Past Event Resources

Perception and attention mechanisms in the primate brain: An integrated, multi-component perspective

November 26, 2019

Organized by Lars Muckli (Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow), Elisa Santandrea (University of Verona) and Alain Destexhe (CNRS)

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  Leonardo Chelazzi (Dept. Neuroscience - University of Verona) - Compiling attentional priority from multiple sources of control: Goal, salience, reward, and prediction

  Emiliano Macaluso (Lyon Neuroscience Research Center) - Contribution of endogenous and stimulus-driven signaling to visuo-spatial orienting: fMRI in humans

  Einat Rashal (Ghent University – Dept. of Experimental Psychology) - Markers of attentional selection in the human EGG


 

Roles and Mechanisms of Cortico-cortical Feedback

November 6-7, 2019

Organized by Alain Destexhe (CNRS) and Timo van Kerkoerle (NeuroSpin)

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Ad Aertsen (Neurobiology and Biophysics, Faculty of Biology and Bernstein Center Freiburg University of Freiburg, Germany) - Mechanisms underlying the generation of spatiotemporal sequences in spiking neuronal networks

 Grace Lindsay (University College London) - Understanding the feedback needed for top-down attention

Lars Muckli (Research Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow) - Feedback of predictions in different layers of visual cortex

Pieter R. Roelfsema (Dept. Vision & Cognition, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience) - Feedforward and feedback processing during figure-ground perception

Sacha van Albada (Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine, Jülich Research Centre) - How the connectivity of macaque vision-related cortex shapes its resting-state dynamics

 

Network science for cortical circuits: specificity versus regularity

December 4-5, 2019

Organized by Alain Destexhe (CNRS) and Idan Segev (HUJI)

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  Rodrigo Perin (Laboratory of Neural Microcircuity – École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) - From microcircuit constraints to network structure

  Kathryn Hess (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) - Topological insights into cortical microcircuits

 

Workshop on Synaptic plasticity

January 14-15, 2020

Organized by André Grüning (HOST), Wulfram Gerstner (EPFL), Jeanette Hellgren Kotaleski (KTH) and Marja-Leena Linne (TUT)

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  Jesper Sjostrom (McGill) - Unconventional NMDA receptor signalling at neocortical synapses

Taro Toyoizumi (Riken, Center for Brain Science) - Exploring the learning principle in the brain


 

Workshop on Modeling brain signals

January 9-10, 2020

Organized by Alain Destexhe (CNRS), Gaute Einevoll (NMBU) and Viktor Jirsa (AMU)

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Alain Destexhe (CNRS) - Do local field potentials and the EEG primarily reflect inhibitory processes?

Gaute Einevoll (NMBU - University of Olso) - Why model brain signals?

  Ness Torbjørn (NMBU - University of Olso) - LFPy