SPP-misc: MUCSC - Midwest Undergraduate Cognitive Science Conference - Call for Papers
colallen at indiana.edu
Tue Dec 9 19:44:32 CST 2008
The Indiana University Student Organization for Cognitive Science and
the Indiana University Cognitive Science Program is pleased to
announce the Midwest Undergraduate Cognitive Science Conference on the
weekend of April 4-5, 2009 in Bloomington, Indiana.
This conference is designed to provide the next generation of
cognitive scientists an opportunity to present their research to their
peers from across the Midwest.
Douglas Hofstadter, College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished
Professor of Cognitive Science, and Director of the Center for
Research on Concepts and Cognition, will be delivering the keynote
address on Saturday, April 4.
Students will also have several other exciting opportunities,
including a panel discussion on graduate school (application,
selecting an advisor, choosing a research area) and tours of IU's many
cognitive science labs.
For undergraduates wishing to present their research:
1. Potential speakers should send an abstract and paper to cogsconf at indiana.edu
by February 1, 2009. Talks will be up to 15-minutes in length,
followed by a short question and answer session.
2. Potential poster presenters should send an abstract to cogsconf at indiana.edu
by February 1, 2009.
Abstracts and papers will be peer-reviewed by the program committee
and notifications will be sent via e-mail by March 4, 2009.
The conference will have no registration fee. However, transportation
and lodging arrangements will be the responsibility of the participants.
Further details will be announced as the conference date grows
closer. To be placed on our mailing list, send a message to listserv at indiana.edu
with the body "subscribe cogsconf-l". If there are any questions
please contact cogsconf at indiana.edu. Please forward and distribute
Co-chairs Midwest Undergraduate Cognitive Science Conference.
cogsconf at indiana.edu
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