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November 26-28, 2015
Experimental Philosophy Group Germany
Investigating the Nature and our Understanding of Causality, Morality, Language, Mind and Aesthetics

Venue: RUB, GA 04/187

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Poster
July 3, 2015
Friday
Research Colloquium: Situated Cognition
The four fundamental forms of social relationships
Prof. Alan P. Fiske (Dept. of Anthropology, UCLA)

Time: 12.00 | Venue: RUB, GA 03/46

Poster
July 1, 2015
Wednesday
Colloquium: Institute for Philosophy II
Begründung oder Repräsentation?
Prof. Dr. Holger Sturm (Universität des Saarlandes )

Time: 18.15 | Venue: RUB, GA 04/187

Poster
June 29, 2015
Monday
IGSN-Symposium
Kainate receptors: the other glutamate receptors
Elek Molnár, Christophe Mulle, Geoffrey T. Swanson
Hosts: Steffen Pahl, Michael Hollmann (Biochemistry I - Receptor Biochemistry, Faculty of Chemistry and Biochemistry, RUB)

Time: 15.00 | Venue: RUB, FNO 01/117

Programme
June 26, 2015
Friday
Research Colloquium: Situated Cognition
Multi-sensory awareness and Bayesian accounts of perception
Dr. Alisa Mandrigin (University of Warwick)

Time: 12.15 - 13.45 | Venue: GA 03/46

Poster
June 23, 2015
Tuesday
The skewed view from here
Prof. Dr. Brian McLaughlin (Rutgers University)

Time: 18.15 - 20.00 | Venue: RUB, GA 04/187

June 19, 2015
Friday
Research Colloquium: Situated Cognition
Mineness without minimal selves
Prof. Dr. Marc Slors (University of Nijmegen)

Time: 12.15 - 13.45 | Venue: GA 03/46

Poster
June 18, 2015
Thursday
Research Colloquium Philosophy and Cognitive Science
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Time: 16.00 - 18.00 | Venue: RUB, GA 04/187

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June 16, 2015
Tuesday
2. Deutsch-Türkische Wissenschaftsgespräche
From Structure to Function and Back
Gemeinsames Symposium der Nationalen Akademie der Wissenschaften Leopoldina und der Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung

Time: 14.00 - 18.00 | Venue: RUB, Beckmannshof
Kontakt: sandra.linn@ruhr-uni-bochum.de
Poster
June 12, 2015
Friday
Truth and the Open Future: The Solution to Aristotle's Sea-Battle Challenge with the Principle of Bivalence Retained
Prof. Milos Arsenijevic (University of Belgrade)

Time: 12.00 - 14.00 | Venue: RUB, GA 03/46

June 11, 2015
Thursday
Research Colloquium Philosophy and Cognitive Science
Making Quotation Transparent: A Compositional Analysis of Apparently Opaque Contexts
Prof. Dr. Markus Werning (U Bochum)

Time: 16.00 - 18.00 | Venue: RUB, GA 04/187

Website
June 5, 2015
Friday
Das Mensch-Tier-Verhältnis: Was machte den Menschen zum Menschen?


Time: 14.00 - 16.00 | Venue: HGA 10

Poster
June 5, 2015
Friday
Research Colloquium: Situated Cognition
Mental files and cognitive science
Michael Murez, MA (Institut Jean Nicod Paris)

Time: 12.15 - 13.45 | Venue: GA 03/46

Poster
June 1, 2015
Monday
IGSN-Symposium
Neural Stem Cells: VICs (Very Important Cells) of the brain
Arturo Alvarez-Buylla, Federico Calegari, Wieland B. Huttner | Hosts: Ewa Bres, Dina Safina (Zellmorphologie und Molekulare Neurobiologie Fakultät für Biologie und Biotechnologie, RUB)

Time: 15.00 | Venue: RUB, FNO–01/117
Program
May 29, 2015
Friday
Research Colloquium: Situated Cognition
The end of the debate over extended cognition
Prof. Anthony Chemero (University of Cincinnatti)

Time: 12.15 - 13.45 | Venue: GA 03/46

Poster
May 28, 2015
Thursday
The Neuroscience of Criminality in the United States
Prof. Valerie Hardcastle - Univ. of Cincinati (USA)

