May 8, 2018: Debate, “Does Hierarchical Predictive Coding Explain Perception?”
Cantor Film Center
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Link to Video Recording
Speakers and panelists:
Colin Allen (University of Pittsburgh, Department of History & Philosophy of Science), Andrew Barron (Macquarie, Cognitive Neuroethology), Victoria Braithwaite (Penn State, Biology), Peter Carruthers (Maryland, Philosophy), Marian Dawkins (Oxford, Zoology), Daniel Dennett (Tufts, Philosophy), Stuart Derbyshire (National University of Singapore, Neuroscience), David Edelman (San Diego, Neuroscience), Todd Feinberg (Mt. Sinai, Neurology), Peter Godfrey-Smith (Sydney, Philosophy), Lori Gruen (Wesleyan, Philosophy), Brian Hare (Duke, Evolutionary Anthropology), Stevan Harnad (Montreal, Cognitive Science), Alexandra Horowitz (Barnard, Psychology), Eva Jablonka (Tel Aviv, Cohn Institute), Joseph LeDoux (NYU, Center for Neural Science), Björn Merker (Neuroscience), Diana Reiss (Hunter, Psychology), Peter Singer (Princeton, Philosophy), Michael Tye (Texas, Philosophy)
October 5, 2017: Debate, “Does AI Need More Innate Machinery?”
Thursday, October 5, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Tishman Auditorium, NYU School of Law
April 17, 2017: Debate, “Is There Unconscious Perception?
Ned Block (NYU, Philosophy)
Marisa Carrasco (NYU, Psychology)
Hakwan Lau (UCLA, Psychology)
Megan Peters (UCLA, Psychology)
Ian Phillips (Oxford, Philosophy)
Monday, April 17th, 5:00-7:00pm
Silver Center (31 Washington Place), Jurow Hall.
Speakers and panelists :
Peter Asaro (The New School, Media Studies), John Basl (Northeastern University, Philosophy), Nick Bostrom (University of Oxford, Future of Humanity Institute), Meia Chita-Tegmark (Future of Life Institute), Kate Devlin (Goldsmiths College, University of London, Computer Science), Vasant Dhar (NYU Data Science, Stern), Virginia Dignum (Delft University of Technology, Technology, Policy and Management), Mara Garza (UC Riverside, Philosophy), Daniel Kahneman (Princeton, Psychology), Adam Kolber (Brooklyn Law), Yann LeCun (Facebook, NYU Data Science), S. Matthew Liao (NYU, Bioethics), Gary Marcus (NYU, Psychology), Steve Petersen (Niagara University, Philosophy), Francesca Rossi (IBM, University of Padova), Stuart Russell (UC Berkeley, Computer Science), Ronald Sandler (Northeastern University, Philosophy), Jürgen Schmidhuber (IDSIA, AI), Susan Schneider (University of Connecticut, Philosophy), Eric Schwitzgebel (UC Riverside, Philosophy), Jaan Tallinn (CSER), Max Tegmark (Future of Life Institute), Wendell Wallach (Yale, Bioethics), Stephen Wolfram (Wolfram Research), and Eliezer Yudkowsky (Machine Intelligence Research Institute).
Kimmel Center and Cantor Theater, NYU
September 29, 2016: Debate, “Do Replication Projects Cast Doubt On Many Published Studies in Psychology?”
Brian Nosek (University of Virginia),
Jason Mitchell (Harvard University)
Thursday, September 29, 2016 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Room 802, Kimmel Center, NYU
Hilary Barth (Wesleyan), Jeffrey Bowers (Bristol), David Danks (Carnegie Mellon), Ernest Davis (NYU), Karl Friston (University College London), Wei Ji Ma (NYU), Larry Maloney (NYU), Eric Mandelbaum (CUNY), Gary Marcus (NYU), John Morrison (Barnard/Columbia), Nicoletta Orlandi (UC Santa Cruz), Michael Rescorla (UC Santa Barbara), Laura Schulz (MIT), Susanna Siegel (Harvard), Eero Simoncelli (NYU), Joshua Tenenbaum (MIT) and others
Kimmel Center and Hemmerdinger Hall, NYU
Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WU5oT8SsAXw
Co-sponsored by the NYU Center for Bioethics
Tim Bayne (The University of Manchester), Heather Berlin (Mount Sinai Hospital), Melanie Boly (University of Wisconsin), Joseph Fins (Weill Cornell Medical College), L. Syd Johnson (Michigan Technological University), Steven Laureys (Belgian National Fund of Scientific Research), Marcello Massimini (University of Milan), Lionel Naccache (Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière), Adrian Owen (Western University), Alexander Proeket (Weill Cornell Medical College), Harry Scheinin, (University of Turku), Nicholas Schiff (Weill Cornell Medical College).
King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center,
53 Washington Square South, 1st Floor Auditorium, NYU
Co-sponsored by the NYU Center for Bioethics
Cori Bargmann (Rockefeller University), Patricia Churchland (UC San Diego), Nita Farahany (Duke University), Sean Hill (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne), Gary Marcus (NYU), Anthony Movshon (NYU), Anders Sandberg (Oxford University), Walter Sinnott-Armstrong (Duke University), Felipe De Brigard (Duke University), Rafael Yuste (Columbia University), Anthony Zador (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories)
Hemmerdinger Hall, Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, NYU
Susanna Siegel (Philosophy, Harvard), Sally Linkenauger (Psychology, Max-Planck-Institut for Biological Cybernetics, Tübingen), Alvin Goldman (Philosophy, Rutgers), David Bennett (Philosophy, Brown), Chaz Firestone (Psychology, Yale), Brian Scholl (Psychology, Yale), James Brockmole (Psychology, Notre Dame), Emily Balcetis (Psycholgy, NYU), Frank Durgin, (Psychology, Swarthmore), Eric Mandelbaum (Philosophy, Harvard)
5 Washington Place, Room 101, NYU
Alison Gopnik (Berkeley)
5 Washington Place, Room 202
Giulio Tononi (Wisconsin)
12 Waverly Place, Room G08