Thursday afternoon (Oct. 16, 2008) session: John R. Anderson and Alison Gopnik
John R. Anderson, Carnegie Mellon University
"The Image of Complexity"
Alison Gopnik,, UC Berkeley
"Rational Constructivism: How the meeting of philosophy of science, machine learning and cognitive development will transform cognitive science"
Friday morning (Oct. 17, 2008) session: Marc Hauser and Zenon Pylyshyn
Marc Hauser, Harvard University
"The Generative Brain and the Superficiality of Cultural Variation"
Zenon Pylyshyn, Rutgers University
"Object Tracking and the Mind-World Link"
Friday afternoon (Oct. 17, 2008) session: Christof Koch and Ned Block
Cristof Koch, California Institute of Technology
"The Neurobiology of Consciousness"
Ned Block, New York University
"Consciousness and the Extended Mind"