Time: 16.00 - 17.30
Venue: Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Alexandrinenstr. 1, Bochum
May 22, 2015
Friday
Research Colloquium: Situated Cognition
Intentional horizon and cognitive experiences
Dr. Marta Jorba (University College Dublin)

Time: 12.15 - 13.45 | Venue: GA 03/46

Poster
May 21, 2015
Thursday
Fellow-Lecture
Rationality and concepts in animals
Hans-Johann Glock (University of Zurich):

Time: 10.15 - 11.45 | Venue: GA 03/46
May 12, 2015
Tuesday
Fellow-Lecture
Addiction, Chronic Illness, and Responsibility
Valerie Hardcastle (University of Cincinnati, Ohio):

Time: 18.00 - 20.00 | Venue: GA 04/187
April 17, 2015
Friday
Fellow-Lecture
Tracking in enculturated cognitive systems
Richard Menary (Macquarie U. Sydney):

Time: 12.00 - 14.00 | Venue: GA 03/46
April 16, 2015
Thursday
Fellow-Lecture
Tools Use in Primates and Humans: What are the relevant differences?
Richard Menary (Macquarie U. Sydney):

Time: 10.15 - 11.45 | Venue: GA 03/46
April 10, 2015
Friday
Anneliese-Meier Research Fellow-Lecture
Affect and phenomena consciousness
Prof. Shaun Gallagher (U. Memphis)

Time: 12.00 - 14.00 | Venue: GA 03/46
December 16, 2014
Tuesday
Joint IKN Symposium
Improved dual-task performance with training: Cognitive mechanisms and transfer effects
Tilo Strobach

Time: 6 p.m. | Venue: GA 04/187
December 15, 2014
Monday
Research Colloquium Biopsychology
Episodic Memory and the Hippocampus: A New Paradigm
Sen Cheng (RUB)

Time: 4 p.m. | Venue: GAFO 03/252
November 20, 2014
Thursday
Research Colloquium Philosophy meets Cognitive Science
Was sind “tiefe” Meinungsverschiedenheiten und wann sind sie möglich? (Talk will be in German)
Peter Brössel (RUB)

Time: 4 p.m. | Venue: GA 04/187
November 18, 2014
Tuesday
Cognitive Psychology Research Colloquium
Fear conditioning, social groups and stress
Dr. Christian Merz

Time: 4 p.m. | Venue: GAFO 02/373
November 13, 2014
Thursday
Research Colloquium Philosophy meets Cognitive Science
The time course of the integration of sensory-motor information during semantic processing
Erica Cosentino (RUB)

Time: 6 p.m. | Venue: GA 04/187
November 12, 2014
Wednesday
Research Colloquum Philosophy II
Impossibility theorems for rational belief
Prof. Dr. Gerhard Schurz (U Düsseldorf)

Time: 6 p.m. | Venue: GA 04/187
November 11, 2014
Tuesday
Cognitive Psychology Research Colloquium
The influence of feedback delay in the shift from feedback-based to error-based adaptation of behaviour
Marcus Paul

Time: 4 p.m. | Venue: GAFO 02/373
July 03, 2014
Thursday
Cognitive Psychology Research Colloquium
The effect of mindfulness on error processing: A trait-related and an experimental approach
Kristina Eichel, MA (U Cologne)

16:00 - 18:00 | GA 04/187
September 07, 2014
Sunday
September 20, 2014
Saturday
Summerschool: Memory and Mind
Perspectives from Philosophy and Neuroscience
GA 04/187

Website | Poster
July 03, 2014
Thursday
Cognitive Psychology Research Colloquium
The effect of mindfulness on error processing: A trait-related and an experimental approach
Kristina Eichel, MA (U Cologne)

16:00 - 18:00 | GA 04/187
July 01, 2014
Tuesday
Cognitive Psychology Research Colloquium
'Social Hormones' in the Human Brain: Neurobiological Mechanisms and Clinical Implications
Markus Heinrichs (U Freiburg)

