Archive events  

2016

15 December 2016, 19.00 – 21.00

Mindoff Bar

A sleep-and-mind-wandering-themed cocktail bar experiment.

02 December 2016, 18.00 – 20.00

M&B 10th Anniversary Newsletter Launch & Christmas/Winter Season Party

M&B members and associates only.

18 November 2016 – 20 November 2016

Experimental moral psychology and philosophy

1.5-day workshop on methods and new directions, and 1-day conference

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

17 November 2016, 19.00 – 21.30

Einstein Keynote and Talk: Jesse Prinz (New York / Berlin)

“The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: How emotions shape experience”. Please register!

Venue: Silent Green Kulturquartier, Gerichtstraße 35, 13347 Berlin

16 November 2016, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Raum 123

26 October 2016, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Raum 144

21 October 2016, 17.00 – 21.30

M&B 10th Anniversary Graduation Ceremony

to celebrate the completion of the M&B doctoral program and M&B Master's program in 2016

20 October 2016, 18.30 – 21.30

M&B 10th Anniversary Poster Presentations 2016

Posters by M&B doctoral candidates and guests from UCL

19 October 2016, 18.00 – 22.00

M&B 10th Anniversary Event

Lecture & Reception for M&B members & associates only!

18 October 2016, 16.30 – 18.00

Alumni Talk Series: Holger Gerhardt (Bonn) and Timo Stein (Amsterdam)

Gerhardt: “Concentration bias in intertemporal choice” / Stein: “Competition for visual awareness: What determines what we see?”

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

17 October 2016 – 21 October 2016

Travel Awards 2016

14 October 2016, 16.15 – 17.45

Guest lecture: Tomás Ossandón (Universidad Católica of Chile)

“Electroencephalographic approach to the study of the default-mode network”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin, Room 123 (ground floor)

07 October 2016, 18.15 – 19.45

Guest Lecture: Gema Martin-Ordas (Newcastle)

“What will you need? The Bischof-Köhler hypothesis at test in preschoolers”

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

21 September 2016, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Raum 144

17 August 2016, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Room 220

01 August 2016 – 07 August 2016

Embodiments: Exhibition and Workshop

Call for registration for talks, discussions, round table on 6 August.

21 July 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Eric Knowles (NYU)

“Social-class cultures: How resource ecologies shape social attention
and Theory of Mind”

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

13 July 2016, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Raum 220

11 July 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Distinguished Lecture Series: Paul Thagard (Univ. of Waterloo)

“Brain mechanisms explain emotion and consciousness”

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

08 July 2016, 18.00 – 19.30

Mind-Brain Lecture: Irina Mikhalevich (Washington Univ. St. Louis)

“No simplicity simpliciter”

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

08 July 2016, 14.00 – 17.00

Reading Group: Irina Mikhalevich (St. Louis) and Richard Moore (Berlin)

“The concept of simplicity in science”

Venue: Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstrasse 56, Room 122 (ground floor), 10117 Berlin

07 July 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Russell Powell (Boston)

“Convergent evolution as natural experiment: The radical contingency of body and mind reconsidered”

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

04 July 2016, 14.00 – 18.00

On “truth”: Wolfgang Künne (Hamburg) and Keith Simmons (Connecticut)

“Is the truth operator (propositionally) redundant? Reflections on Bolzano and Frege” and “Semantic singularities”

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

26 June 2016 – 02 July 2016

Summer School on Aegina Island (Greece)

“Social Cognition: From interactions to intersubjectivity”

20 June 2016 – 22 June 2016

M&B Academic Retreat 2016

For cohorts 7, 8, 9 and postdoctoral guests

Venue: Schloß Tornow, Fürstenberg

15 June 2016, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Raum 220

11 June 2016, 17.00 – 23.59

Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften

Programm der Berlin School of Mind and Brain

Venue: Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, Erdgeschoss und 1. OG, 10117 Berlin

10 June 2016, 10.00 – 18.00

What is the role of emotion in language evolution?

