Saturday, May 3rd, 2008

Time Event Title Presenter
8:00-8:45 Registration
8:45-9:00 Introduction
9:00-10:00 Session 1 The LIDA Modelís Hypotheses on the Cognitive Cycle, High-Level Cognitive Processes, and Theta/Alpha and Gamma Rhythms. Stan Franklin
10:00-11:00 Session 1 Do Brain Rhythms Underlie Conscious and Unconscious Cognition? Bernard J. Baars
11:00-11:15 Break
11:15-12:45 Session 2 Alpha and Theta Oscillations: Conscious Control of Information Processing in the Human Brain? Wolfgang Klimesch
12:45-2:30 Lunch
2:30-3:30 Session 3 Brain Rhythms, Anatomy and the Emergence of Consciousness: Why Hearts Donít Love and Brains Donít Pump Paul Nunez
3:00-4:00 Break
4:00-5:30 Session 4 Neural Synchrony in Attention and Consciousness Lawrence M. Ward

Sunday, May 4th, 2008

Time Event Title Presenter
8:30-9:00 Registration
9:00-10:30 Session 5 Long-distance Synchronization of Neural Activity across Cortical Areas Correlates with Conscious Perception Lucia Melloni
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-12:30 Session 6 Brain Rhythms and the Global Workspace Theory Satu Palva
12:30-2:00 Lunch
2:00-3:00 Session 7 Necessity and Sufficiency in the Emergence of Consciousness: When is a Complex Brain Complex Enough? David Edelman
3:00-3:30 Break
3:30-4:30 Session 8 Panel Discussion Panel
4:30-5:30 Session 8 Open Discussion Panel & Audience







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