Call for Papers and Symposia: KogWis2020

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
<http://www.kogwis2020.uni-freiburg.de> www.kogwis2020.uni-freiburg.de <
<http://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).

Young researchers (with an accepted contribution) can benefit from travel
grants (10 grants of 150 Euro). We will also honor the best posters with
four poster awards (each one awarded with 150 Euro).

For any inquiries please use the conference e-mail-address
<mailto:kogwis2020@cognition.uni-freiburg.de>
kogwis2020@cognition.uni-freiburg.de <
<mailto:kogwis2020@cognition.uni-freiburg.de>
mailto:kogwis2020@cognition.uni-freiburg.de>. For more details and further
information please consult the conference website:
<http://www.kogwis2020.uni-freiburg.de> www.kogwis2020.uni-freiburg.de <
<http://www.kogwis2020.uni-freiburg.de/>
http://www.kogwis2020.uni-freiburg.de/> .

Organising Committee: Evelyn Ferstl, Lars Konieczny, Rul von Stülpnagel,
Judith Beck.