CFP: Evolution and Function of Consciousness - Summer Institute

Submission deadline: February 10, 2012

Conference date(s):
July 1, 2012 - July 9, 2012

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Conference Venue:

Cognitive Science Institute, Université du Québec à Montreal
Montréal, Canada

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The 2012 Summer Institute in Cognitive Sciences on the Evolution and Function of Consciousness (july 2012, Montréal, Canada) will feature a poster session. Information about this poster session is available at:

Deadline for submission: February 10th 2012

Theme of the Summer Institute: The Evolution and Function of Consciousness. When, where, how and why -since the origin of life on Earth about 4 billion years ago- did organisms' input/output functions become conscious input/output functions? What is the causal role of consciousness? 

Our list of speakers is avalaible at:

Registration will open early 2012.

Also, we remind students that the Summer School can be worth 3 credits. 

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