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Perceptual Learning: Philosophy, Psychology, and Neuroscience

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 1:00am to Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 5:15pm


Friday, May 12th

General Introduction and Welcome: 

1:00-1:10: Kevin Connolly 

1:10—2:45: Christine Massey (UCLA)

“Unifying and Applying Perceptual Learning”

3:00—4:30: Casey O’Callaghan 

(Washington University, St. Louis)


“Perception, Flux, and Learning”


Saturday, May 13th

11:00-12:30: Berit Brogaard 

(University of Miami)

“The Real Epistemic Significance of Perceptual Learning”

2:00—3:30: Takeo Watanabe 

(Brown University)

“Roles of Attention and Reward in Perceptual Learning”

3:45—5:15: Wayne Wu 

(Carnegie Mellon)


“Perceptual Attention, Learning and the Skilled Agent”