LNCO hosts Symposium on Vestibular Consciousness and Cognition
On November 25 and 26, the Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience hosted a symposium on Vestibular Consciousness and Cognition.
The two day symposium included invited talks by Prof Fred Mast (Uni Bern), Prof Bigna Lenggenhager (Uni Zürich), Prof Christophe Lopez (Uni Marseille), and Prof Blanke (EPFL), as well as a keynote by Professor Alain Berthoz (Collège de France). Junior researchers from all participating labs further presented their latest work in two lively poster sessions.
Day 1 Speakers
Prof Fred Mast: Mental simulation: A hidden role of the brain’s vestibular network?
Prof Bigna Lenggenhager: The vestibular system, embodiment and perspective taking
Prof Alain Berthoz: Conscious contribution of the vestibular system to perception, action, and memory in body, extrapersonal and environmental space
Day 2 Speakers