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  • 14 May 2019
    ABC lecture - David Poeppel | New York University and Max-Planck-Institute

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Brain rhythms and the encoding of structure

  • 29 Mar 2019
    ABC colloquium - Philippe Tobler | Zurich Center for Neuroeconomics, Department of Economics, University of Zurich, CH

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Selection of reward dimensions and risky alternatives

  • 26 Mar 2019
    ABC lecture - Helen Mayberg | Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY, US

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    *** unfortunately had to be CANCELLED ***

  • 7 Mar 2019
    ABC lecture - Rainer Goebel | Cognitive Neuroscience Vision, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, NL

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Multi-Scale Functional Brain Imaging: New insights for biological models of cognitive functions

  • 25 Jan 2019
    ABC colloquium - Tristan Bekinschtein | Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Institute, University of Cambridge, UK

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Cognitive dynamics of sleep and sedation transitions

  • 30 Nov 2018
    ABC colloquium - Keisuke Suzuki | Sackler Centre for Consciousness Science, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Studying Consciousness with Virtual Reality

  • 26 Oct 2018
    ABC colloquium - Sarah Jessen | University of Lübeck, DE

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Which factors impact infant emotion processing and what does that tell us about the underlying mechanisms?

  • 26 Oct 2018
    Swammerdam Lecture - Carlos Brody | Brodylab, Princeton Neuroscience Institute, Princeton, NJ, USA

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Neural circuit mechanisms underlying cognition in rats

  • 23 Oct 2018
    Joint lecture APRA x ABC - Tagliazucchi

    16:30 - 18:30 | Lecture

    * Lecture starts at 16:30 * (moved back by 30 minutes from original time!)

  • 28 Sep 2018
    ABC colloquium - Peter Bos | Utrecht University, NL

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The neuroendocrinology of human caregiving; implications for intergenerational transmission

  • 25 Sep 2018
    ABC x NIN lecture - Nancy Kanwisher | MIT Cambridge (MA)

    12:00 - 13:00 | Lecture

    ABC's first lecture in the lecture series 2018/19 will be a joint event, together with NIN.

  • 9 Jul 2018
    ABC Workshop: The evolution of emotions

    10:00 - 13:00 | Workshop

    What are the functions of emotions? How and why did they evolve? And what can we learn from studying how we communicate our emotions?

  • 29 Jun 2018
    ABC Networking Day: Connecting ABC treasures

    13:00 - 22:00 | Conference

    Get connected!

  • 28 Jun 2018
    Frontiers in Social Neuroscience

    09:00 - 00:00 | Symposium

    The international symposium “Frontiers in Social Neuroscience” will take place at the final day of the ABC Summer School on 28 June 2018. The speakers will cover a wide range of important topics in the field, ...

  • Start 18 Jun 2018
    End 28 Jun 2018
    ABC Summer School: Social Cognition and the Brain

    Course

    This event will take place between 18-28 June 2018 in Amsterdam. It brings together world-leading experts that share recent advances from their own research in the field of Social Cognition and Social Neuroscience.

  • 14 Jun 2018
    ABC talk - Philipp Sterzer | Charite Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, DE

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Unconscious visual information processing under interocular suppression

  • 25 May 2018
    ABC colloquium - Andreas Olsson | Karolinska Institute, SE

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The social transmission of fear and safety: From social to neural networks

  • 20 Apr 2018
    ABC colloquium - Christianne Jacobs | Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) · Psychological Sciences Research Institute, BE

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    ‘Conscious copies’ and their functional relevance in visual working memory

  • 19 Apr 2018
    ABC | Swammerdam lecture - Giulio Tononi

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    The burden of wake and the reasons of sleep

  • 23 Mar 2018
    ABC colloquium - Jennifer Bizley | University College London, UK

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    From hearing to listening — the role of auditory cortex in making sense of sounds.

  • 22 Mar 2018
    Misophonia - The First Symposium!

    13:00 - 17:00 | Symposium

    People with misophonia (meaning: hatred of sound) experience irritation, disgust and anger, triggered by sounds from other human beings.

  • 22 Mar 2018
    Brain SIN-posium Amsterdam

    09:00 - 17:20 | Symposium

    This one-day interdisciplinary SIN-posium focusses on the crosstalk between Stress, Inflammation and Nutrition and their effects on the brain throughout the lifespan.

  • 20 Mar 2018
    ABC lecture - Eveline Crone

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Self and others in adolescence.

  • 23 Feb 2018
    ABC colloquium - Sylvain Crochet | Laboratory of Sensory Processing, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), CH

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Large-scale sensory integration and cortical dynamics during goal-directed behavior in mice

  • 26 Jan 2018
    ABC colloquium - Maria Chait | University College London, UK

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    How the brain discovers predictable structure within rapidly unfolding sensory signals – evidence from human auditory cortex

  • 17 Jan 2018
    CONGres conference - Breaking Balance

    14:00 - 21:00 | Conference

    The CONGres conference is an annual event, organised by biomedical- and (psycho)biology students of student association CONGO of the University of Amsterdam. This year’s theme will be Breaking Balance.

  • 9 Jan 2018
    Addiction, a brain disease?

