Program

  Thursday June 19 Friday June 20 Saturday June 21 Sunday June 22
09:00-09:30
 
Keynote Lecture
Thomas Metzinger
Topic: The Phenomenal Self and the First-Person Perspective
09:30-10:00
Tutorial Workshops

T1: Tim Bayne & Jakob Hohwy
Topic: Conscious States and Conscious Creatures: Explanatory Strategies in The Science of Consciousness

T2: Andrew Brook
topic: Terminology in Consciousness Studies

T3: Juliane Wilcke
topic: The Evolutionary Function of Consciousness

10:00-10:30
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
10:30-11:00
Plenary Symposium 1
Implicit Processing and Awareness
Speakers:
Shaul Hochstein
Glyn Humphreys
Charles Spence
Keiji Tanaka
 
Plenary Symposium 2
Basic Neuroscientific and Clinical Approaches to Disorders of CNS Arousal
Speakers:
Donald Pfaff
Barbara Jones
Haibo Di
Steven Laureys
Plenary Symposium 3
Delusions
Speakers:
Tim Bayne
Ryan McKay
Ian Gold
Robyn Langdon
 
 
11:00-11:30
11:30-12:00
12:00-12:30
12:30-13:00
 
Lunch
 
Lunch
 
Lunch
 
Lunch
13:00-13:30
13:30-14:00
Tutorial Workshops

T4: Jennifer Windt & Thomas Metzinger
Topic: Neurophilosophical Approaches to the Dreaming Mind—a Contrastive Analysis of Dreaming and Wakefulness

T5: Shigeru Kitazawa & Shin'ya Nishida
Topic: Adaptive Anomalies in Conscious Time Perception

T6: Antoine Bechara
Topic: Emotions, Feelings, and Decision-Making

14:00-14:30
Concurrent Session 1

CS 1.1. Feedback, Control, and Self-Regulation

CS 1.2. Access and Phenomenal Consciousness

CS 1.3. Discriminating Consciousness from Non-Consciousness

Concurrent Session 2

CS 2.1. Decision-Making

CS 2.2. New Methods for Studying Consciousness

CS 2.3. Modeling Consciousness

 


Concurrent Session 3

CS 3.1. Mary Revisited

CS 3.2. Blindsight in Normal and Lesioned Brains

CS 3.3. Anaesthesia and Coma

 


14:30-15:00
15:00-15:30
15:30-16:00
16:00-16:30
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
16:30-17:00
 

Keynote Lecture
Susana Martinez-Conde
Topic: Microsaccades: Windows on the Mind

 

Poster Session 2
PS 2.1. Philosophy II
PS 2.2. Science II
 
 

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Plenary Symposium 4
Consciousness and Accessibility
Speakers:
Christof Koch
Victor Lamme
Sid Kouider
Ned Block

17:00-17:30
Opening Ceremony
17:30-18:00
Presidential Address
David Rosenthal
topic: Why Are Mental States Ever Consciousness?
Poster Session 1
PS 1.1. Philosophy I
PS 1.2. Science I

 

 
 
18:00-18:30
18:35-19:20
2008 William James Prize
   

19:20-
19:30

     
19:30-20:00
 
20:00-20:30
20:30-21:00
21:00-21:30