Welcome to the ICAC 2021 Virtual Event

Here you find details about the ICAC 2021 Virtual Event.

Dates

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 (4-9 pm Central European Summer Time)

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 (4-9 pm Central European Summer Time)

Registration

Registration is free of charge, but it is required due to data protection regulations. Successful registration will be confirmed by email. Shortly before the meeting, a further email with detailed access information will be provided, both for the pre-recorded talks and the virtual event.

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Program

Each talk lasts 30 min, followed by a 15-min on-line discussion. On both days, after the four presentations, there will be the opportunity for in-depth discussion with each speaker and for gathering with other participants via Gather.Town.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

 

Chairs:

Nicole Angenstein (Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology, Magdeburg) & Jan Schnupp (City University of Hong Kong)

 

Speakers:

4:00-4:45 pm Mounya Elhilali (Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore) Bottom-up and top-down attention in the human brain

4:45-5:30 pm Yves Boubenec (École Normale Supérieure, Paris) Flexible enhancement of task-relevant sounds by distinct cortical populations

5:30-6:15 pm Giovanni di Liberto (Trinity College, Dublin) Investigating the predictive brain with natural speech and music

6:15-7:00 pm Barbara Tillmann (Claude Bernard University, Lyon) Auditory cortex and beyond: Deficits in congenital amusia

 

Gathering and further discussion:

7:00-9:00 pm via Gather.Town

 

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

 

Chairs:

Kasia Bieszczad (Rutgers University, New Brunswick) & Michael Lippert (Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology, Magdeburg)

 

Speakers:

4:00-4:45 pm Daniel Pressnitzer (École Normale Supérieure, Paris) Perception, memory, and inter-individual differences

4:45-5:30 pm Jessica Grahn (Western University, London ON) The role of motor brain areas in auditory sequence processing

5:30-6:15 pm Elena Rotondo (Rutgers University, New Brunswick) Promoting the formation of sound-specific auditory memories using epigenetic interventions

6:15-7:00 pm Dean Buonomano (University of California, Los Angeles) Neural mechanisms of interval selectivity, adaptation, and facilitation in auditory cortex

 

Gathering and further discussion:

7:00-9:00 pm via Gather.Town

 

We look forward to seeing you soon!