Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience



Every week during term time, the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience invites an external speaker to present their work, discuss and mutually inspire. This series of seminars is open to all.

ICN Seminars are held on Mondays at 3.15pm.

Please note the venue for all these seminars is the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, B10, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AZ.

For further information, Contact: Rosalyn Lawrence, Tel: + 44 2076791164


Charlotte Stagg

Nuffield Dept of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford

GABA and gamma – the physiology of motor plasticity

Host:  Jenny Crinion


Thalia Eley

Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry, Kings College London

Using big data approaches to improve our understanding of the development and treatment of anxiety

Host:  Oliver Robinson

04 Feb

Nicholas Shea

School of Advanced Studies, University of London

Representation in Cognitive Science

Host:  Antonia Hamilton


Gesa Hartwigsen

Dept of Neuropsychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig

Adaptive plasticity in the language network: Insights from neurostimulation

Host:  Jenny Crinion


Micah Edelson

Dept of Economics, University of Zurich

Learning when to choose for others – behavioural and neurocomputational mechanisms

Host: Marwa El Zein and Bahador Bahrami


Jordan Taylor

Intelligent Performance & Adaptation Laboratory, Princeton University

Taking aim at the cognitive side of motor learning

Host: Tamar Makin


Marius Usher

School of Psychological Sciences, Tel Aviv University

Title: To be confirmed

Host: Benedetto de Martino