    20:15 - 22:00 | Symposium

    OBA, Public Library of Amsterdam - OBA Theatre, 7th floor (Oosterdokskade 143, 1011 DL Amsterdam)

  • 18 Dec 2017
    ABC colloquium - Michelle Greene | Stanford University, USA

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    From pixels to categories: the representational dynamics of real-world scene understanding

  • 7 Dec 2017
    Brain & Cognition talk: Ole Jensen | Translational Neuroscience, University of Birmingham, UK

    16:00 | Lecture

    On the role of alpha and gamma oscillations for routing and prioritizing information in the working brain

  • Start 6 Dec 2017
    End 8 Dec 2017
    SMART conference 2017
    SMART Animals

    Conference

    Highlighting the contributions from the humanities to cognitive science

  • 24 Nov 2017
    ABC colloquium - Daniela Sammler: The Melodic Mind: Neural bases of intonation in speech and music

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    *** CANCELLED ***

  • Start 2 Nov 2017
    End 4 Nov 2017
    Worlding the Brain 2017
    WORLDING THE BRAIN II

    Symposium

    Following the success of Worlding the Brain 2016, we continue this series of multi-disciplinary encounters of science, art and the humanities with an international conference on the themes of Affect, Care and ...

  • 26 Oct 2017
    Predicting and improving English foreign language skills in elementary school children

    10:00 - 17:00 | Symposium

    This symposium is organized in the context of the NWO ORWELL-project: All children are equal but some are more equal than others. Improving the acquisition of English at school.

  • 24 Oct 2017
    ABC lecture - Isabelle Peretz: Neurobiology of congenital amusia

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    The last decade of research has provided compelling evidence that musical engagement is a fundamental human trait, and its biological basis is increasingly scrutinized.

  • 17 Oct 2017
    Lecture - Ram Frost: Visual statistical learning and writing systems: Learning to read a new orthography

    17:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Writing systems can be characterized by systematic co-occurrences of letter sequences, by correlations of in letter-to-sound mappings, and by correlations between form and semantic meaning through morphological ...

  • 22 Sep 2017
    Dr Bahador Bahrami
    ABC colloquium - Bahador Bahrami: What makes Social Interactive Decision Making interesting? 

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Most of us believe that two heads are better than one.

  • Start 30 Aug 2017
    End 2 Sep 2017
    Metaphor Festival Amsterdam ’17

    Conference

    The conference starts on Wednesday 30 August with a social gathering (evening, optional) and formally opens on Thursday 31 August at 9.00 a.m. The conference closes on Saturday 2 September at the end of the afternoon.

  • Start 5 Aug 2017
    End 8 Aug 2017
    ICON XIII

    Conference

    From Saturday 5th – Tuesday 8th of August 2017, the 13th International conference for cognitive neuroscience (ICON), will be held in Amsterdam hosted by the University of Amsterdam.

  • 14 Jul 2017
    Multi-scale computational models for brain dynamics and cognition, a SILS-Center for Neuroscience Seminar

    14:00 - 15:00 | Lecture

    In recent years, there has been an intense effort to characterize both the structure and the dynamics of the brain at different scales. Initiatives such as BRAIN aim to develop innovative large-scale recording ...

  • 10 Jul 2017
    Traveling waves in cortex: spatiotemporal dynamics shape perceptual and cognitive processes, a SILS-Center for Neuroscience Seminar

    14:00 - 15:00 | Lecture

    With new multichannel recording technologies, traveling waves of neural activity have recently been discovered in multiple sensory, motor, and cognitive regions of cortex. These waves can be spontaneously generated ...

  • 30 Jun 2017
    ABC Symposium: Crossing the watershed between sleep & wakefulness

    09:00 - 18:30 | Symposium

    The Symposium is organized as part of the ABC Summer School “The Sleeping Brain: From neuronal networks to cognition”

  • 23 Jun 2017
    ABC Brain Day 2017
    ABC Brain Day & Night 2017

    12:30 - 23:59 | Conference

    Registration for workshops, poster presentation and dinner is closed. (20 June @12:00)

  • 22 Jun 2017
    ABC colloquium - Laura Busse, Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Contextual influences on information processing in the mouse early visual system. A causal test of V1’s role in visual awareness.

  • Start 19 Jun 2017
    End 30 Jun 2017
    ABC Summer School: The Sleeping Brain

    Conference

    This year's ABC Summer School, organized by Lucia Talamini and Umberto Olcese on behalf of the research master Brain and Cognitive Sciences, takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of sleep. It will explore ...

  • 8 Jun 2017
    ABC VIP lecture - Sarah W. Feldstein Ewing, Oregon Health & Science University

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Revealing how adolescents respond to addiction treatment via the brain

  • 23 May 2017
    ABC lecture Sheena Josslyn
    ABC Lecture: Sheena Josselyn

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Making, breaking and linking memories.

  • 12 May 2017
    ABC colloquium - Todd Hare, University of Zurich

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Responsibility aversion and leadership – a mechanism for choosing to lead

  • 21 Apr 2017
    ABC colloquium - Hendrikje Nienborg, University of Tübingen

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Neurophysiology of vision and decision processes

  • 7 Apr 2017
    ABC colloquium - Matthias Gruber, Cardiff University, UK

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Being curious and motivated to learn: how the dopaminergic circuit enhances memory retention

  • 21 Mar 2017
    Andy Clark _ Busting Out
    ABC Lecture: Andy Clark

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Recent work in computational and cognitive neuroscience depicts the brain as an ever-active prediction machine.

