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Wed Jun 06 2012

Confs: Cognitive Science, Neuroling/Brazil

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Date: 05-Jun-2012
From: Andreia Rauber <>
Subject: Language and Neuroscience Conference
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Language and Neuroscience Conference Short Title: LNC

Date: 29-Nov-2012 - 01-Dec-2012 Location: Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil Contact: Andreia Rauber Contact Email: < click here to access email > Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; Neurolinguistics

Meeting Description:

This conference will gather researchers interested in any topic concerning the relation between the study of language and neuroscience.

Keynote Speakers:

Peter Hagoort (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics in Nijmegen)Marta Kutas (University of California at San Diego)Leticia Maria Sicuro Corrêa (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro)

Organizing Committee:

Mailce Borges Mota (Chair, Federal University of Santa Catarina)Andreia Schurt Rauber (Catholic University of Pelotas)Pieter Seuren (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen)Camiel Hamans (European Parliament/Anne Vondeling Stichting)Heronides Maurílio de Melo Moura (Federal University of Santa Catarina)

November 29 Thursday

10:00 - 10:30Opening Ceremony

10:30 - 11:30Plenary Session:Peter HagoortThe Language-Ready Brain

11:30 - 12:00Discussion

12:00 - 14:00Lunch

14:00 - 16:00Paper presentations

16:00 - 16:30Coffee-break

16:30 - 18:30Paper presentations

November 30 Friday

09:00 - 10:00Plenary Session:Marta KutasAn Electrophysiological Look at Language: Knowing what happens when, to what degree, and in what context when something is happening almost all the time

10:00 - 10:30Discussion

10:30 - 12:00Paper presentations

12:00 - 14:00Lunch

14:00 - 16:00Paper presentations

16:00 - 16:30Coffee-break

16:30 - 17:30Plenary Session:Leticia Maria Sicuro CorrêaOn the Relationship between Linguistics, Psycholinguistics and Cognitive Neuroscience in the Light of the Three-Level Hypothesis and Minimalist Assumptions

17:30 - 18:00Discussion

December 1, Saturday

10:00 - 11:00Plenary Session:Pieter SeurenThe Implementation of Conceptual Structures in the Brain: A hopeful perspective

11:00 - 11:30Discussion

11:30 - 12:00Closing Ceremony

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