Cognition Institute Conference
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Cognition Institute Conference 2016

7 - 8 July, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University

Two days of talks and workshops from across a range of disciplines covering many aspects of human cognition, including health, learning, language, and creativity. The conference is free and open to all, specialists and non-specialists, students and professionals. This is an opportunity to come and listen to the latest in research and practice in the field of human cognition, facilitated by the Cognition Institute. We are pleased to have internationally recognised speakers, from national and international institutions, presenting at the conference.

  • Central European University, Budapest
  • Coventry University
  • Leiden University
  • Marine Conservation Society
  • National Marine Aquarium
  • Plymouth University
  • Radboud University Nijmegen
  • Swansea University
  • Trinity Laban
  • University of Amsterdam
  • University of Birmingham
  • UWE Bristol
  • University of Essex
  • University of Exeter
  • University of Lincoln
  • University of Reading
  • University of Warsaw
  • University of York

The conference will take place over two days, 7 - 8 July, with two parallel sessions each day, before and after lunch. The morning sessions will run from 9:30 to 12:45, and the afternoon sessions will run from 13:30 to 16:45. More details can be found in the conference programme, available as a download at the top of this page.

Conference sessions


  • Language learning and bilingualism (am)
  • Psychology of artistic creativity (am)
  • Multi-disciplinary teams in action: why, how, what and so what? (am)
  • The design and evaluation of complex interventions for participants with poor mental health and wellbeing (pm)
  • Workshop: Inter-professional student-led learning (pm)
  • Workshop: Science and practice of social responsibility for wellbeing (pm).

  • Innovations and developments in cognition and health (am)
  • Multi-process theories of learning (am)
  • Cognition meets marine: from health and well-being benefits to conserving marine environments (pm)
  • From sensorimotor processes to social perception (pm).
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