  • 3 Mar 2017
    ABC colloquium - Andrea Serino, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Peripersonal space as the space of the self

  • 27 Jan 2017
    ABC colloquium - Matthew Holt, VIB and KUL

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Cell by cell: molecular approaches to understanding astrocyte heterogeneity in the CNS

  • 16 Dec 2016
    ABC colloquium - Ana Chica, University of Granada

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Attentional pre-requisites to conscious perception

  • 13 Dec 2016
    ABC lecture Steven Laureys
    ABC Lecture: Steven Laureys

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    The past 15 years have provided an unprecedented collection of discoveries that bear upon our scientific understanding of recovery of consciousness in the human brain following severe brain damage.

  • 25 Nov 2016
    ABC colloquium - Michael Okun, University of Leicester

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Understanding the 1st dimension of neuronal population dynamics in the cortex

  • 28 Oct 2016
    ABC colloquium - Stefano Palminteri

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Value contextualization in reinforcement learning: modeling, imaging and development during adolescence.

  • 10 Oct 2016
    ABC Lecture: Serge Dumoulin,  Spinoza Centre for Neuroimaging

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Dumoulin will discuss biologically-inspired data-analysis methods and ultra-high field MRI at 7T for visual neurosciences, in particular for estimating the neuronal population receptive field (pRF) properties in ...

  • 5 Sep 2016
    ABC colloquium - Shinji Nishimoto

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Shinji Nishimoto (Center for Information and Neural Networks (CiNet), National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT), Osaka, Japan)..Modeling and decoding of brain activity during natural vision

  • 14 Jul 2016
    ABC Lecture: Ilana Ritov

    17:00 - 21:00 | Lecture

    Target-oriented ethics: The role of identifiability

  • 12 Jul 2016
    Symposium: Psychiatry and its discontents

    13:00 - 17:00 | Symposium

    Why have suicide rates increased in many countries with 25% or more in the past years? Can psychiatric disorders be reduced to brain disorders? Is the DSM a valid diagnostic system? How can we stop the ever ...

  • Start 11 Jul 2016
    End 16 Jun 2016
    3rd EADM JDM Summer School

    Conference

    The European Association for Decision Making (EADM) is pleased to announce its third Judgment and Decision Making (JDM) Summer School for PhD Students. It will take place between 11-16 July 2016 at the University of ...

  • 2 Jul 2016
    Modeling mind-wandering

    00:00 | Workshop

    save the date!

  • Start 27 Jun 2016
    End 1 Jul 2016
    Model-based Neuroscience Summer School

    Conference

    June 27 - July 1 2016 will see the third Model-Based Neuroscience Summer School, hosted at the University of Amsterdam.

  • 24 Jun 2016
    Ape to Zebra
    Creatieve Geest Prijs 2016

    17:00 - 18:00 | Event

    The ABC Creative Mind Prize 2016 will be presented to a young academic with an original and exciting research proposal that centres around the aspects of creativity, cognition and/or the workings of the human brain.

  • 24 Jun 2016
    ABC
    ABC Brain Day & Night 2016

    12:30 - 23:59 | Conference

    Mark your agendas for the ABC Brain Day & Night on Friday June 24 in de Brakke Grond!

  • 23 Jun 2016
    ABC Symposium

    09:00 - 18:30 | Symposium

    Computational Modelling & Cognitive Development

  • 17 Jun 2016
    ABC Colloquium: Chun-Xia Yi

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Dysregulation of hypothalamic neural-microglial network in obesity and diabetes.

  • 7 Jun 2016
    Workshop: "The musical brain: Beat, rhythm, and timing"

    14:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    When we hear music, we often tap our feet, dance together or play and sing together. In order to do this, we need to be able to synchronize our behavior to the regular beat that is often present in music. This seems ...

  • 27 May 2016
    ABC Colloquium: Bernhard Staresina

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Memory processes during offline periods – from signals to representations.

  • 10 May 2016
    ABC Lecture: Robert Stickgold, Harvard Medical School

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    The benefits that sleep confers on memory are surprisingly widespread. For simple procedural skills – how to ride a bicycle or distinguish different coins in one’s pocket – a night of sleep or an afternoon nap ...

  • Start 10 May 2016
    End 11 May 2016
    Sleep and Cognition Event

    Event

    The Sleep and Cognition Event is organised by the research group Brain & Cognition.

  • 3 May 2016
    ABC Symposium: Is sin original?

    08:45 - 20:30 | Symposium

    Is cooperation intuitive? Is greed calculated? Does the truth come naturally? Does lying necessarily require cognitive effort?

  • 29 Apr 2016
    ABC Colloquium: Rogier Kievit

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    A watershed model for age-related differences in executive functions.

  • 8 Apr 2016
    Colloquium: Naomi Feldman

    15:15 - 16:30 | Event

    How phonetic learners should use their input

  • 18 Mar 2016
    ABC Colloquium: Simone Vossel

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Attentional expectancies in the human brain.

  • Start 17 Mar 2016
    End 19 Mar 2016
    Worlding the Brain

    Symposium

    Worlding the Brain is an interdisciplinary symposium that stimulates a productive exchange of different views of the mutual influence of the extra-cerebral world on the brain and the brain on the world.

  • 15 Mar 2016
    ABC Lecture Claartje Levelt
    ABC Lecture: Claartje Levelt, Leiden University

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Language is a complex, rule-based system, the code of which is nonetheless skillfully cracked by young language learners.

