Latin American Workshop on Computational Neuroscience
São Luís, MA - Brazil - December, 8-10, 2021
Hybrid event: face-to-face and online event

Schedule


December 8th, 2021
9:30 - 9:30 Registration with coffee break
9:30 - 10:30 Oral presentation of accepted papers - session A: Interdisciplinary applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML)
10:30 - 12:00 Keynote speaker presentation I: Prof. Dr. Andre Carvalho (University of São Paulo, Brazil) - The Machine Learning of the Machine Learning
12:10 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:45 Oral presentation of accepted papers - session B: AI and ML applied to robotics
14:45 – 15:30 Oral presentation of accepted papers - session C: AI and ML applied to biomedical sciences
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 – 17:00 Keynote speaker presentation II: Prof. Dr. Angela Wyse (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil) - The neurobiology of memory and forgetting.
17:00 – 17:30 Opening Ceremony
December 9th, 2021
9:00 - 10:00 Oral presentation of accepted papers - session D: Health issues and computational neuroscience
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 - 12:00 Keynote speaker presentation III: Prof. Dr. Alan Talevi (Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina) - Application of machine learning to identify new potential drug candidates for Dravet syndrome
12:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:30 Keynote speaker presentation IV: Prof. Dr. Peter Tass (Stanford University, USA) - Vibrotactile Coordinated Reset Stimulation for the Therapy of Parkinson’s Disease: Theory and Clinical Results
15:30 – 16:00 Oral presentation of accepted papers - session E: Software and hardware implementations in neuroscience
16:00 – 17:30 Poster session with extended coffe break
December 10th, 2021
9:00 – 10:15 Oral presentation of accepted papers - session F: Neuroengineering – science and technology
10:15 – 10:45 Coffee break
10:45 – 12:15 Keynote speaker presentation V: Prof. Dr. José C. Príncipe (University of Florida, USA) - Neuromodulatory Pattern Analysis for Local Filed Potentials
12:15 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:15 Roundtable: gender diversity in neuroscience
15:15 – 15:45 Coffee break
15:45 – 17:15 Keynote speaker presentation VI: Prof. Dr. Kerstin Schmidt (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil) - What to expect? Anticipation of contours and motion in early visual cortical circuits
17:15 - 17:30 Closing ceremony