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LINGUIST List 22.1415

Sat Mar 26 2011

Confs: Neurolinguistics/United Kingdom

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        1.     Antje Hollaender , 2nd IMPRS NeuroCom Summer School at the ICN

Message 1: 2nd IMPRS NeuroCom Summer School at the ICN
Date: 25-Mar-2011
From: Antje Hollaender <hollaendercbs.mpg.de>
Subject: 2nd IMPRS NeuroCom Summer School at the ICN
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2nd IMPRS NeuroCom Summer School at the ICN

Date: 06-Jul-2011 - 08-Jul-2011
Location: London, United Kingdom
Contact: Antje Hollaender
Contact Email: hollaendercbs.mpg.de
Meeting URL: http://imprs-neurocom.mpg.de/summerschool

Linguistic Field(s): Neurolinguistics

Meeting Description:

The 2nd Summer School of the 'International Max Planck Research School
on Neuroscience of Communication: Function, Structure, and Plasticity'
(IMPRS NeuroCom) is jointly run by the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience,
University College London and the Max Planck Institute for Human
Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig.

Target group:
The Summer School is relevant for anybody working in cognitive
Neuroscience, including linguists.

We cordially invite national and international doctoral students, but also
Master's students and post-docs conducting research in the interdisciplinary
field of cognitive neuroscience. Participants are invited to present their
current project in form of a poster.

Keynote Speakers

Wednesday 6 July: Neuroscience of Communication
Organisers: Sophie Scott, Mairead MacSweeney
Angela D. Friederici
Thomas C. Gunter
Peter Indefrey
Cathy J. Price

Thursday 7 July: Sensory Processes
Organisers: Patrick Haggard, Jon Driver
Marc O. Ernst
Sabrina Pitzalis
Geraint Rees
Arno Villringer

Friday 8 July: Neural Connectivity
Organiser: Klaas Stephan
Rosalyn Moran
Marc Tittgemeyer

Friday 8 July: States of Consciousness
Organiser: Vincent Walsh
Quinton Deeley
Steven Laureys

Venue:
Lecture Theatre
33 Queen Square Lecture
WC1A 3BG London
United Kingdom

Registration fee:
£175

Working language:
English

Registration deadline: 31 March, 2011
Online registration: http://imprs-
neurocom.mpg.de/summerschool/registration

The programme can be found here: http://imprs-
neurocom.mpg.de/summerschool/schedule

The summer school will offer an unforgettable experience, with world-class
lecturers covering the following research fields:

- Sensory processes
- Language processes
- States of consciousness
- Neural connectivity

In addition, there will be active sessions in order to offer students a chance
to acquire/enhance specific skills. All courses are designed to challenge and
inspire the participants.

- Poster presentations
- Experimental design workshop
- Neuroimaging methods workshop
- Scientific presentation skills workshop



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