CFP: A View from which Mind? The Neuroethics Perspective

Submission deadline: April 10, 2014

Conference date(s):
May 14, 2014 - May 16, 2014

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Conference Venue:

University of Padua
Padua, Italy

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Keynote Speakers (among others)
Michael Gazzaniga
Diego Marconi
Laura Boella
Michele Di Francesco
Pierre Jacob
Tania Singer
Karsten Stueber

Conference Topics

Contributions will be considered for presentation insofar as they deal with topics broadly related to neuroethics, such as the applications and the philosophical, social, medical, psychological, legal, economic, and political consequences of research in neuroscience and in cognitive sciences. Contributions can be experimental, theoretical, analytical, or critical works.

Submission Guidelines and Attendance

Participants can only send one contribution as first authors, but they can appear as second authors of other contributions.
Abstracts must be submitted to [email protected], in either .doc or .pdf format. Any request of information should be sent to the same e-mail address.
Abstracts must be ready for blind review.
The submission file must contain only the title of the contribution, the abstract and the references.  Abstracts should not exceed 500 words, plus 10 references records, which will not be considered in the words count.
Abstracts can be written either in Italian or in English, according to the language chosen for the paper.

In the text of the e-mail authors should indicate their personal information:
-       name and family name;
-       affiliation (if any);
-       areas of interest;
-       title of the paper;
-       e-mail address;
-       phone number.

Deadlines and Reviewing Process

The deadline for abstract submission is April 10th, 2014.

Abstracts will be subject to blind review. The Scientific Committee will be selected from members of the Italian Society for Neuroethics (

Accepted papers will have 25 minutes for presentation, plus 10 minutes for discussion.

All authors of selected papers, if attending, will have to subscribe to the Conference. The fee for the author presenting the paper will be 35 Euros.

Conference Program

It will be possible to consult the Conference program, as soon as it is ready, on the website of the Italian Society for Neuroethics (

Organizing Committee:

Andrea Lavazza, Centro Universitario Internazionale, Arezzo
Giuseppe Sartori, Università di Padova
Alberto Oliverio, Università La Sapienza (SINe president)
Roberto Mordacci, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele (SINe vice-president)

Organizing Secretary:

Francesca Gnoato, Università di Padova
e-mail: [email protected]
Sarah Songhorian, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele
Email: [email protected]

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