2nd Annual Doctoral Conference VDS CoBeNe PhD Academy

When: Wednesday - Friday, 1st – 3rd February 2023,
Where: University of Vienna, Main Building, Universitätsring 1, 1010 Vienna

  • A conference open to all PhD candidates and supervisors affiliated with the Vienna Doctoral School CoBeNe, as well as Master students
  • A chance for doctoral candidates to present their work to an audience of peers at any stage of their PhD
  • An occasion for speakers to gain 4 ECTS
  • A two-day event bringing together researchers from Psychology, Neuroscience, Behavioral/Cognitive Biology and Cognitive Humanities.

Scientific Program

February 1
18:00-open endPre-conference SOCIAL EVENT @ Café Einstein

February 2
Kleiner Festsaal Erika-Weinzierl-Saal Marietta-Blau-Saal
8:30-9:00Welcome Address

 Keynote 1: Behavioral and Cognitive Biology (Jim McGetrick)

10:10-10:10Coffee Break

Inputs & Sense- Making

Relating to humans & machines

Attention, willpower, and learning

12:00-13:00Lunch break
13:00-14:00Keynote 2: Cognitive Humanities (Sabrina Turker)
14:10-16:00Social & environmental contextsPerceiving art, perceivine othres IInformation and relation seeking
16:00-16:10Coffee break
16:10-18:00Attitudes towards the environmentCommunication & perceptionGrowing up & caring about the environment

Conference dinner @ University main building


February 3
Kleiner Festsaal Erika-Weinzierl-Saal Marietta-Blau-Saal

 Keynote 3: Psychology (Helena Hartmann)

10:10-10:10Coffee Break

Looking inwards & outwards perceiving oneself & others

Perceiving art, perceiving others II

Clever animals & clever humans

12:00-13:00Lunch break

 Poster Session

15:00-16:00Keynote 4: Neuroscience (Dominic Kargl)
17:00-18:00Conference conclusion, prizes for best talk and best poster
18:00-open end

Post-conference drinks @ Café Einstein

Program booklet

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If you want to register please fill in this form https://is.gd/cobene2023.