Thursday, 19th October

At: Palazzo Piomarta (Istruzione) - Corso Bettini, 84 Rovereto

19.00 Welcome Buffet (only for registered participants)

Friday, 20th October

At: Auditorium Melotti - Corso Bettini, 43 Rovereto

8:30 Registration
9:15 – 9:30 Welcome speech - Carlo Miniussi
9.30 – 10.30 Zoe Kourtzi - Adaptive Brain Computations for Flexible Cognition
Matteo Caleo - Neuronal plasticity after stroke: novel pathways for rehabilitation
Chairperson: Yuri Bozzi
10.30 – 11.30 Poster session A and coffee break
11.30 – 12.30 Emiliano Ricciardi - How blindness improved our vision on brain function
Tamar Makin - Brain plasticity in amputees
Chairperson: Massimiliano Zampini
14.00 – 15.30 Patrick Haggard - A decade of 'free will' neuroscience
Ruth Byrne - Counterfactual Reasoning
Randy Gallistel - The Bernoulli-Gauss and the No-US
Chairperson: Katya Tentori
15.30 – 16.30 Poster session B and coffee break
16.30 – 18.30 Satu Palva - Large-scale synchronization and cross-frequency interactions in attention and working memory
Stefano Panzeri - The relationship between cross-cell coupling and the timescales of population coding across cortex
Gustavo Deco - Characterizing different brain states with whole brain models
Niko Logothetis - Concurrent Physiological Multisite-Recordings & Brain Imaging: Study of Dynamic Connectivity Related to System and Synaptic Memory Consolidation
Chairperson: Jorge Jovicich

Social dinner with live music entertainment of the Jazz trio: Sabrina Gagliano (voice), Luca Baldessari (piano) & Giordano Grossi (double bass)

Saturday, 21st October

9.00 – 10.00 Louise McNally - Moving forward in the understanding of language and linguistic behavior updated
David Poeppel - The neurobiology and language: can we find the right linking hypotheses?
10.00 – 11.00 Poster session C and coffee break
11.00 – 12.45 Scott Fairhall - Cortical Representations of Encyclopaedic Semantic Knowledge
Cristina Becchio - Observing other minds
Antonino Vallesi - Brain asymmetries in cognitive control
Discussant: Tim Shallice
14.00 – 15.30 Nadia Bolognini - Brain signatures for tactile mirroring and self-other distinction
Emiliano Macaluso - Spatial orienting in complex environments
Alex Martin - The role of cognitive neuroscience in alleviating neuropsychiatric disorders
Chairperson: Daniel Baldauf
15.30 – 16.30 Poster session D and coffee break
16.30 – 16.45 Poster award for CIMeC PhD students (Doctoral Student day, Francesco Pavani) and Final remarks (Carlo Miniussi

Theatrical performance (in italian):
WE, ROBOTS. Our brain. The most precious thing we have
- inspired by the Bicentennial Man and other works of Isaac Asimov -
Free entry until seating exhaustion. Opening Auditorium at 8.15 p.m.


Conference Office
Communication and Events Office – Rovereto
University of Trento