KogWis2020 – 7.-9. September 2020 in Freiburg: Call for Symposia

Event: The 15th Biannual Conference of the German Cognitive Science Society, KogWis2020

Theme: Understanding Minds

Date: 7.-9. September 2020
Location: Freiburg im Breisgau, Deutschland
Host: Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg

The 15. biannual Conference of the German Cognitive Science Society (KogWis2020) will take place from 7.-9. September 2020 in Freiburg i.Br., organized by the Center for Cognitive Science. The theme “Understanding Minds” reflects two perspectives: The conference provides a forum for all topics in the study of how minds – both human and artificial – operate.  The theme also puts a specific spotlight on how cognitive systems make sense of the world, in particular in language comprehension and communication.

Confirmed keynote speakers are:
Dedre Gentner, Northwestern University, Illinois (USA)
Seana Coulson, University of California, San Diego (USA)
Marcel Brass, Ghent University (B)
Matthew Crocker, Saarland University, Saarbrücken (D)

The call for symposia is now open, see www.kogwis2020.uni-freiburg.de <http://www.kogwis2020.uni-freiburg.de/> (deadline: March 8th, 2020).

Calls for other contributions (talks, poster, tutorials) will follow (deadline: May 4th, 2020).

For any inquiries please use the conference e-mail-address kogwis2020@cognition.uni-freiburg.de <mailto:kogwis2020@cognition.uni-freiburg.de>. For more details and further information please consult the conference website: www.kogwis2020.uni-freiburg.de <http://www.kogwis2020.uni-freiburg.de/> .
Organising Committee: Evelyn Ferstl, Lars Konieczny, Rul von Stülpnagel, Judith Beck.