International Multisensory Research Forum



Graduate Students Symposium



Marie Avillac

Institut des Science Cognitives, CNRS UMR-5015, Bron, France

“Reference frames of somatosensory and visual space representations in ventral intraparietal (VIP) area of monkeys”

 Donna M. Lloyd

Oxford Centre for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain, University of Oxford, England

“Visuo-tactile binding sites are modulated by spatial coherence, attended modality, and task: An fMRI study”

Sophie Molholm

The Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory, The Nathan Kline Institute, New York

“Multisensory visual-auditory object recognition in humans: A high-density electrical mapping study”

Sharon Morein-Zamir

Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Canada

“Deconstructing temporal ventriloquism: How do sounds capture the perceived occurrence of lights?”

Gilles Pourtois

Donders Laboratory for Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience, University of Tilburg, The Netherlands

“Convergence of affective information in multimodal regions of the human brain”

Oliver Stock

Department of Psychology, Philipps-University Marburg, Germany

“The cerebral reorganization of language functions in late blind adults as an example of cross-modal plasticity in adulthood”



Speakers' registration fees, hotel accomodations, and travel stipend were made possible by a grant from the Swiss National Science Foundation.












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