One-day workshop

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

09 June 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Peter Gärdenfors (Wiko Berlin/Lund)

“The archaeology of teaching and the evolution of homo docens”

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

06 June 2016, 17.00 – 18.30

Mind-Brain Lecture: Idalmis Santiesteban (Cambridge)

“Understanding self-other processes in social cognition from behavioural and non-invasive brain stimulation studies”

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

27 May 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Leopoldina Lecture: Eric R. Kandel (New York)

“The role of functional prion-like proteins in the persistence of memory: a perspective”

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Audimax, Unter den Linden 6, 10117 Berlin

25 May 2016 – 28 May 2016

Conference „Psychologie und Gehirn“ in Berlin

Psychophysiological and neurocognitive basic research and their applications

18 May 2016, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Raum 220

13 May 2016, 11.00 – 12.30

Mind-Brain Lecture: Cristina Ottaviani (Rome)

“Heart rate variability as a biomarker of cognitive, emotional, and somatic health”

Venue: Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin, R. 123 (ground floor)

11 May 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Michael W. Cole (Rutgers)

“Brain network mechanisms of flexible cognitive control” - at Bernstein Center, Berlin

Venue: Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience (BCCN), HU Campus Nord, House 6, Philippstraße 13, BCCN Lecture Hall, 10115 Berlin

09 May 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Marianna Ambrosecchia (Parma)

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

Venue: Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstrasse 56, R. 123, 10117 Berlin

03 May 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Olaf Hauk (Cambridge)

“Can I have a quick word?”

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

01 May 2016 – 02 May 2016

4th Einstein Workshop Jesse Prinz

“Consciousness, emotion, and values”

21 April 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Dorit Bar-On (Wiko Berlin/Connecticut)

“Expression, communication, and origins of meaning: a philosophical perspective”

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

20 April 2016, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Raum 144

13 April 2016, 08.45 – 21.00

M&B Doctoral Symposium 2016

Talks by 22 international doctoral candidates.
M&B Scientific Council.

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Humboldt Graduate School building, Luisenstraße 56, Room 220 (first floor), 10117 Berlin

30 March 2016 – 31 March 2016

Two systems accounts of cognition and the nature of judgement

Workshop

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

23 March 2016, 12.30 – 13.30

Brown bag meeting “Luise 56”

For groups and researchers at Luisenstraße 56

Venue: Room 144

15 March 2016 – 16 March 2015

4th Mind, Brain & Body Symposium

Part of Brain Awareness Week 2016

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

14 March 2016 – 18 March 2016

International Brain Awareness Week 2016

The program is now online!

10 March 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Marcelo Berthier (Malaga)

“Functional and structural neural plasticity promoted by combined aphasia therapy and biological treatments”

Venue: Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin, Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Luisenstrasse 56, Haus 1, 10117 Berlin, Raum 144, ground floor

23 February 2016, 09.00 – 18.00

Humboldt-Universität Karrieretag / Career Day 2016

Lectures, panel discussions, information booths and much more

Venue: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Humboldt Graduate School, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin, Festsaal (second floor)

21 February 2016 – 25 February 2016

Retreat in Ein Gedi, Israel

M&B members only. Cooperation partner Bar-Ilan University, Israel

20 February 2016 – 21 February 2016

3rd Einstein Workshop Jesse Prinz

“Consciousness, emotions, and values”

17 February 2016, 17.30 – 19.00

Winter School Keynote Lecture: Walter Sinnott-Armstrong (Duke)

“Are psychopaths responsible?”

Venue: Location:, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Institute for Biology, Lecture Hall 1, Philippstraße 13, Haus 2 (access to Campus Nord also from Luisenstraße 56), 10115 Berlin

15 February 2016 – 19 February 2016

5th Winter School “Ethics and Neuroscience”

Organized by BCCN and M&B. Registration now open!

11 February 2016, 18.30 – 20.00

Mind-Brain Lecture: Luc Steels (Brussels/Wiko Berlin)

“Language as an evolutionary system in its own right”

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

09 February 2016, 10.00 – 11.30

Mind-Brain Lecture: Amit Lampit (Sydney)

“Cognitive training in older adults: from efficacy to prevention trials”

Venue: Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Room 123, Luisenstraße 56, 10117 Berlin,

22 January 2016, 18.00 – 21.00

M&B Graduation Ceremony

to celebrate the completion of the M&B doctoral program in 2015

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