Department of Biomedical Engineering and Computational Science

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

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