  • 26 Feb 2016
    ABC Colloquium: René Scheeringa

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    What’s in an activation? Insights from combining fMRI with electrophysiology

  • 29 Jan 2016
    ABC Colloquium: Steve Fleming

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    The reflective mind: computations supporting metacognitive awareness

  • 13 Jan 2016
    ABC Lecture: Wei Ji Ma, New York University

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    To choose between moves in chess, products in the supermarket, or whether to try out a new restaurant, an agent has to look ahead. Stochasticity in the outcomes of actions and the size of the decision tree can make ...

  • 11 Dec 2015
    ABC Colloquium: Aron Schurger

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Stability as a hallmark of conscious perception.

  • 8 Dec 2015
    Pascal Fries
    ABC Lecture: Prof. Pascal Fries, ESI Frankfurt

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Prof. Fries presents a revised version of the Communication through Coherence (CTC) hypothesis. Watch the recording.

  • 27 Nov 2015
    ABC Colloquium: Lars Muckli

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Predictive coding of auditory and contextual information in early visual cortex – evidence from layer specific fMRI brain reading

  • 29 Oct 2015
    Lecture by Prof.dr. Andy Wills (Plymouth University,UK).

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Using techniques such as the criterial-attribute procedure (Kemler Nelson, 1984), previous researchers have argued that children, and non-human animals, learn and generalize on the basis of overall similarity, ...

  • 13 Oct 2015
    Eus van Someren
    ABC Lecture: Eus van Someren

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Brain mechanisms underlying sleep complaints in health and neuropsychiatry

  • 15 Sep 2015
    ABC Colloquium: Bernard Balleine

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Reward, reinforcement and the neural bases of decision-making.

  • 26 Jun 2015
    Summer School on Multisensory Integration and Synesthaesia
    ABC Summer School Symposium 2015

    10:00 - 18:15 | Symposium

    On the final day of the Summer School a Symposium will be held on which several speaker from the field will tell about their latest research in the field of Multisensory Integration and Synaesthesia. On this day the ...

  • 25 Jun 2015
    ABC Frijda Lecture

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    We are very happy to welcome Mark T. Wallace, PhD as the ’Visiting Honorary Chair in Cognitive Science’ this year. Wallace is the director of the Vanderbilt Brain Institute, professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences ...

  • Start 15 Jun 2015
    End 26 Jun 2015
    ABC Summer School 2015

    09:00 - 18:00 | Course

    This two-week summer course will be presented by a host of international experts, including Mark T. Wallace (Vanderbilt Brain Institute) as Honorary Frijda Chair, and concluding with an exciting symposium revolving ...

  • Start 3 Jun 2015
    End 5 Jun 2015
    EPOS Summer School: the Predictive Brain

    09:00 - 17:00 | Conference

    Overturning the classical notion of perception as a largely bottom-up process, the idea that our brain is a prediction machine, continually trying to predict what is ‘out there’ based on past experience, is quickly ...

  • 1 Jun 2015
    CGP
    ABC Creative Mind Prize 2015 award ceremony

    15:00 - 17:00 | Conference

    The Creative Mind Prize 2015 will be presented to a young academic with an original and exciting research proposal that centres around the aspects of creativity and the workings of the human brain.

  • 1 Jun 2015
    BuroMet
    ABC Brain Day 2015

    10:45 - 19:30 | Conference

    On June 1st the Amsterdam Brain and Cognition center organizes the ABC Brain Day, the yearly conference where ABC members present their research.

  • 29 May 2015
    ABC Colloquium: Christian Ruff (University of Zürich)

    11:00 - 12:00 | Lecture

    Studying human decision making with brain stimulation and neuroimaging

  • 26 May 2015
    UvA
    ABC Lecture: Frans de Waal

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Frans B.M. de Waal, Living Links, Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center, and Psychology Department, Emory University, Atlanta, USA, and University of Utrecht, the Netherlands

  • 30 Apr 2015
    ABC EPOS Symposium

    14:00 - 18:00 | Symposium

    A series of expert lectures will address the potential of brain stimulation in the field of Experimental Psychology.

  • 28 Apr 2015
    What does Amsterdam know about the Brain

    14:00 - 18:00 | Symposium

    On Tuesday the 28th of April the first ABC NeuroImaging symposium will be organized! This symposium aims to provide an overview of the NeuroImaging research that is being conducted within ABC, and get to know the ...

  • 24 Apr 2015
    ABC Colloquium: Tessa Dekker (University College London)

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    How integration of perception and action becomes optimised in childhood

  • 21 Apr 2015
    Flyer Decision Making Symposium ABC 2015
    ABC Symposium on Decision Making

    12:30 - 18:00 | Symposium

    Our decisions define who we are. Researchers from various UvA departments share a deep interest in decision science, the study of decision making and decision support. Joining forces would enable researchers with ...

  • 27 Mar 2015
    ABC Colloquium: Simon Hanslmayr (University of Birmingham)

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The role of synchronized and desynchronized oscillations for episodic memory – Association vs information

  • 26 Mar 2015
    Special Symposium: The Dutch Neurofederation stimulating developmental cognitive and affective neuroscience

    13:00 - 18:00 | Symposium

    This symposium is organized to highlight collaborative work that has been initiated by Eveline Crone during the past five years of her Dutch Neurofederation professorship ‘Neurocognitive and affective development ...

