European Society for the Study
of Cognitive Systems

Workshop 2004, Genoa    TIMETABLE  

ESSCS Annual Workshop 2004
4 – 6 July 2004, Genova (Genoa), Italia
Università di Genova, Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia, via Balbi, 2

Sunday 4 July, 18.00 hrs
Welcome party, Ristorante Amadeus,
via P.E. Bensa, 40c (Piazza della Nunziata), Genova

Monday 5 July

10.00 – 12.00, Morning session

  • A. Greco, University of Genoa
    A meta-theoretic system for constructing correspondences in cognitive science
  • M. Frixione, Universita' di Salerno
    Can reference be naturalized?

12.00 – 14.30, Lunch

14.30 – 18.00, Afternoon session

  • M. Benzi, University of Genoa
    Causal inference and Simpson’s Paradox
  • Anna M. Borghi, University of Bologna
    Do object concepts incorporate motor information?
  • C. Penco, Universita' di Genova
    Context and prototypes
  • O. Gelo, University of Ulm, Germany
    Cognitive linguistics and metaphors: toward an account of meaning construction and extension

Tuesday 6 July

9.00 – 12.00 Morning session

  • G.J. Dalenoort, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    The a priori role of theories and models for understanding cognition
  • P. Eberle, University of Linz, Austria
    User modelling in the context of distributed cognition
  • T. Jörg, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Minds in evolution - An evolutionary perspective on learning and knowledge formation through human interaction

12.00 – 14.30, Lunch

14.30 – 18.00, Afternoon session

  • L. Salmon, University of Genoa, Italy
    What about a Translation Device?
    A theoretical proposal on human linguistic translation processes
  • J. Becker, Universitaet der Bundeswehr, Munich, Germany
    Constructive constructivism
  • Th. Riga, A. Cangelosi, University of Plymouth, U.K.;
    A. Greco, University of Genoa, Italy
    Teaching robots by using imitation and natural language




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Università di Genova,
Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia
via Balbi, 2 Genova
Tel. (+39) 010 209 5781