16:15 - 18:15 | GAFO 02-373
June 30, 2014
Monday
Biopsychology Research Colloquium
Neural Mechanisms for Learning from Reward & Punishment
Sebastian Häsler (Neuro-Electronics Research Flandern, Leuven, Belgien)

13:00 - 15:00 | GAFO 05/425
June 27, 2014
Friday
Institute for Neural Computation
Slowness Learning for Curiosity-Driven Agents
Varun Kompella (IDSIA)

12:30 - 13:00 | NB 3/57
June 26, 2014
Thursday
Philosophy meets Cognitive Science - Research Colloquium
Towards a new typology of meaning shift: Evidence from ERPs
Dr. Petra Schumacher(U Mainz)

16:00 - 18:00 | GA 04/187
June 24, 2014
Tuesday
Institute for Philosophy II
Regeln im Kontext formaler Systeme
Dr. Peter Steinacker (U Leipzig)

18:00 - 20:00 | GA 04/187
June 24, 2014
Tuesday
Philosophy meets Cognitive Science - Research Colloquium
Constraining Compositionality
Dr. Guillermo del Pinal (U Bochum)

16:00 - 18:00 | GA 04/187
June 12, 2014
Thursday
June 14, 2014
Saturday
Workshop

The future of social cognition: Paradigms, Concepts, and Experiments

View the poster | Program
June 03, 2014
Tuesday
Institute for Philosophy II
Mirror Neurons are not evidence for Simulation Theory
Prof. Shannon Spaulding

16:00 - 18:00 | GA 3/143
Poster
June 02, 2014
Monday
Institute for Philosophy II

Prof. Michael Esfeld (U Lausanne)
Physicalism. The Basic Ontology
16:00 - 18:00 | GA 3/143
June 03, 2014
Tuesday
Special lecture

Prof. Shannon Spaulding, PhD (Oklahoma State University)
Mirror Neurons are not evidence for Simulation Theory
16:00 - 18:00 | GA 3/143
May 12, 2014
Monday
Biopsychology Research Colloquium

Ulrike Bingel (Universitätsklinikum Essen)
Title to be announced
13:00 - 15:00 | GAFO 05/425
May 08, 2014
Thursday
Philosophy meets Cognitive Science
Research Colloquium

Dr. Anton Benz, Nicole Gotzner
Implicatures of complex sentences:
Some theory and some experiments

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
16:00 - 18:00 | GA 04/187
05. May 2014
Monday

IGSN-Symposium:
Explorations into the Avian mind

3pm:
Michael Colombo (University of Otago, New Zealand)
Wither the primate pedestal

4 pm:
Richard Hahnloser (University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
New approaches to vocal communication and learning in songbirds

5:15 pm:
Harald Luksch (Technical University Munich, Germany)
The avian midbrain: Cells, Circuits, Concepts

3pm – 6pm | FNO – 01/117
28. April 2014
Monday
Center Lecture

Dr. Piera Filippi
Syntax and Prosody:
A comparative Approach to Animal Communication

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
16.00 Uhr ct., Room GA 3/143
8. April 2014
Tuesday
Center Lecture

Prof. Bence Nanay (University of Antwerp)
Rethinking Perception.
Between Multimodal Perception and Action

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
18.00 Uhr ct., Room GA 04/187
18. March 2014
Tuesday
Colloquium

Mathieu Lefort
(ENSTA ParisTech)

"Cortically inspired processing for multimodal correlations learning"

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
15:00, NB 3/57
10 March 2014
Monday
12. March 2014
Wednesday
Workshop

Rudolf-Carnap-Lectures 2014
presented by Prof. Daniel C. Dennett (Tufts)

Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Germany)
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6. February 2014
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

Dr. Shogu Tanaka
(Tokai University and Heidelberg University)

"The body-as-object and its related issues in social cognition."

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
16:15-18:00, GA 04/187.
23. January 2014
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

Dr. Martin Jönsson (London/Lund)
TBA

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
21. January 2014
Tuesday
IKN Colloquium
TBA



Institut für Kognitive Neurowissenschaft
[ Program ]
16. January 2014
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

Somogy Varga
"Understanding Cognition and the Value of Thought Experiments"

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
14. January 2013
Tuesday
„Kognitionspsychologie und Psychoneuroendokrinologie“
Forschungskolloquium

Miriam Rest und Susanna Terstegen
Vergleich der akuten (Speichelcortisol) und langfristigen (Haarcortisol) Stressbelastung von G8 und G9 Abiturienten

Tuesday 16.00-18.00, GAFO 02/373
9. January 2014
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

Prof. Dr. Hanjo Glock
"Animal minds and animal ethics."

