Estes Workshop and 7th Annual Mid-West Cognitive Science Conference
Estes Workshop and 7th Annual Mid-West Cognitive Science Conference May 12th-15th, 2018 Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana Estes Workshop Co-Sponsored by: The Association for Psychological Science The Psychonomic Society Conference Co-sponsored by: The Cognitive Science Program at Indiana University The Indiana University Emerging Area of Research on Learning: Machines, Brains, and Children The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Indiana University Registration for the Estes Workshop taking place May 14-15th, “Deep, fast and shallow learning in humans and machines,” is open until April 26th.
2-week Summer School in Nonlinear Dynamics in Life Sciences
Applications to Neuroscience and Psychology June 18-29, 2018; hosted at McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada We are pleased to announce a 2-week summer school in theory and applications of nonlinear dynamics in neuroscience and psychology. The program includes tutorials by experts in nonlinear dynamics, computer lab applications, and trainee presentations. Travel funds are available; housing and food costs are included.
Duckworth, Feldman Barrett Among Speakers in Webinar Series
APS Fellow Angela Duckworth will present “Grit: The Power of Persuasion and Perseverance” in a March 27 “Grand Rounds” webinar hosted by the Science of Behavior Change (SOBC), a program at the National Institutes of Health. Duckworth, a psychological scientist at the University of Pennsylvania, studies how factors other than intelligence predict achievement. She focuses specifically on the demonstrated role of grit and self-control. She was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2013 and was an APS Rising Star in 2011. The 1-hour Grand Rounds webinar begins at 2 p.m. The SOBC webinars are held bi-monthly and are designed to engage the public.
NITOP 2019 41st ANNUAL NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON THE TEACHING OF PSYCHOLOGY January 3-6, 2019 TradeWinds Island Grand Hotel, St. Pete beach, Florida Co-sponsored by: The Association for Psychological Science The University of South Florida Department of Psychology Registration is limited to 375 participants; registration by November 15, 2018 is highly recommended. The early conference registration fee is only $15 more than the early registration fee for the January 2019 NITOP for registrations received through November 15, 2018 (regular participant, $585) and after November 15, 2018, the regular participant registration fee will be $635.
Call for Papers for 34th Meeting of the International Society for Psychophysics
The 34th Meeting of the International Society of Psychophysics will take place August 20th-24th, 2018, at Leuphana University in Lueneburg, Germany. The annual meeting is intended to serve as a venue for discussion and debate on the research and methodology surrounding psychophysics, sensory processing and perception, and related topics. Interested students can apply for stipends and travel grants. More information, including the submission process for symposiums, posters and manuscripts, is available on the conference website here.
Call for Papers for “Primary Source: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Memory and Identity”
Fontbonne University in St. Louis, MO, in partnership with the Missouri History Museum, is hosting a conference called “Primary Source: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Memory and Identity.” Proposals are due January 5, 2018.