Mon, 05/09/2016 (All day)

Symposium

McGovern Institute Spring 2016 Symposium Computations: from Synapses to Systems

Location: 
Singleton Auditorium 46-3002
Public welcome

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PROGRAM
8:30 am
 
Continental Breakfast Served in Atrium
9:00 am – 9:15 am
 ROBERT DESIMONE & MARK HARNETT, McGovern Institute
Welcoming Remarks
Session I (Chair: TBD)
9:15 am - 10:00 am

ANGUS SILVER, University College LondonInformation processing in the input layer of the cerebellar cortex

10:00 am - 10:45 am
GAUTAM AWATRAMANI, University of VictoriaThe fine balancing act of GABAergic/cholinergic retinal starburst amacrine cells
 10:45 am – 11:00 am
Break
11:00 am - 11:45 am
STEFAN REMY, German Center for Neurodegenerative DiseasesSynaptic integration of locomotion-speed by entorhinal cortex and hippocampus
 11:45 am - 12:30 pm
JENNIFER RAYMOND, Stanford UniversityNeural learning rules in the cerebellum
 12:30 pm - 01:30 pm
Lunch in Atrium
 Session II (Chair: TBD)
 01:30 pm – 02:15 pmCARL PETERSEN, École Polytechnique Fédérale de LausanneNeural circuits for goal-directed sensorimotor transformation
 02:15 pm - 03:00 pm
SURYA GANGULI, Stanford UniversityA theory of neural dimensionality, dynamics and measurement
03:00 pm - 03:15 pm

Break
03:15 pm - 04:00 pm

LINDSEY GLICKFELD, Duke Institute for Brain SciencesFunctional specialization in the mouse visual cortex
 04:00 pm - 04:45 pm
STEVEN SIEGELBAUM, Columbia UniversityStoring memories through cortico-hippocampal circuits
 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Reception 

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