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
17. December 2013
Tuesday
IKN Colloquium
TBA


18:00 – 19:00 / GA04/187
Institut für Kognitive Neurowissenschaft
[ Program ]
16. December 2013
Monday
RDN Colloquium

Carlos Andreas Faissner (RUB)
"Caught in the Matrix - the Molecular Microenvironment of Neurons and Glia"

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
16:15 – 18:15 / GAFO 03/252
16. December 2013
Monday
Center Lecture

Jakob Hohwy, PhD (Monash University, Melbourne)
The Predictive Mind

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
18.00 Uhr ct., Room GA 04/187
12. December 2013
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

Carlos Zednick (Universität Osnabrück):
"Mechanistic explanation in cognitive science: Top down and bottom up"

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
5. December 2013
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

PD Dr. Peter beim Graben (HU Berlin)
Analyzing and Modeling Event-Related Brain Potentials through Recurrence Plot Techniques

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
3. December 2013
Tuesday
„Kognitionspsychologie und Psychoneuroendokrinologie“
Forschungskolloquium

Tanja Hamacher (MSc)
Stress before extinction - helpful for later retrieval?

Tuesday 16.00-18.00, GAFO 02/373
28. November 2013
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

Prof. Dr. Hanoch Ben-Yami (CEU Budapest)
Technology and Modern Man – Descartes on Soulless Automata and Bodiless Minds

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
26. November 2013
Tuesday



FOR 1581 Meeting im Beckmannshof



21. November 2013
Thursday
23. November 2013
Saturday
Workshop

Phenomenal Mindreading: Attributing Conscious Experiences to Oneself and Others
Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Germany)

[ Homepage ]
19. November 2013
Tuesday
IKN Colloquium

Sen Cheng
"Blurring the boundaries between memory and perception: neuropsychological and neuroimaging evidence"

18:00 – 19:00 / GA04/187
Institut für Kognitive Neurowissenschaft
[ Program ]
14. November 2013
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

Viviana Haase, MA, MA (RUB)
Language-related ERP-Components

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
12. November 2013
Tuesday
„Kognitionspsychologie und Psychoneuroendokrinologie“
Forschungskolloquium

Dr. Christian Merz
The influence of hippocampus activation and connectivity on context-dependent renewal of conditioned fear

Tuesday 16.00-18.00, GAFO 02/373
7. November 2013
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

Dr. Kevin Reuter (RUB)
On Introspection

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
31. October 2013
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

Hanne De Jaegher (San Sebastian):
“Participatory sense-making and the Interactive Brain Hypothesis"

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
24. October 2013
Thursday
PHILOSOPHY MEETS COGNITIVE SCIENCE
Research Colloquium

16:00-17:30 Peter Sutton (King’s College London)
17:30-19:00 Felipe Carvalho (RUB)

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
23. October 2013
Wednesday
  Debates about direct perception in the social context

Prof. Shaun Gallagher (Memphis)



18 - 20 / GABF 04/187
17. October 2013
Thursday
19. October 2013
Saturday
Workshop

Emotions: Nature, Recognition and Culture

Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Germany)

[ Homepage ]
16. October 2013
Wednesday
Institut für Philosophie II

Presence and familiarity in sensory substitution
Prof. Jérôme Dokic Institut Jean-Nicod, CNRS-EHESS-ENS)


16:00 / GA 3/143
16. October 2013
Wednesday
RDN-Veranstaltungsreihe
Reproducible Research: How to improve your research visibility
Manuel Günther (Idiap Research Institute Martigny, CH)

Department of Neuroinformatics
[ Program ]
16.00 / NB 3/57
15. October 2013
Tuesday
IKN Colloquium
TBA



Institut für Kognitive Neurowissenschaft
[ Program ]
10. October 2013
Thursday
12. October 2013
Saturday
Workshop

