CFP: International Conference on Thinking

The International Conference on Thinking is now accepting submissions.

Date: August 4-6, 2016 (Note: The Cognitive Science Society conference will be in Philadelphia the following week).

Location: Brown University, Providence, RI, USA

Submission deadline: 31st of March 2016 at 23:59 GMT

This conference brings cognitive scientists, psychologists,
philosophers, decision-making researchers, and others together every four years to discuss the latest research and ideas about how people think. Next summer will be the conference’s first foray outside Europe.

You can obtain information about the conference and submit a paper or symposium here:

The best submission by a student will receive The Student Award for Outstanding Scientific Contribution presented by Cognition, the International Journal of Cognitive Science

Keynote Speakers:

  • Cass Sunstein, Program on Behavioral Economics and Public Policy at Harvard Law School, former Administrator of the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs
  • Nick Chater, Warwick Business School
  • Shaun Nichols, University of Arizona
  • Lance Rips, Northwestern University
  • Michael Tomasello, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
  • Elke Weber, Columbia Business School

Invited Symposia:

  • Stephan Hartmann, Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy
  • Barbara Spellman, University of Virginia
  • Michael Waldmann, Georg-Elias-Müller-Institute for Psychology
  • A Festschrift symposium for David Over: Organized by Shira Elqayam, De Montfort University, and Igor Douven, University of Groningen

Conference Chair: Steven Sloman, Brown University

Program Committee Chair: David Lagnado, University College London, UK

Program Committee

  • Daniel Bartels, University of Chicago
  • Ulrike Hahn, Birkbeck, University of London
  • Joshua Knobe, Yale University
  • Tania Lombrozo UC Berkeley
  • Mike Oaksford, Birkbeck, University of London
  • Daniel Oppenheimer, UCLA
  • David Over, Durham University
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