Save the Date: Brains and Bodies in Social Interaction, Learning and Wellbeing

Save the Date: Brains and Bodies in Social Interaction, Learning and Wellbeing

Jyväskylä Brain & Mind is happy to welcome you to conference and workshop on Brains and Bodies in Social Interaction, Learning and Wellbeing on June 11-14, 2024! The event brings together PhD students, postdocs, and researchers at all levels, and everyone interested in the study of nervous system synchrony within and between individuals.

Confirmed speakers:

    • Guillaume Dumas, Associate Professor, Computational Psychiatry in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal
    • Hyeonjeong Jeong, Professor, Graduate School of International Cultural Studies & Department of Human Brain Science, Tohoku University
    • Lauri Parkkonen, Professor, Department of Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering, Aalto University
    • Satu Palva, Professor, Research Center for Psychology, University of Oulu, Research Director at Neuroscience Center, University of Helsinki, Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, University of Glasgow
    • Takefumi Kikusui, Professor, School of Veterinary Medicine, Azabu University
    • Wolfgang Tschacher, Professor, University Hospital of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Bern University

Conference includes two days of symposiums and two days of methods workshops with following themes:

    • Interpersonal synchrony in clinical context
    • Collaborative learning
    • Body and brain in synchrony
    • Social interaction across species
    • Analysis of coupling between signals
    • Approaches to Psychophysiological measurements
    • Advanced analysis of respiratory-brain coupling
    • Approaches to measuring, analyzing and quantifying interpersonal synchrony

You can find a preliminary schedule and more information on the conference website. The information about abstract submissions and registrations will be updated soon!

Best regards,
Vesa Romppanen
University of Jyväskylä
Centre for Interdisciplinary Brain Research (CIBR)



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