung für (Post-)DoktorandInnen“

Workshop für MitarbeiterInnen an Universitäten und außeruniversitären Forschungseinrichtungen

03 November 2015, 18.15 – 20.00

Guest Lecture: David Rosenthal (CUNY)

“A quality-space theory of the modalities”

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



29 October 2015, 18.30 – 20.00

Distinguished Lecture Series: David Rosenthal (City Univ. of New York)

“The consciousness of mental states”

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

27 October 2015 – 31 October 2015

M&B Travel Awards 2015

Special focus: “consciousness” and “attention”

23 October 2015 – 24 October 2015

2nd Einstein Workshop Jesse Prinz

“Impure perception”. Non-sensory influence on sensory processing

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

22 October 2015, 19.00 – 21.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Michael Arbib (University of Southern California)

“When brains design/experience buildings”

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

14 October 2015, 18.00 – 21.00

Paul B. Baltes Lecture 2015: Raymond J. Dolan

“Circuits for social cognition”
(at Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities)

Venue: Leibniz Lecture Hall, Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Jägerstraße 22-23 (Entrance Markgrafenstraße), 10117 Berlin

13 October 2015, 18.30 – 20.00

Distinguished Lecture Series: Scott Grafton (UC Santa Barbara)

“Why do some people learn faster than others?”

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

29 September 2015 – 02 October 2015

Cutting EEG (II) 2015

Cutting-edge methods for EEG research on cognition

24 September 2015, 18.30

Distinguished Lecture Series: Torsten Wilholt (Hannover)

“Why and in what sense ought scientific research to be free?”

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

24 September 2015 – 25 September 2015

M&B Alumni Conference

10 September 2015, 18.30 – 20.00

Distinguished Lecture Series: Elizabeth F. Loftus (UC Irvine)

“The memory factory”
Fully booked, but livestream available!

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

31 July 2015

1st Einstein Workshop Jesse Prinz

“What are aesthetic evalutations?”

16 July 2015, 18.30 – 20.00

KOSMOS Mind-Brain Lecture: Tom Johnstone (Reading)

“Probing the neural circuitry of emotion & cognition with fMRI, psychophysiology and TMS”

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

09 July 2015, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Daniel Povinelli (Univ. of Louisiana at Lafayette)

“How the chimpanzee got its theory of mind without even trying”

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

02 July 2015, 12.15 – 13.45

Guest Lecture: Gregor Kohls (Aachen)

“Neural reward imbalance and the origin of autism"

Venue: Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Raum 220 (first floor), Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin

29 June 2015, 19.30 – 21.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Jesse Prinz (CUNY/Einstein Visiting Fellow)

“Is art an evolutionary adaptation or a recent invention?”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Cluster "Image-Knowledge-Gestaltung", Sophienstrasse 22a, 10178 Berlin , (2nd floor, rear building)

29 June 2015 – 01 July 2015

Inaugural Einstein Workshop Jesse Prinz

“Consciousness, emotions, and values”

18 June 2015 – 19 June 2015

“The nature and origins of human cognition”

International conference

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

13 June 2015, 17.00 – 23.59

Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften

Programm der Berlin School of Mind and Brain

12 June 2015 – 15 June 2015

KOSMOS Dialog: Edouard Machery

“Inference, explanation, & prediction in the mind/brain sciences”

09 June 2015, 18.15 – 20.00

Guest lecture: Brian McLaughlin (Rutgers)

“Mind-dust, magic, or a conceptual gap?”

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

01 June 2015, 18.15 – 20.00

Guest Lecture: Tom Digby (Springfield College)

“How to Build a Man: War, sex, and misogyny in the construction of masculinity”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Dorotheenstrasse 24, Room 1.406, 10117 Berlin

31 May 2015 – 05 June 2015

German-Israeli Summer School: Public talks

Speakers: Brass, Haynes, Pauen, Villringer, Zaidel, Zion Golumbic

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

21 May 2015, 12.15 – 13.45

NEW DATE: 2 JULY! Guest Lecture: Gregor Kohls (Aachen)

“Neural reward imbalance and the origin of autism"

Venue: Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Raum 220 (first floor), Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin

20 May 2015, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Andrea Scarantino (Georgia)

“Emotional action between automaticity and control”

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

11 May 2015 – 13 June 2015

M&B Academic Retreat 2015

For cohorts 6, 7, 8 and postdoctoral guests

Venue: Schloß Tornow, Fürstenberg

09 May 2015, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Marianna Ambrosecchia (Parma)

“Behavioural and autonomic correlates during social interactions. Implications for anorexia”

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

29 April 2015, 18.30 – 20.00

Distinguished Lecture Series: Paul Whalen (Dartmouth/Hanover)

“Face to face with the emotional brain”

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

23 March 2015, 19.30 – 23 March 2015, 21.00

Guest Lecture: Julia Fischer (Göttingen)

“Ignorance and flexibility in nonhuman primate communication” - Registration required!

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

23 March 2015 – 25 March 2015

“Reciprocity and social cognition”

International symposium

20 March 2015, 09.00 – 20.00

Symposium “Mind, Brain & Body”

Part of International Brain Awareness Week 2015

Venue: Festsaal, Humboldt Graduate School, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin

16 March 2015 – 20 March 2015

Brain Awareness Week 2015 in Berlin

Programm jetzt online!

11 March 2015 – 15 March 2015

Neuro-philosophical workshop in Venice (San Servolo)

with graduate school Systemic Neurosciences, LMU München

23 February 2015, 12.00 – 24 February 2015, 14.00

Personalentwicklung für den wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs: Status Quo, Best Practice, Perspektiven

Fachtagung für die Mitglieder der Exzellenzinitiative

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Humboldt Graduate School, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin

23 February 2015 – 27 February 2015

Winter School on Ethics and Neuroscience

organized by Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience & Berlin School of Mind and Brain

09 February 2015, 18.15 – 19.45

CANCELLED! Current Issues in Philosophy: Katja Crone (Dortmund)

Varieties of reciprocity in social cognition

02 February 2015, 18.15 – 19.45

Current Issues in Philosophy: Holger Lyre (Magdeburg)

“Levels and structural explanations in computational neuroscience”

29 January 2015, 18.30 – 22.00

Graduation Ceremony 2015

M&B members only. Please register!

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

28 January 2015, 19.00 – 20.30

Public debate & press conference (in German)

“Ideas for better brain research”

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

26 January 2015, 18.15 – 19.45

Current Issues in Philosophy: Lise Marie Andersen (Aarhus)

Free will and mental causation - the neuroscience and the metaphysics

19 January 2015, 18.15 – 19.45

Current Issues in Philosophy: James Ladyman (Bristol)

“Physicalism, causal exclusion and scientific realism”

12 January 2015, 18.15 – 19.45

Current Issues in Philosophy: Sebastian Watzl (Oslo)

“Consciousness beyond appearances: attentional organization, phenomenal priming, and reflexive awareness”

05 January 2015, 18.15 – 19.45

Current Issues in Philosophy: Jan Adrian Alsmith (Copenhagen)

“Imagine that is yours”