Investigating Semantics: Empirical and Philosophical Approaches
Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Germany)

[ Homepage ]
14. October 2013
Monday
RDN-Veranstaltungsreihe

Anatomical correlates of subjective visual experience
Erhan Genc (Biopsychology)

Research Department of Neuroscience
[ Program ]
16.15 / GAFO 03/252
11. October 2013
Friday
IKN Colloquium
Vocal learning under the sea: Acoustic communication in the bottlenose dolphin
Vincent Janik
(University of Saint Andrews, Scottish Ocean Institute)

Institut für Kognitive Neurowissenschaft
[ Program ]
18:00 - 20:00 / GAFO 05/609
07. October 2013
Monday
IKN Colloquium
Information in cortical feedback - Predictive coding in the visual cortex using fMRI brain imaging
Lars Muckli (University of Glasgow)

Institut für Kognitive Neurowissenschaft
[ Program ]
18:00 - 19:00 / GAFO 05/609
16. July 2013
Tuesday
IKN Colloquium
Episodic Memory: Why and How?
Lynn Nadel (University of Arizona)

Institut für Kognitive Neurowissenschaft
[ Program ]
18:00 - 19:00 / GA 04/187
16. July 2013
Tuesday
  Institute for Philosophy II Colloquium
What makes a property 'semantic'
Prof. Michael Devitt
(City University N.Y.)

18 - 20 / GA03/49
27. June 2013
Thursday
29. June 2013
Saturday
  International workshop
What is cognition?

Organized by: Cameron Buckner, Albert Newen (RUB)
Ellen Fridland, Michael Pauen (HU Berlin)
Homepage
19.June 2013
Wednesday

Fiction, Knowledge and Emotions
Dr. Julia Langkau (Universität Zürich)


16:15 - 18:00 / GA 3/143
18. June 2013
Tuesday
IKN Colloquium
Neural representations of space - experimental results and theoretical predictions
Andreas Herz (LMU Munich)

Institut für Kognitive Neurowissenschaft
[ Program ]
18:00 - 19:00 / GA 04/187
11. June 2013
Tuesday
  Institute for Philosophy II Colloquium
Can animals be moral?
Prof. Mark Rowlands
(University of Miami)

18 - 20 / GA04/187
6. June 2013
Thursday
Explaining ‘Cultural Differences’
Evoked culture & mild depression

Charlotte Blease - (Queen’s University Belfast)

14.15 – 15.45 / GC 02/130
28. May 2013
Tuesday

Mechanisms of object category learning in birds and primates: A "general process" approach

Fabian Soto (University of California)

15:00 / GAFO, 05/425

21. May 2013
Tuesday
23. May 2013
Thursday
Rudolf Carnap Lectures 2013
David J. Chalmers
Structuralism, Space, and Skepticism

Homepage

GA 04/187
14. May 2013
Tuesday
  Institute for Philosophy II Colloquium
Brentano's simple attidues?
Prof. Uriah Kriegel
(Institut Jean Nicod, Paris)

18 - 20 / GA04/187
29. April 2013
Monday
  Sense-making and participatory sense-making in autism
Hanne de Jaegher (San Sebastian)


16 - 18 / GABF 04/354
24. April 2013
Thursday
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18. July 2013
Thursday
  Research Colloquium
Philosophy Meets Cognitive Science


[ Program ]
16 - 18 / GA 04/187
24. April 2013
Thursday
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11. July 2013
Thursday
  Forschungs-Kolloquium
Neuropsychologie SS 13


[ Program ]
14 - 16 / GAFO 05/609
16. April 2013
Tuesday
-
15. July 2013
Monday
Biopsychology Research Colloquium

[ Full Program ]
16. April 2013
Tuesday
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16. July 2013
Tuesday
Research Colloquium Cognitive Psychology
[ Full Program ]
16:00 - 18:00 / GAFO 02/368
16. April 2013
Tuesday
IKN Colloquium
Neural mechanisms of fear memory consolidation and extinction
Thomas Seidenbecher (U Münster)

Institut für Kognitive Neurowissenschaft
[ Program ]
18:00 - 19:00 / GA 04/187