International conference


On Thursday 18 and Friday 19 May 2017 the Center hosted an international scientific conference featuring the project leaders of the NCCR and a select group of invited speakers. Together they presented and commented on the significance of the results of the research carried out at the NCCR in the past 12 years, and related scientific advances. 

NCCR speakers     Invited speakers  

Mireille Betrancourt
Fabrice Clément
Arnaud D'Argembeau
Julien Deonna
Achim Elfering
Ernst Fehr

Didier Grandjean
Patrizia Lombardo
Thierry Pun
David Sander
Klaus R. Scherer
Marianne Schmid Mast

Sophie Schwartz
Norbert K. Semmer
Fabrice Teroni
Franziska Tschan
Martial Van der Linden
Patrik Vuilleumier

Noël Carroll
Ronald de Sousa
Judith Hall
Paul L. Harris
Sonja Kotz
Kevin LaBar

Susanne P. Lajoie
Agnes Moors
Gabriele Oettingen
Ken A. Paller
Nim Tottenham
Howard M. Weiss


(Click on the name of the speaker to access the recording of the talk)

Thursday 18 May 2017  
8h30 - 9h00 Introduction
9h00 - 10h00 David Sander & Agnes Moors
10h00 - 10h30 Coffee break
10h30 - 11h30 Julien Deonna - Fabrice Teroni & Ronald de Sousa
11h30 - 12h30 Marianne Schmid Mast & Judith Hall
12h30 lunch
13h00 - 14h00 poster session with coffee
14h00 - 15h00 Sophie Schwartz & Ken A. Paller
15h00 - 16h00 Fabrice Clément & Paul L. Harris
16h00 - 16h30 Coffee break
16h30 - 17h30 Mireille Betrancourt - Thierry Pun - Guillaume Chanel & Susanne Lajoie
17h30 - 18h30 Talk by Klaus R. Scherer, founding director
18h30 Apéritif


Friday 19 May 2017  
9h00 - 10h00 Didier Grandjean & Sonja Kotz
10h00 - 10h30 Coffee break
10h30 - 11h30 Patrizia Lombardo & Noël Carroll
11h30 - 12h30 Ernst Fehr & Nim Tottenham
12h30 lunch
13h00 - 14h00 poster session with coffee
14h00 - 15h00 Norbert K. Semmer - Franziska Tschan - Achim Elfering & Howard M. Weiss
15h00 - 16h00 Martial Van der Linden - Arnaud d'Argembeau & Gabriele Oettingen
16h00 - 16h30 Coffee break
16h30 - 17h30 Patrik Vuilleumier & Kevin LaBar
17h30 - 18h30 Demo by Katharine Vega
18h30 Closing apero