EuroCogSci 2019

September 2, 2019 - September 4, 2019
Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Congress Hall
Universitätsstraße 150
Bochum 44801

This will be an accessible event, including organized related activities

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Keynote speakers:

University of Glasgow
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Central European University
University of East Anglia


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The conference EuroCogSci 2019 aims at providing a platform for discussing the most recent developments in Cognitive Science. It will feature contributed papers, symposia, and posters covering all subfields of cognitive science, bringing together a large number of experts from Europe and overseas. 

Venue:Ruhr-Universität Bochum 
Start:Monday, September 2nd, 2019 
End:Wednesday, September 4th, 2019 

Keynote Speakers: 
Lawrence Barsalou (University of Glasgow)
Julia Fischer (Universität Göttingen)
Patrick Haggard (UCL, London)
Asifa Majid (Max Planck Institutefor Psycholinguistics)
Brian McLaughlin (Rutgers University)
Natalie Sebanz (CEU, Hungary)
John Spencer (University of East Anglia)

Invited Symposia:

I: Situated Robotics and its Applications
Minoru Asada (Osaka University) and Etienne Burdet (Imperial College London)  

II: Evolutionary Robotics
Dario Floreano (EPFL) and Patrícia A. Vargas (Heriot-Watt University)  

III: Theory of Mind and Its Developments
Ágnes M. Kovács (CEU) and Albert Newen (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)  

Contributed Symposia:

I: The Logic and Cognitive Science of Inferential Conditionals
Shira Elqayam (De Montfort), Igor Douven (Sorbonne), Robert van Rooji (Ansterdam), Katrin Schulz (Amsterdam), Vincenzo Crupi (Turin), Niels Skovgaard-Olsen (Göttingen)  

II: Losing Our Grip: Psychopathology and Embodied Predictive Processing.
Julian Kivestein (Amsterdam), Jelle Bruineberg (Amsterdam), Regina Fabry (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)  

III: Cognition in Biological Systems.
Fred Keijzer (Groeningen), Rosa Cao (Stanford), Marc Artiga (València)  

IV: Concepts and Reasoning in Mathematics: Neural, behavioral and philosophical perspectives
Véronique Izard (CNRS & Paris Descartes), Yacin Hamami (Vrije University Brussel), Marie Amalric (Carnegie Mellon), Valeria Giardino (Archives Henri-Poincaré)  

V: Conditions and Consequences of Adopting Intentional Stance Toward Other Agents.
Tobias Schlicht (Ruhr-Universität Bochum), Agnieszka Wykowska (Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Genova), Kai Vogeley (Uniklinik Köln)  

VI: Explainable Intelligent Systems and the Trustworthiness of Artificial Experts.
Timo Speith (Saarland), Eva Schmidt (Saarland), Andreas Sesing (Saarland), Tina Feldkamp (Saarland)

Local organizing team: 

Main organizer: Albert Newen.

Scientific managers: Sabrina Coninx, Alfredo Vernazzani.

Further local organizers: Onur Güntürkün, Dorothea Kolossa, Beate Krickel, Jonas Rose, Tobias Schlicht, Gregor Schöner, Markus Werning, Pascale Willemsen.

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#Cognitive Science, #Robotics, #Artificial Intelligence, #Neuroscience, #Linguistics, #Philosophy of Cognitive Science, #Philosophy of Mind, #Philosophy of Computation