June 5 Cognitive Neuroscience Retreat

Annual Spring Retreat for Cognitive Neuroscience in San Diego

Saturday, June 5, 2004 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Del Mar Hilton, 15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar

THEME: Social Cogniton

Registration Deadline is May 28, 2004

retreat website

Registered Participants

This retreat is sponsored by the NIMH Cognitive Neuroscience Training Program of
the Institute for Neural Computation.


** Recent Advances in Cognitive Neuroscience in San Diego:

8:30 AM to 10:30 AM

Brief 5 minute presentation on recent research by faculty and students.
If you would like to make a presentation please send a title below or
on the retreat web site:

** Keynote Address

11:00 AM
Ralph Adolphs, Caltech
“The future of social cognitive neuroscience”

** Buffet lunch

** Afternoon Symposium on Social Cogniton

1:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Andrea Chiba (Cognitive Science)
“A role for the Amygdala in encoding expected
outcomes during learning”

James Goodson (Psychology)
“The Neural Construction of Social Behavior:
Evolutionary Themes and Variations

Ursula Bellugi (Salk)
“Social Cognition in Williams Syndrome:
Behavior, Brain Systems and Genetics”

Javier Movellan (INC)

“Social Interactions with Robots”

Lisa Stefanacci (Salk)

“The brain basis of social cognition:
Aanatomy in the 21st century”

** Closing remarks:

Terry Sejnowski, UCSD and Salk

If you plan to attend, please register on the website
no later than May 28, 2004 in order to reserve a lunch.

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