  • Start 25 Mar 2015
    End 28 Mar 2015
    Poster Smart Cognitive Science
    SMART Cognitive Science Conference

    09:00 - 17:00 | Conference

    The SMART Cognitive Science International Conference will consist of 6 exciting workshops (each 2 full days, with 3 in parallel) on the cognitive science of music, language, communication and art, and a common ...

  • 24 Mar 2015
    The Syntax of Mind
    ABC lecture: Tecumseh Fitch (Department of Cognitive Biology, University of Vienna)

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The Syntax of Mind: Dendrophilia and Human Cognition

  • 16 Mar 2015
    Generalization and control of learned fear

    12:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    Although fear can be an adaptive emotion to defend against potential threat, excessive fear at inappropriate times and in response to harmless stimuli or situations can pose a burden to daily life.

  • 27 Feb 2015
    ABC Colloquium: Valentin Wyart (École Normale Supérieure, Paris)

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Neurobiological constraints on human decision-making: behavioral modeling and EEG evidence

  • 30 Jan 2015
    ABC Colloquium: Charlotte Stagg (University of Oxford)

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Multimodal approaches to understanding and driving motor plasticity

  • 28 Nov 2014
    ABC Colloquium: Filip van Opstal (Université Libre de Bruxelles)

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    A role for dopamine in visual consciousness

  • 26 Nov 2014
    ABC Lecture: Pieter Roelfsema (Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience)

    16:15 - 17:15 | Lecture

    Interactions between attention and reward for the guidance of plasticity, learning and memory in vision

  • 29 Sep 2014
    McClelland_J
    ABC lecture: James McClelland

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The Parallel Distributed Processing Approach to modeling cognition challenges the view that the brain uses explicit symbolic representations to capture the knowledge underlying our natural cognitive abilities, ...

  • 20 Jun 2014
    ABC Colluquium: Nikolaus Kriegeskorte

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The cognitive concept of representation plays a key role in theories of brain information processing. However, linking brain activity patterns to representational content and using them to test cognitive and ...

  • 19 Jun 2014
    Brain day: the ABC opening conference

    10:00 - 17:00 | Conference

    Brain day: the ABC opening conference

  • Start 27 May 2014
    End 28 Apr 2014
    Workshop Forstmann lab, University of Amsterdam Ratcliff & McKoon lab, Ohio State University

    15:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    Have you ever wondered how to fit a model to your behavioral data? The Amsterdam Center for Brain & Cognition (ABC) is organizing a 1½ day workshop with the aim to introduce cognitive mathematical models of decision ...

  • 23 May 2014
    ABC Colloquium: Sven Bestmann

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Institute of Neurology, University College London.

  • 13 May 2014
    C. Kayser
    ABC Lecture Christoph Kayser

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Considerable recent work has focused on so called early multisensory interactions. As such one considers multisensory processes whereby stimuli in the different modalities interact at early stages of the respective ...

  • 25 Apr 2014
    ABC Colloquium: Mark Stokes

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The primary goal of working memory is to maintain information from recent past experience to guide future behaviour. Within a prospective coding framework, working memory can be conceptualised as a forward model of ...

  • 8 Apr 2014
    ABC Lecture Dr. Marius Peelen

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Title: Attentional selection in natural scenes

  • 28 Mar 2014
    ABC Colloquium: Charan Ranganath

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The hippocampus is one of the most extensively studied areas of the brain, and it is at the center of numerous theories of the neural basis of human memory, but its role in memory is highly controversial. I will ...

  • 18 Mar 2014
    ABC Lecture Oliver Hardt

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Decay, interference and retrieval error have been identified as the major causes of forgetting of long-term memory at least since the Renaissance. Despite this long history of thought, very little is known about how ...

  • 4 Feb 2014
    ABC Lecture Prof. Simon Fisher

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Title: Decoding the genetics of speech and language

  • 10 Jan 2014
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    ABC Night of the Brain

    20:30 - 02:00 | Event

    De Brakke Grond and UvA Amsterdam Brain & Cognition Center (ABC) organise ABC Night of the Brain: a night long De Brakke Grond will be completely taken over by our brains.

  • 3 Jan 2014
    Vicente Soto

    10:00 - 11:00 | Event

    Misophonia is a condition in which subjects who otherwise normally process acoustic inputs, suffer an augmented aggressive reaction to particular sound stimuli. Trigger sounds for these patients normally relate to ...

  • 12 Dec 2013
    Tineke Slotegraaf

    11:00 - 12:00 | Event

    Trait Judgments: How Correctly are They? Combining Trait Judgments With Real Personalities.

  • 11 Dec 2013
    Daan van Es

    15:00 - 16:00 | Event

    In this presentation I will report on my activities from my second internship.Firstly and most importantly, I will present on the behavioral study I designed, conducted, analyzed and wrote up as article (currently ...

  • 10 Dec 2013
    Victor Lamme
    ABC Lecture Prof. Dr. Victor Lamme

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    You have Conscious Sensations without knowing it.

  • 5 Dec 2013
    Benjamin Germain

    11:00 - 13:00 | Event

    Increasing the sensitivity of concealed information testing via the irrelevant proportion manipulation.

  • 5 Dec 2013
    False-belief tasks

    10:00 - 15:00 | Workshop

    False-belief tasks play a prominent role in the study of social cognition. They have been designed to track the ability to attribute false-belief, i.e., to recognize that others may have different beliefs about the ...

