2012 Attention Symposium
 

Friday Evening

17:00
 
Registration and Reception at the University Club

Saturday Morning

Chair: Raymond Klein

         8:30     Registration (Rowe Lobby)
9:00
 
Raymond Klein
 
Introduction
9:30
 
Michael Posner
 
Improving attention through network practice and by changing brain states
10:30
 
Break
11:00
 
Eran Zaidel
 
Beyond evolution: Redesigning the brain
12:00
 
Box Lunch and Poster Session

Saturday Afternoon

Chair: David Shore

14:00
 
Charles Spence
 
Controlling attention in a multisensory world
15:00
 
Bruce Milliken
 
The control of attention by prior experience
16:00
 
Break
16:30
 
Juan Lupiáñez
 
Modulation of alertness and orienting over executive control

Sunday Morning

Chair: Gail Eskes

9:00
 
Jim Fan
 
Implementation of cognitive control
10:00
 
Break
10:30
 
Avishai Henik
 
Multiple paths of control
11:30
 
Lunch (on your own)

Sunday Afternoon

Chair: Shannon Johnson

14:00
 
Paolo Bartolomeo
 
Attentional pathways to visual awareness and their disruption after brain damage
15:00
 
Charo Rueda Cuerva
 
Development of attention: Influences from nature and nurture
16:00
 
Break
16:30
 
Raymond Klein
 
Pursuing a productive taxonomy of attention
16:30
 
Sightseeing at Peggy's Cove*
*Available to those attendees with prior registration