12.07.10 - Symposium

Seekers of Emotion: Neuroscientific understanding of affective behaviour

Kevin S. LaBar
Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
"Brain mechanisms for remembering real-world emotional events"

Giuseppe Blasi
Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Bari, Italy
"Filling the gap between genetic variability and emotion processing in humans"

Harald T. Schupp
Department of Psychology, University Konstanz, Germany
"The brain signature of emotion processing"

14.07.10 - Colloquium

Alf Dubra
Department of Ophthalmology and Biomedical Engineering,
University of Rochester Eye Institute, Rochester NY, USA

"High resolution ophthalmic imaging using adaptive optics"

14.07.10 - Colloquium

Thomas Wennekers
Centre for Robotic and Neural Systems,
University of Plymouth, UK

"Spike Train Metrics and Sensitivity Analysis"

15.07.10 - Colloquium

Verner P. Bingman
Department of Psychology,
Bowling Green State University New York at Albany, USA

"Avian navigators and the evolution of a cartographic brain"

01.09.10 - Colloquium

John Van Opstal
Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour,
Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands

"Role of monkey superior colliculus in head-unrestrained gaze shifts"

27.09.10 - Symposium

Relationship of synaptic plasticity to information and memory processing

Zafar Bashir
Department of Anatomy, MRC Centre for Synaptic Plasticity, University of Bristol, UK
"Synaptic plasticity - from mechanisms to roles in learning and memory"

Dimitri Kullmann
Institute of Neurology, University College London, UK
"Synaptic plasticity and information processing in the cortical interneuron circuit"

Gaël Malleret
CNRS - Department of Sleep and Memory Research, University Claude Bernard, Lyon, France
"Memory inhibitory constraints: a positive role in cognition?"

11.10.10 - Symposium

Encoding of sensory modalities

Jordi Guimera
Institute of Developmental Genetics, Technical University Munich/HMGU, Germany
"Deciphering the molecular cues controlling the generation of the midbrain GABAergic neurons"

Volker Scheuss
MPI of Neurobiology, Martinsried Germany
"Dendritic spines and cortical circuit wiring, function and plasticity"

Mark Hübener
MPI of Neurobiology, Martinsried, Germany
"Imaging structural and functional plasticity in mouse visual cortex"

08.11.10 - Symposium

Approaches for object recognition in scene understanding

Jenia Jitsev
Max Planck Institut for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
"On the self-organization of the memory domain for compositional object representation in the visual cortex"

Sven Behnke
Institute for Computer Science – Autonomous Intelligent Systems, University Bonn, Germany
"Hierarchical neural networks for image interpretation"

Bastian Leibe
UMIC Research Centre, RWTH University Aachen, Germany
"Object Categorization and Figure-Ground Segmentation for Visual Scene Understanding"

22.11.10 - Colloquium

Young Scientist IGSN-Award 2010 for an Outstanding Publication of an Undergraduate

Yun Xiang Chu
Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

"Enhanced synaptic connectivity and epilepsy in C1q knockout mice"

01.12.10 - Colloquium

Lutgarde Arckens
Head of Neuroplasticity and Neuroproteomics Unit,
K. U. Leuven, Belgium

"Multimodal plasticity in mouse visual cortex"

13.12.10 - Symposium

In vivo whole-cell recording and/or cellular imaging of cognition and synaptic function in rodents

Georg Keller
Dep. of Cellular and Systems Neurobiology, Max Planck Institute, Martinsried, Germany
"Visual processing in awake behaving mice"

Jérôme Epsztein
INMED-INSERM U901, Parc Scientifique et Technologique de Luminy, Marseille, France
"Whole-cell recordings of place cell activity in freely moving rats"