  • 20 Nov 2013
    Laurens Kemp, BSc.

    13:00 - 14:00 | Event

    This Research Project presentation will be held by Laurens Kemp, BSc, in room REC-E 1.17 on Roeterstraat 11, Amsterdam. You are all welcome to attend the presentation.

  • 19 Nov 2013
    ABC Lecture Dr. Geoff Bird

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    A lecture on the role of alexithymia in autism

  • 17 Oct 2013
    Presentation Laura Han

    11:00 - 12:00 | Event

    Titel: Associating Leukocyte Telomere Length with Functional Brain Measures During Cognitive and Emotional Processing

  • 15 Oct 2013
    *
    ABC Lecture

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The first ABC lecture of this season will be held by Dr. Charlotte Oomen, postdoc research associate of the University of Cambridge (Department of Psychology) and Radboudumc Nijmegen (Department of Cognitive ...

  • 10 Oct 2013
    Presentation Eline Kupers

    16:00 | Event

    Retinotopically global BOLD modulations at transitions during bistable perception with fMRI.

  • 27 Sep 2013
    Presentation David Mejía

    11:00 | Event

    Identifying the metrical structure of music might seem to come naturally, but little is known about the involvement of exclusively temporal accents and presentation rate on this phenomenon. In this study we conducted ...

  • 23 Sep 2013
    Presentation Marrit Zurre

    10:30 | Event

    The lateral occipital cortex (LO) is a human visual brain region with retinotopic qualities that is responsive to object perception. Recent research has suggested that LO is tuned to scene coherence, a quality that ...

  • Start 23 Sep 2013
    End 1 Jan 2014
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    Aanmelden Creatieve Geest Prijs 2014

    Event

    De Creatieve Geest Prijs 2014 wordt toegekend aan een jonge wetenschapper die met een origineel en sprankelend idee komt om eigen onderzoek uit te voeren, waarin creativiteit en de werking van de hersenen centraal ...

  • 10 Sep 2013
    Swammerdam Lecture

    15:00 | Lecture

    In humans, hippocampal function is generally recognized as supporting episodic memory, whereas in rats, many believe that the hippocampus creates maps of the environment and supports spatial navigation. How do we ...

  • 11 Jul 2013
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Hernan Labbé

    12:00 | Event

    Automatic learning of morphology-based associations in Dutch

  • 9 Jul 2013
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Anne Westerink

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    The interaction between paroxetine and fatty acid metabolism in major depressive disorder.

  • 3 Jul 2013
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Tessa Jacobs

    16:00 | Event

    Effects of reconsolidation enhancement on context-dependent memories in a within-subjects design

  • 3 Jul 2013
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Werner de Valk

    11:00 - 12:00 | Event

    The link between categorization and consciousness: Do unconscious stimuli still evoke a category specific response in IT?

  • 3 Jul 2013
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Isac Sehlstedt

    11:00 | Event

    Ontdek de Kleurverschillen

  • 28 Jun 2013
    CSCA Symposium 2013

    09:30 - 18:30 | Symposium

    The CSCA Symposium is the annual symposium held at the end of the CSCA Summer School. In honor of Prof. Dr. Christine van Broeckhoven, who was endowed with the 2013 Frijda Honorary Chair, this year's CSCA Symposium ...

  • 27 Jun 2013
    Frijda Lecture: Prof. Dr. Christine van Broeckhoven

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Prof. Dr. Christine van Broeckhoven (Flanders Interuniversity Institute for Biotechology, Antwerp) is this year's holder of the Frijda Honorary Chair in Cognitive Science. Van Broeckhoven is a renowned expert in the ...

  • Start 17 Jun 2013
    End 27 Jun 2013
    CSCA Summer School 2013

    09:00 - 18:30 | Workshop

    Each year, the CSCA organizes a summer school on a topic related to that year's holder of the Frijda Honorary Chair in Cognitive Science. This year, that honor is bestowed upon prof. Dr. Christine van Broeckhoven.

  • 14 Jun 2013
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Merwin Olthof

    14:00 - 15:00 | Event

    Thesis presentation on Memory for Absolute Pitch

  • 24 May 2013
    Extra CSCA Lecture – Dr. Hugo Merchant, Head of Laboratory of system neurophysiology, Institute of Neurobiology, Querétaro, Mexico

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Behavioral timing is a supramodal variable essential in coordinate motor control, commonly exemplified in music and skilled motor performance. How do groups of neurons process temporal information to coordinate timed ...

  • 24 May 2013
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Pascale Riaskoff

    Event

    Intra-individual variability is not a strong predictor of inhibitory success in children with ADHD

  • 21 May 2013
    CSCA Lecture – Prof. Maureen Sie, Faculty of Philosophy, Erasmus University Rotterdam

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    In the Netherlands the public discussion on free will has been sparked by findings in the behavioral, cognitive and neurosciences (BCN sciences). Many philosophers argue that these findings are irrelevant to free ...

  • 25 Apr 2013
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Renee Schreurs

    15:30 - 16:30 | Event

    Neutralizing class III semaphorins in the injured spinal cord of adult rats

  • 16 Apr 2013
    Neurobiological Basis of Musical Skills and Dancing

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Music and dance experiences and skills are universal in human cultures. Their components may be present in varying analogue forms in whale, songbird, gibbon, and mouse, among other species. Dance, patterned movement ...

