CogSci 2009

Please print out your confirmation at the end of the registration process. Take it to the registration counter to get your badge for the conference.

You will automatically receive a confirmation email after we process your registration. However, if you need a printable pdf version of the receipt, please send an email to Jan Hathaway with that request. jhathaway@resourcenter.com

CogSci 2009, the 31st annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society will be held in Amsterdam, July 29-Aug 1, 2009, at the VU University Amsterdam.

A list of the tutorials and workshops can be found on the conference website, some of which have a link to a webpage with a more specific program for that event in addition to the information below.

Please note that there is NO one-day registration available on this site or at the conference. Everyone is expected to register for the conference, including all students, all tutorial and workshop attendees, and all presenters and speakers.

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations received in writing by June 10, 2009 will be issued a full refund. Cancellations received in writing by June 24, 2009 will be issued a refund less a $25 service fee. NO REFUNDS FOR CANCELLATIONS AFTER June 24, 2009. CogSci reserves the right to cancel. In the unlikely event of cancellation, CogSci is not responsible for any costs, damages, or other expenses of any kind, including, without limitation, transportation and/or hotel costs incurred by registrant. Speakers subject to change without notice.

Details

July 29, 2009through August 1, 2009
VU University Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Netherlands

 

RAI Hotel & Travel Service

Conference Package

Pass Name Description
Main Registration Registration Fees:
Members: $250
Student Members & Zone B Members: $75
NonMembers: $400
$100 late fee applies after June 24, 2009

The Main Registration fee covers attendance to all CogSci sessions July 29-Aug 1, workshops and tutorials (July 29), coffee breaks, all three poster sessions (including light hors d'oeuvres), the Rumelhart Reception (including champagne toast), and a hardcopy conference program.

Note: The Student Member rate is only for Students who are Members of the Society. You can join the Society and register for the conference at the same time to get the member rates.


Events

Events for Wednesday, July 29, 2009 Date Time
Tutorial 1 (Full-day): Quantum Information Processing Theory Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
 

Jerome R. Busemeyer & Zheng Wang: Quantum Information Processing Theory

This an all day tutorial with a morning break from 10:30-11am, lunch on your own from 12:30-1:30pm, and an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

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Tutorial 2 (Full-day): Dynamic Field Theory: Conceptual Foundations and App..... Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  Gregor Schoner, Vanessa Simmering, & Christian Faubel: TDynamic Field Theory: Conceptual Foundations and Applications in the Cognitive and Developmental Sciences

This an all day tutorial with a morning break from 10:30-11am, lunch on your own from 12:30-1:30pm, and an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

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Tutorial 3a (Half-day): EPAM/CHREST Tutorial: Fifty Years of Simulating ... Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 12:30 AM
 

Fernand Gobet & Peter Lane: EPAM/CHREST Tutorial: Fifty Years of Simulating Human Learning

This is a half day tutorial with a morning break from 10:30-11am.

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WS04 (full-day): ACT-R Workshop Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  John R. Anderson, Daniel Bothell, Christian Lebiere, & Niels A. Taatgen: ACT-R Workshop

This is an all day workshop with a morning break from 10:30-11am, lunch on your own from 12:30-1:30pm, and an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

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WS05 (full-day): Large-Scale Cognitive Modeling using Model Integrated Computing Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  Scott A. Douglass & Jonathan Sprinkle: Large-Scale Cognitive Modeling using Model Integrated Computing

This is an all day workshop with a morning break from 10:30-11am, lunch on your own from 12:30-1:30pm, and an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

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WS06 (Full-day): New Developments in the Cognitive Science of Religion Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
 

Armin W. Geertz, Luther H. Martin, & Robert N. McCauley: New Developments in the Cognitive Science of Religion. Hosted by the International Association for the Cognitive Science of Religion

This is an all day workshop with a morning break from 10:30-11am, lunch on your own from 12:30-1:30pm, and an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

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WS07 (Full-day): Aspects of the Self in VR: Implications for Design - Cancelled Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  Vanja Kljajevic & Kamilla Johannsdottir: Aspects of the Self in VR: Implications for Design

This Workshop has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

WS08 (Full-day): Bridging the Gap Between Computational and Empirical Approaches Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  Kees van Deemter, Albert Gatt, Roger van Gompel, & Emiel Krahmer: Bridging the Gap Between Computational and Empirical Approaches to Reference

This is an all day workshop with a morning break from 10:30-11am, lunch on your own from 12:30-1:30pm, and an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

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WS09 (Full-day): Intuitive Pedagogical Reasoning: An Interdisciplinary Workshop Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
 

Patrick Shafto & Noah Goodman: Intuitive Pedagogical Reasoning: An Interdisciplinary Workshop

This is an all day workshop with a morning break from 10:30-11am, lunch on your own from 12:30-1:30pm, and an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

WS10 (Full-day): Swarm Cognition Workshop Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  Vito Trianni & Elio Tuci: Swarm Cognition Workshop

This is an all day workshop with a morning break from 10:30-11am, lunch on your own from 12:30-1:30pm, and an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

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WS11 (Full-day): Psychocomputational Models of Human Language Acquisition Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  William Gregory Sakas & Rens Bod: Psychocomputational Models of Human Language Acquisition

This is an all day workshop with a morning break from 10:30-11am, lunch on your own from 12:30-1:30pm, and an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

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WS12b (half-day): Distributional Semantics beyond Concrete Concepts Jul 29, 2009 9:00 AM to 12:30 AM
  Yves Peirsman, Yannick Versley, & Tim Van de Cruys: Distributional Semantics beyond Concrete Concepts

This is a half day session with a morning break from 10:30-11am.

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Tutorial 3b (Half-day): CogSketch Tutorial Jul 29, 2009 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM
  Kenneth D. Forbus: CogSketch Tutorial

This is a half day tutorial with an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

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WS12a (half-day): WICS: Merging professional development and science: Constructi Jul 29, 2009 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM
  Laurie Beth Feldman, Janet van Hell, Judith Kroll, & Suparna Rajaram: WICS: Merging professional development and science: Constructing a successful grant proposal

This is a half day session with an afternoon break from 3-3:30pm.

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Events for Thursday, July 30, 2009 Date Time
Thursday Evening Rumelhart Reception Jul 30, 2009 4:20 PM to 5:20 PM
  Although this session is included in your conference registration fees, we ask that you indicate whether you will attend in order to assist with planning. The Robert J. Glushko and Pamela Samuelson Foundation is hosting a Champagne Toast at the Rumelhart Reception.

Thursday Night Poster Session Jul 30, 2009 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
  Although these sessions are included in your conference registration fees, we ask that you indicate whether you will attend in order to assist with planning. We will provide light hors d'oeuvres (not intended to replace a meal) at the poster sessions.

Events for Friday, July 31, 2009 Date Time
Friday Night Poster Session Jul 31, 2009 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
  Although these sessions are included in your conference registration fees, we ask that you indicate whether you will attend in order to assist with planning. We will provide light hors d'oeuvres (not intended to replace a meal) at the poster sessions.

Events for Saturday, August 01, 2009 Date Time
Saturday Night Poster Session Aug 1, 2009 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
  Although these sessions are included in your conference registration fees, we ask that you indicate whether you will attend in order to assist with planning. We will provide light hors d'oeuvres (not intended to replace a meal) at the poster sessions.

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