Program ABC Summerschool 2022

UvA Summer School: Computations in Consciousness and Perception

June 20 – July 1, 2022

Program

Day 1: Monday June 20th

09:00-09:30 Cyriel Pennartz: Introduction to the Summer School

                              Room: REC* M1.03

09:30-12:00 Matthew Larkum: Dendritic mechanisms for consciousness

                              Room: REC* M1.03

12:00-13:00 Lunch break

13:00-17:00 Workshop session #1

Rooms: REC* C3.07, REC CK.08, REC C2.07, REC JKB.05, REC C3.04, REC E0.08, REC C2.04, REC CK.06.

Day 2: Tuesday June 21st

09:30-12:00 Jorge Mejias: Large-scale brain models for perception and memory

                              Room: REC* M1.03

12:00-13:00 Lunch break

13:00-16:00 EBRAINS Demo/Workshop: Brain Simulation Platform

                              Room: REC* M1.01.

16:00-17:00 Workshop session #2

Rooms: REC* C3.07, REC CK.08, REC C2.07, REC JKB.05, REC CK.06, REC CK.04, REC GS.07, REC GS.04.

Day 3: Wednesday June 22nd

09:30-12:00 Lucia Melloni

                              Room: REC* A1.03

12:00-13:00 Lunch break

13:00-16:00 EBRAINS Demo/Workshop: The Virtual Brain

                              Room: REC* A1.03

16:00-17:00 Workshop session #3

Rooms: REC* C3.07, REC CK.08, REC C2.07, REC JKB.05, REC GS.07, REC GS.04, REC JK1.26, REC C1.07.

Day 4: Thursday June 23rd

09:30-12:00 Christopher Summerfield: Neural networks as theories of biological representation learning

                              Room: REC* M1.03

12:00-13:00 Lunch break

13:00-17:00 Workshop session #4

Rooms: REC* JKB.05, REC CK.08, REC GS.07, REC GS.04, REC C3.04, REC C2.07, REC C3.07, REC CK.06.

Day 5: Friday June 24th

09:30-10:30 Cyriel Pennartz: Predictive coding models and their relevance for cognition and consciousness

                              Room: REC* M1.01

11:00-12:00 Sander Bohte: Learning in spiking neural networks

                              Room: REC* M1.01

12:00-13:00 Lunch break

13:00-17:00 Workshop session #5

Rooms: REC* C3.07, REC CK.08, REC C2.07, REC JKB.05, REC GS.07, REC GS.04, REC CK.04, REC C3.04.

Day 6: Monday June 27th

09:30-12:00 Alain Destexhe

                              Room: REC A1.02

12:00-13:00 Lunch break

13:00-17:00 Workshop session #6

Rooms: REC* C3.07, REC CK.08, REC C2.07, REC JKB.05, REC C3.04, REC E0.08, REC C2.04, REC CK.06.

Day 7: Tuesday June 28th

09:30-12:00 David Cox

                              Room: M1.03

12:00-13:00 Lunch break

13:00-17:00 Workshop session #7

Rooms: REC* JKB.05, REC CK.08, REC CK.04, REC C2.07, REC C3.07, REC CK.06, REC GS.07, REC GS.04.

Day 8: Wednesday June 29th

09:30-12:00 Walter Senn: Creative dreams and navigating through error landscapes

                              Room: REC* M1.03

12:00-13:00 Lunch break

13:00-17:00 Workshop session #8 (incl. delivering final poster to printshop)

Rooms: REC* C3.07, REC CK.08, REC C2.07, REC JKB.05, REC GS.07, REC GS.04, REC JK1.26, REC C1.07.

Day 9: Thursday June 30th

09:30-12:00 Iris Groen: High-level vision in the human brain: organisation and computation

                              Room: REC* M1.01

12:00-13:00 Lunch break

13:00-17:00 Workshop session #9 (incl. preparing oral presentations of posters)

Rooms: REC* B2.01, REC B2.10, REC B2.11, REC A2.04, REC A2.05, REC C3.04, REC C3.07, REC C2.04.

Break

19:00-20:00 Frijda Lecture: Wolf Singer:

                              Location: De Balie, Kleine-Gartmanplantsoen 10, 1017 RR Amsterdam.

Day 10: Friday July 1st

Symposium ‘Computations in consciousness and perception’

Location: De Balie, Kleine-Gartmanplantsoen 10, 1017 RR Amsterdam.

09:30-09:45 Introduction to the symposim (Wolf Singer, Jorge Mejias)

09:45-10:25 Athena Demertzi

10:25-10:50 Coffee break

10:50-11:30 Claire Sergent

11:30-13:15 Lunch break & poster session

13:15-13:55 Marcello Massimini

13:55-14:35 Cyriel Pennartz

14:35-15:00 Coffee break

15:00-15:40 Simon van Gaal

15:40-16:20 Gustavo Deco

16:20-16:45 Coffee break

16:45-17:30 Discussion panel (moderators: Wolf Singer, Jorge Mejias)

17:30-17:45 Announcement of poster awards

REC* is Roeterseiland Campus, Amsterdam

Map of the campus.