Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Charles River, Maclaurin Building 10 & The Great Dome
McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT
August 22, 2015 - 9:00 am
This event is invitation only.
Details will be posted closer to the event date.
Registration is now closed for the CBMM Summer 2015 Course at MBL, Woods Hole MA
The Marine Biological Laboratory
August 13, 2015 - 9:00 am
Brains, Minds and Machines
The Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MACourse Date: August 13 – September 3, 2015Deadline: March 16, 2015* . | Online Application Form*Please note new deadlineDirectors: Gabriel Kreiman, Harvard University; and Tomaso Poggio, Massachusetts Institute of Technology...
Genoa, Italy
June 22, 2015 - 9:00 am
CBMM and its partners, the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) , LCSL, and the University of Genova are co-organizing a machine learning course for this summer in Genoa, Italy. The course will be held June 22nd - 26th, 2015.
Instructors:
- Lorenzo Rosasco, Universita' di Genova (also Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia and Massachusetts Institute of Technology).
- Francesca Odone, Universita' di Genova.
Registration deadline:  May 15th 2015...
Princeton Neuroscience Institute
June 15, 2015 - 5:15 pm
Princeton Neuroscience Institute will be hosting a summer course which might be of interest to the CBMM community:
New intensive summer course: Neurotechnologies for Analysis of Neural Dynamics
Directors: David W. Tank and Michael Berry, Princeton University,
Dates: June 15 – July 12, 2015
Online...
CVPR 2015 logo
June 11, 2015 - 9:00 am
Date: Thursday, June 11, 2015
Location: CVPR 2015, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Massachusetts.
We're planning a day of invited speakers and a poster session. Submissions are non-archival short 2 page abstracts. Submission of both novel and already-published but relevant work is encouraged.
This...
June 2, 2015 - 9:00 am
This meeting is by invitation only.
photo of Prof. Dan Rockmore
May 22, 2015 - 3:30 pm
Prof. Dan Rockmore, Director of the Neukom Institute for Computational Science - Dartmouth College and member of the CBMM External Advisory Committe (EAC), has contributed an article to the Huffington Pist which may be of interest to the CBMM Commnity.
Our Mother the Machine, posted: 05/13/2015
"The last couple years were pretty great years in the movies for artificial intelligence. "Her" -- the first movie ever about a relationship between an...
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May 12, 2015 - 4:00 pm
Speaker: Maryam Vaziri Pashkam  
Abstract
Humans are experts at reading others’ actions. They efficiently process others’ movements in real time to predict intended future movements. Here we designed a competitive reaching task to investigate real-time body reading in a naturalistic setting. Two subjects faced each other separated...
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May 5, 2015 - 4:00 pm
Speaker: Marc Howard (BU) Host: Sam Gershman
 
Abstract: The Weber-Fechner law is a foundational rule of psychophysics that applies to many sensory dimensions.  Biologically, the Weber-Fechner law can be implemented by a set of cells with receptive fields supporting a logarithmic scale.  Psychologically, we have the ability to preferentially...
May 5, 2015 - 2:30 pm
By Invitation only.