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Annual Meeting of the Cogitate Consortium

Consciousness research
Cogitate Consortium

Jan 5th — Jan 9th, 2022. Annual Meeting of the Cogitate Consortium

An exciting meeting to discuss problems, challenges and solutions in the study of the mechanisms underlying consciousness perception, comparing the ideas about Global Workspace and the Integrated Information Theory. Daniel Kahneman gave a lucid keynote talk about his experiences with adversarial collaborations.

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Outlandish competition seeks the brain’s source of consciousness

Brain scientists can watch neurons re and communicate. They can map how brain regions light up during sensation, decision-making,
and speech. What they can’t explain is how all this activity gives rise to consciousness.
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