Department of Biomedical Engineering and Computational Science BECS

The Mikko Sams Birthday Symposium
on Neurocognition

on November 21, 2013 at BECS, Otakaari 3, Espoo

Symposium programme

Auditorium (F239a, 1st floor)

12:00–12:05Kimmo Kaski, Vice-dean of Aalto School of Science
Introduction

12:05–12:15Risto Nieminen, Dean of Aalto School of Science
Opening of the Symposium

12:15–12:45Riitta Hari, Director of BRU
Moving the mind

12:45–13:15Josef Rauschecker
Mikko Sams: The brain and the mind

13:15–13:45Iiro Jääskeläinen
The pioneering contribution of Mikko Sams to cognitive neuroscience

13:45–14:15Coffee & cakes

14:15–14:45Enrico Glerean
The time travelling brain

14:45–15:15Jari Saramäki
Is the human society like a gigantic brain?

15:15–15:45Lauri Nummenmaa
Emotions, feelings and brain signals

BECS Coffee room (F336, 3rd floor)

16:00–Congratulations, champagne, snacks and music