SCHEDULE on 31st August 2016

Morning Session

9:15-9:30 – Opening remarks/Introduction: Burcu A. Urgen, PhD

9:30-10:30 – Keynote: Ayse P. Saygin, PhD

Talk title: Human Neuroscience and Robotics

10:30-11:00 – Coffee break

11:00-11:45 –  Susanne Quadflieg, PhD (fMRI Tutorial)

Talk title: The role of fMRI in robotics research

11:45-13:30 – Lunch


Afternoon Session

13:30-14:30 – Keynote: Emily S. Cross, PhD

Talk title: Robots on the brain: Exploring brain and behavioural correlates of social perception of artificial agents

14:30-15:00 – Burcu A. Urgen, PhD

Talk title: Cognitive neuroscience and artificial agent design: A case study from Uncanny Valley

15:00-15:30 – Coffee break

15:30-16:30 – Panel session: Interdisciplinary research between HRI and Cognitive Neuroscience, challenges of interdisciplinary research, peer-review process and tips about neuroimaging for HRI researchers, future directions

16:30 – 17:00 – Closing remarks (by the organizers)