CCN Retreat schedule - 2015

Date: Sunday, October 4

Location: The Lake Morey Resort, Fairlee, VT

9:30-12:30 Talks Lakeside Theater
9:30-9:55 Jeremy Manning Exploring dynamic brain connectivity patterns during story listening
9:55-10:20 Sam Nastase Attention selectivity reshapes the geometry of distributed semantic representation
10:20-10:50 Matteo Visconti / Yaroslav Halchenko The Center for Open Neuroscience
10:50-11:10 coffee break Waterlot Room
11:10-11:35 Alireza Soltani Metaplasticity as a neural substrate for choice under uncertainty
11:35-noon Adina Roskies New Cognitive Science Program at Dartmouth
noon-12:25 Matt van der Meer Prospection in the rat hippocampus
12:30-1:30 Lunch  Outside on the lakefront
 1:30-2:30 Data Blitzes and Posters  
  Hany Farid How realistic is photorealistic
  Shiva Ghaanifarashahi TBA
  Seth Frey Sophisticated information processing is strategic information encryption: evidence from a million hands of online Texas Hold'em
  Wei Zhao Real-time model computation using the Dartmouth Head Injury Model
   Jiahui Guo Voice processing after posterior superior temporal sulcus lesion
   Justin Kim  The structural integrity of white matter fiber pathways between the amygdala and the lateral orbitofrontal cortex inversely predicts trait anxiety
  Laurel Symes The ecology and evolution of decision making
  Alexandra Rieger Seeing with our ears, non-synaesthetic subjects are capable of discerning specific pictorial shapes within sounds in cognitive-behavioral sound study
  Max Mehlman A population of cells in the nucleus prepositus projects to both the head direction and an extraocular motor nucleus
  Will Butler Shifting the neural compass: reversible disruption of the head direction signal in vivo
  Kelsey Wheeler TBA
  Matteo Visconti Clustering cortical searchlights based on shared representational geometry
2:30-5:30 Unscheduled time for posters (Waterlot Room), recreation, conversation  
3:30 Afternoon snacks Waterlot Room
5:30-6:00 Cocktails Steamboat Lounge
6:00-8:00 Dinner Lakeside Dining Room