CCN Retreat schedule - 2017

Date: Sunday, October 8, 2017

Location: The Lake Morey Resort, Fairlee, VT

9:30-12:10 Talks Lakeside Theater
9:30-9:55 Eric Carmichael "Exploring the origin(s) of gamma oscillations in the rat ventral striatum and their role in information routing"
9:55-10:20 Andrew Connolly "Animism, animacy, and another take on the social brain"
10:20-10:50 Brad Duchaine "Probing the origin of the face inversion effect with an extraordinary participant"
10:50-11:10 coffee break Waterlot Room
11:10-12:10 Jeff Taube "What's new with head direction cells and grid cells"
12:15-1:30pm lunch Outside on the Lakefront
1:45-2:45 Data blitz and Posters  
  Beau Sievers "Smooth neural encoding of mixed emotions"
  Vassiki Chauhan "Narrow boundaries for categorization of the identity of personally familiar faces"
  Sam Nastase "The geometry of observed action representation during natural vision"
  Matteo Visconti Di Oleggio Castello "Idiosyncratic, retinotopic bias in face identification modulated by personal familiarity"
  Mehran Moradi TBA
  Kay Alfred "Does the brain have domain-general mechanisms for representing mental models?"
  Justin Hayes "Individual differences in information processing predict distinct connectivity patterns"
  Ilona Kotlewska "Self-face recognition: Source localization of visual evoked potentials"
  Wai Sze Chan "Delay discounting and response inhibition moderate associations between sleep and eating behavior"
2:45-5:30   Unscheduled time for posters (Waterloos Room), recreation, and conversation
3:30 Afternoon snacks Waterlot Room
5:30-6:00 Cocktails Steamboat Lounge
6:00-8:00 Dinner Lakeside Dining Room