[visionlist] Summer school Consciousness and Action - June 2007

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De : roy <roy at canoe.ens.fr>

Second European School on Consciousness:

June 4 -16, 2007
Institut d’Etudes Scientifiques de Cargèse,

Corsica, France

organized with the support of

*School Website:

The Second European School on Consciousness will take place from June 4
to June 16 2007, at the CNRS Institut d’Etudes Scientifiques of Cargèse,
on the French island of Corsica.

It will be dedicated to the relations between Consciousness and Action.

It is intended as a new step in the development of a European community
of cognitive scientists working in the area of consciousness, building
up on the 2005 Cargèse School on Consciousness, Attention and Memory.

Applications are received until April 20 through the School website.

The school is primarily open to doctoral students, post-docs, young
researchers and academics in cognitive science. Applicants must be
affiliated with a research or teaching institution from the European  

The school will include :
- teaching sessions
- tutorials
- group works
- debates
- poster session

The main elements of the /programme/ are :
Fundamental problems in the theory of action
Cognitive neuroscience of action: overview
Cognitive neuroscience of consciousness: overview
Fundamental problems in the theory of consciousness
Intention of action and consciousness
Perception, action and consciousness
Understanding of action and consciousness
Control of action and consciousness
Embodiment and consciousness of action
Agentivity and pathologies of action
Self consciousness and action
Motor imagery
Imitation and consciousness of action

The list of speakers (not complete) includes:
- Ned Block, Philosophy, New York University
- A. Mele, Philosophy, Florida State University
- S.Dehaene, Cognitive Neuroscience, Collège de France
- E.Pacherie, Philosophy, Institut Jean Nicod/ Ecole normale supérieure
- Y. Rossetti, Cognitive Neuroscience, INSERM Directeur de Recherche,  
- N Eilan, Philosophy, Warwick University
- P. Haggard, Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London
- S. Gallagher, Philosophy, University of Central Florida
- F. de Vignemont , Philosophy, Institut Jean Nicod/ Ecole normale
- C. Farrer, Cognitive Neuroscience, Institut des Sciences  
Cognitives, Lyon
- Axel Cleermans, Psychology, Université Libre de Bruxelles
- Jean Lorenceau, Psychology, RISC/ LENA
- Jean-Michel Roy, Philosophy, Ecole normale supérieure de lettres et
sciences humaines/ CREA

Scientific Committee
Axel Cleermans, Psychologie, Fonds National de la Recherche
Scientifique, Bruxelles
Stanislas Dehaene, Neurosciences Cognitives, Collège de France, INSERM
U562, Orsay
Jean Lorenceau, Psychophysique, LENA, CNRS, Paris
Lionel Naccache, Psychologie, Hôpital de la Pitié Salpêtrière, INSERM
U562, Paris
Petra Stoerig, Neurosciences cognitives, Université de Dusseldorf
Jean-Michel Roy, Philosophie, Ecole normale supérieure de lettres et
sciences humaines, Lyon
Catherine Tallon-Baudry, Neurosciences cognitives, LENA, Paris
F. de Vignemont , Philosophy, Institut Jean Nicod/ Ecole normale  

Contact school director : J.M. Roy roy at heraclite.ens.fr

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