Call for Abstract & Announcement:Mental and Neural Representation for the Environment

Join us for the NTU-Kyoto University Cognitive Neuroscience Symposium: Mental and Neural Representation for the Environment at the National Taiwan University (NTU), Taipei, Taiwan.

The 2015 NTU-Kyoto University Cognitive Neuroscience Symposium will feature an important scientific program of keynote lectures, oral and poster sessions. This symposium brings together researchers from diverse backgrounds, all with a focus on the relationships between the mental and neural representations for the environment.

Four international keynote speakers will lead the scientific program:

  • Professor Shintaro Funahashi (船橋新太郎), Kyoto University (Research topics: Prefrontal cortex; Executive functions, Working memory)
  • Professor Hiroshi Ashida (蘆田宏), Kyoto University (Research topics: Perception; Neuroscience; Psychophysics)
  • Professor Jun Saiki (齋木潤), Kyoto University (Research topics: Visual attention; Working memory; Memory)
  • Professor Takashi Tsukiura (月浦崇), Kyoto University (Research topics: Episodic memory; Affective processes; Aging)

Call for abstracts now open!!!

The Committee now welcomes submissions for abstracts for poster presentation!!!
Closed(in English, 250 words or less)

  • Format:Vertical,115cm x 85cm。

Topics include: (include but not limited to these key words)

  • Sensation and perception
  • Attention
  • Executive functions
  • Learning and memory
  • Decision making
  • Emotion and social processes

Closing date is 20th August, 2015.
Full guidelines available from the symposium website: http://mrimeg.psy.ntu.edu.tw/

Conference Information

  • Date: 9AM – 6PM, 6th of September, 2015 (Sunday).
  • Location: N100, North hall, Department of Psychology, National Taiwan University. No. 1, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Rd., Taipei 10617, Taiwan
  • Agenda:
  • Organizers:
    Neurobiology and Cognitive Science Center, National Taiwan University
    Department of Psychology, National Taiwan University
  • Co-organizers:
    Graduate Institute of Brain and Mind Sciences, National Taiwan University College of Medicine
    The Clinical Center for Neuroscience and Behavior, National Taiwan University Hospital
  • Funding source:
    This symposium is supported by the grant from the National Taiwan University Cutting-Edge Steering Research Project (Research title: Neural and Mental Representation for the Environment - Perception and Memory of Statistical Regularities). A graduate-level course, Functions of Neural System, was attached by the project and the symposium.
  • Organizing committee members:
    Su-Ling Yeh, Professor, Department of Psychology, National Taiwan University
    Keng-Chen Liang, Professor, Department of Psychology, National Taiwan University
    Jyh-Horng Chen, Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University
    Chien-Chung Chen, Professor, Department of Psychology, National Taiwan University
    Chun-I Yeh, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, National Taiwan University
    Tsung-Ren Huang, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, National Taiwan University
    Bo-Cheng Kuo, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, National Taiwan University

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