Webconference 2018

New Challenges in Philosophy of Neuroscience

Neural Mechanisms WebConference 2018

 

Friday 5 October 2018

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8 GMT Hong Yu Wong Embodiment: Structure and Mechanisms
9 GMT Chiara Brozzo Categorically perceiving motor actions
9.45 GMT BREAK
10 GMT Alessio Plebe Neural mechanisms and development in the cortex
10.45 GMT Bryce Gessell Does the brain have a “functional unit”?
11.30 GMT LONG BREAK
12.30 GMT Daniel Burnston & Philipp Haueis Evolving Concepts of “Hierarchy” in Systems Neuroscience
13.15 GMT Luis Favela Neural reuse is a general mechanism, but Neural Darwinism is a fundamental theory
14.00 GMT BREAK
14.15 GMT David Colaco Recharacterizing Scientific Phenomena
15.00 GMT Gualtiero Piccinini Levels of Being: An Egalitarian Account

Saturday 6 October 2018

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12.30 GMT Alfredo Vernazzani A Mechanistic Framework for the Neural Correlates of Conscious Visual Object Perception
13.15 GMT Jessey Wright Searching for what isn’t There: Two Challenges for Data-Driven Ontology Revision in Cognitive Neuroscience
14 GMT BREAK
14.30 GMT Carrie Figdor The Fallacy of the Homuncular Fallacy
15.15 GMT Javier Gomez-Lavin Working Memory is Not a Natural Kind

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Just as the webinars, the conference will be hosted by Cisco WebEx (more details HERE).

 


 

We are willing to express our gratitude to all those who have submitted a paper. Moreover, we are very grateful to the reviewers that scored and provided comments on the papers:

  • Michael ANDERSON
  • Ken AIZAWA
  • Sofia BONICALZI
  • Zdenka BRZOVIĆ
  • Alessio BUCCI
  • Fausto CARUANA
  • Mazviita CHIRIMUUTA
  • Matteo COLOMBO
  • Matthieu DEWITT
  • Krys DOLEGA
  • Joseph DEWHURST
  • Mirko FARINA
  • Stephen GADSBY
  • Matteo GRASSO
  • Marcello IENCA
  • Liz IRVINE
  • Marko JURJAKO
  • Lena KÄSTNER
  • Colin KLEIN
  • Daniel KOSTIC
  • Francesco MARCHI
  • Joseph MCCAFFREY
  • Marco NATHAN
  • Alfredo PATERNOSTER
  • Carlotta PAVESE
  • Gualtiero PICCININI
  • Emily PRYCHITKO
  • Charles RATHKOPF
  • Jackie SULLIVAN
  • Antonella TRAMACERE
  • Alberto VOLTOLINI
  • Daniel WEISKOPF
  • Hong Yu WONG
  • Tal YARKONI
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