  • 19 Mar 2013
    Stress and the social brain

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Carmen Sandi, Brain Mind Institute, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland

  • 12 Feb 2013
    Mapping perceptual and cognitive representations across the human brain

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Dr. Jack Gallant (Professor of Psychology at University of California at Berkeley)

  • 22 Jan 2013
    The boundaries of Babel. Notes on the biological foundations of language

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Dr. Andrea Moro (Instituto Universitario di Studi Superiori, Pavia, Italy)

  • 21 Dec 2012
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Margareta Calabrese

    12:00 - 13:00 | Event

    "The role of emotion in moral judgment."

  • 11 Dec 2012
    CSCA lecture: Through the eyes of the body

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Prof. dr. Beatrice de Gelder, Tilburg University, Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, The Netherlands

  • 23 Nov 2012
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Silva van Schagen

    10:00 - 11:00 | Event

    "The Multidimensional Personality Questionnairres (MPQ) as a measure of psychopathic traits and the emotional/attentional processes involved"

  • 22 Nov 2012
    RMBCS Research Project Presentation: Diamantis Petropoulos-Petalas

    10:00 - 11:00 | Event

    "Attentional Biases in Misophonia: behavioral and electrophysiological outcomes".

  • 13 Nov 2012
    Patrick Haggard
    CSCA lecture: Voluntary action and free will

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA lecture - Prof. dr. Patrick Haggard, University College London, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience

  • Start 11 Nov 2012
    End 14 Nov 2012
    The Neurobiology of Emotion
    The Neurobiology of Emotion

    Conference

    Co-organized by the European Science Foundation (ESF) and the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS), the first Dynamic Brain Conference entitled "The Neurobiology of Emotion" will provide a forum for ...

  • 18 Oct 2012
    Prof. dr. Eric F. Clarke
    CSCA lecture: Music perception and musical consciousness

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA lecture - Prof. dr. Eric F. Clarke, University of Oxford, Faculty of Music

  • 4 Oct 2012
    CNDM Lecture: Title t.b.a.

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CNDM Lecture - Dr. Roshan Cools, Radboud University Nijmegen

  • 18 Sep 2012
    CSCA lecture: The neural mechanisms for foraging

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA lecture - Prof. dr. Matthew Rushworth, University of Oxford, Department of Experimental Psychology

  • 6 Sep 2012
    CNDM Lecture: Inferring cortical networks underlying decision-making using multimodal neuroimaging

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CNDM Lecture: Marios Philiastides, University of Nottingham, UK

  • 6 Jul 2012
    Symposium 'Cross-Modal Integration in Early Category Learning'

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    A symposium for researchers working on object, language, and emotional domains of early infant category learning with a specific focus on how information is integrated across these domains.

  • 5 Jul 2012
    CNDM Lecture: Title t.b.a.

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CNDM Lecture - Dr. Petroc Sumner, Cardiff University, UK

  • 29 Jun 2012
    NMP Lecture: Categorisation judgments based on multiple sources of evidence: neural and computational mechanisms

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    NMP Lecture - Dr. Christopher Summerfield - Oxford University

  • 28 Jun 2012
    Frijda lecture: Cognitive neuroscience of emotional memory

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    Frijda lecture - Prof. dr. Kevin LaBar, Duke University, USA

  • Start 28 Jun 2012
    End 29 Jun 2012
    CSCA Symposium 'Emotional Memory'

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    The CSCA Symposium on Emotional Memory will be held on June 28 and 29, 2012. This Symposium can be attended separately from the CSCA Summer School on the same topic.

  • 7 Jun 2012
    CNDM Lecture: Assessing strategic risk with fMRI

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CNDM Lecture - Dr. Giorgio Coricelli, University of Southern California, USA

  • 29 May 2012
    CSCA Lecture: Conflict-control in the human brain

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Dr Tobias Egner, Duke University, USA

  • 25 May 2012
    NMP Lecture: Autism: “noisy” and “under-connected” brain?

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    NMP Lecture - Dr. Ilan Dinstein - Weizmann Institute of Science

  • 27 Apr 2012
    NMP Lecture: Brain structure approach to visual awareness and attention in everyday life

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    NMP Lecture - Dr. Ryota Kanai - University College London

  • Start 19 Apr 2012
    End 20 Apr 2012
    Amsterdam Brain Connectivity Conference

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    What are the strengths and limitations of different functional connectivity methods? Our speakers will analyze the same dataset using different techniques and present their results to answer this question.

  • 17 Apr 2012
    CSCA Lecture: Defining the cellular mechanisms of fear learning

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Prof. dr. Steven Kushner, Professor of Neurobiological Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam

  • 5 Apr 2012
    CNDM Lecture: 'Fairness, trust & reciprocity: insights from decision neuroscience

    16:15 - 17:15 | Lecture

    CNDM Lecture - Dr. Alan Sanfey, Donders Institute, Nijmegen

  • 30 Mar 2012
    NMP Lecture: Multimodal neuroimaging of the human visual system: Linking cortical oscillatory dynamics to haemodynamic responses, neurotransmitters and behaviour

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    NMP Lecture - Dr. Krish Singh - Cardiff University

  • 20 Mar 2012
    CSCA lecture: Signed and spoken language asymmetries in a polyglot-savant

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    CSCA lecture - Prof. dr. Ianthi Tsimpli, Professor in Psycholinguistics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

  • 9 Mar 2012
    NET-symposium (Netwerk Eerste Taalverwerving)

    08:30 - 17:00 | Conference

    A symposium on first language acquisition. The Amsterdam Centre for Language and Communication welcomes students (BA & MA), PhD candidates, post-docs, senior researchers and others to participate.

