Advances in Brain Sciences 2019: Glimpses of the Future


The Suzanne and Charles Goodman Brain Sciences Building, Edmond J. Safra Campus

Tuesday, September 24th

10:00-11:00 – Avital Adler, NYU – Plasticity and stability of pyramidal neurons in learning and sleep

11:00-12:00 – Yoav Livneh, Harvard University – Cortical estimation of current and future bodily states

12:00-12:30 – COFFEE BREAK

12:30-13:30 – Shachar Maidenbaum, Columbia University – Representations of space and directions in the human brain

13:30-14:30 – LUNCH BREAK

Wednesday, October 2nd

11:00-12:00 – Assaf Breska, UC Berkeley – Cognitive and neural mechanisms of temporal anticipation

12:00-13:00 – Yulia Oganian, UCSF – The neural code that maps sensory inputs onto linguistic representations

13:00-14:00 – LUNCH BREAK

See full abstracts.

“Working memory”