2020 Presentations & Events

The MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development run regular weekly and monthly meetings/workshops throughout the year. A list of upcoming meetings and workshops that have been scheduled for 2020 can be found below.  New events will be added to this list as they become available.

Monday, 06th April 2020 - 12.00pm
Please join us by Zoom for the next MMM and MAC event. Presenting first will be Dr Hannah Sarvasy discussing 'children's speech', followed by Dr Celia Harris on 'memory scaffolding'. Professor Kate Stevens will also provide a Director's Update in between the sessions.
Monday, 30th March 2020 - 11am
Join us at the next MMM with invited speaker Dr Moritz Milde as he discusses The Role of Time in Neural Computation, and also hear from Dr Ying Xu in her talk about Event-based Feature Extraction and Classification using Neuromorphic Cochlea.
Monday, 23rd March 2020 - 11am
Please join us on Zoom for our first student panel presentations with updates from our PhD candidates across the Biomedical and Human Technologies, and Brain Sciences research groups.
Monday, 16th March 2020 - 11am
Please join us for a special presentation by Dr Lyn Tieu from the School of Education, on 'Linguistic inference in everyday conversation'.
Monday, 9th March 2020 - 11am
Professor Anne Cutler talks about overcoming listening trouble, and Associate Professor Mark Antoniou discusses using text-based chat for mental health in remote communities.
Monday, 2nd March 2020 - 12.00pm
Join us at the next MARCS meeting for an Institute update as well as presentations by Associate Professor Rachel Hendery and afternoon presentation by Professor Markus Lappe from the University of Münster
Monday, 24th February 2020 - 11am
Please join us for talks by special guest Professor Susan Hespos from Northwestern University about cognition and learning from infancy and beyond. Join us for the talk followed by lunch.
Monday, 17th February 2020 - 11am
Join us at the next MMM where we will hear from the MARCS Summer Interns as they showcase an overview of the projects they have been working on.
Monday, 10th February 2020 - 11am
Please join us for talks by invited speaker Dr Jennifer MacRitchie on 'cognitive and motor gains of musical instrument training' followed by Senior Research Fellow, Lyn Tieu who will discuss the findings of her investigative work into linguistic inferences.
Monday, 3rd February 2020 - 12.00pm
Join us at the next MARCS meeting for an Institute update as well as presentations by Dr Dominique Estival and afternoon colloquium by Dr Neil Todd.
Wednesday, 29th January 2020 - 11am
Please join us at the next MCA for a presentation from Dr. Neil Todd.