  • 1 Mar 2012
    CNDM Lecture: Neural networks mediating the modulation of value computation and its transformation into action

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    CNDM Lecture - Dr. Todd Hare, University of Zurich, Switzerland

  • 24 Feb 2012
    NMP Lecture: Shaping perception by attention and expectation

    14:00 - 15:00 | Lecture

    NMP Lecture - Dr. Floris de Lange - Radboud University Nijmegen

  • 16 Feb 2012
    CSCA debate: Language and cognition - Two distinct skills?

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    CSCA debate - Various UvA researchers debate the relation between language and cognition.

  • 2 Feb 2012
    CNDM Lecture: Title t.b.a.

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    CNDM Lecture - Lecturer t.b.a.

  • 24 Jan 2012
    CSCA lecture: Mathematical Reasoning as a Literally Physical Symbol System

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    CSCA lecture - Prof. Robert Goldstone, Indiana University, Department of Psychological and Brain Science

  • 20 Jan 2012
    NMP Lecture: Periodic operations of the brain

    14:00 - 15:00 | Lecture

    NMP Lecture - Dr. Rufin van Rullen - Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse

  • 13 Dec 2011
    CSCA Lecture: Neural correlates of learning, valuation and decision-making in social contexts

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Prof. John O'Doherty, Professor of Psychology at the California Institute of Technology

  • 9 Dec 2011
    NMP Lecture: Brain oscillatory correlates of human short-term memory capacity

    14:00 - 15:00 | Lecture

    NMP Lecture - Dr. Paul Sauseng - University of Surrey

  • 15 Nov 2011
    CSCA Lecture: Hearing through our AERS - the route to conscious auditory perception

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Prof. István Winkler, Head of the Department of Experimental Psychology, Institute for Psychology Hungarian Academy of Sciences

  • 26 Oct 2011
    Cognitive Science Center Amsterdam (CSCA) Symposium

    09:00 - 16:45 | Conference

    On 26 October, the Cognitive Science Center Amsterdam will hold a Symposium to celebrate its 10th anniversary. In the morning, we will look back at research and education in the field of brain and cognitive science ...

  • 18 Oct 2011
    CSCA Lecture: Effects of psychotropic drugs on the (developing) brain

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Dr. Liesbeth Reneman, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam

  • 6 Oct 2011
    CNDM Lecture: Error evaluation and the adaptive adjustment of behavior

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CNDM Lecture - Dr. Marco Steinhauser, Universität Konstanz, Germany

  • 20 Sep 2011
    Characterization of resting-state functional connectivity in the brain: A complex networks perspective

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Prof. Kees Stam, Professor Clinical Neurophysiology, VU, Amsterdam

  • 30 Jun 2011
    Frijda Lecture: Development, Neurochemical Modulation, and Environmental Interventions to Improve Inhibition of Thought and Action

    20:30 - 21:30 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Prof. dr. Adele Diamond, Dept of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Canada

  • Start 30 Jun 2011
    End 1 Jul 2011
    CSCA Symposium 'Impulsivity and Inhibition'

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    The CSCA Symposium on Impulsivity and Inhibition will be held on June 30 and July 1, 2011. This Symposium can be attended separately from the CSCA Summer School 'To Head or to Heed? Cross-Disciplinary Approaches to ...

  • 16 Jun 2011
    Frontal control over basal ganglia in reinforcement learning

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Dr. Michael Frank, Laboratory of Neural Computation and Cognition, Brown University, USA

  • 15 Jun 2011
    Does music make you smarter?

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Prof. dr. Glenn Schellenberg, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Canada

  • 14 Jun 2011
    Hippocampus, Memory and Context

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Prof. dr. Lynn Nadel, University of Arizona, Tuscon, USA

  • 9 Jun 2011
    Linguistic and visual categorization in infants and adults: insights from behavioural and electrophysiological measures

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Dr. Paola Escudero, MARCS Auditory Laboratories, University of Western Sydney, Australia

  • 25 May 2011
    Modeling Cognitive Decision Processes and Applications

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA lecture - Prof. dr. Roger Ratcliff, Dept of Psychology, Ohio State University, USA

  • 20 Apr 2011
    Determinants of the sense of agency

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Prof. dr. Elisabeth Pacherie, Institute Jean Nicod, CNRS, Paris, France

  • 23 Mar 2011
    Measuring consciousness: from behaviour to neurophysiology

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    CSCA Lecture - Prof. dr. Anil Seth, Sackler Centre for Consciousness Science (SCCS), University of Sussex, UK

  • 28 Feb 2011
    CSCA double lecture : Prof. Dr. Elke U. Weber & Prof. Dr. Eric J. Johnson

    14:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    “When do we want it?” “Now!”A Query Theory and Neuroscience Account of Intertemporal Preference Construction & It's Not Easy Being Green: Psychological Barriers to Sustainable Decisions

  • 23 Feb 2011
    Decoding fMRI brain activity patterns in real-time: From basic research to clinical applications

    15:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    Prof. dr. Rainer Goebel