12th International Summer School


Cognitive Science

Sofia, New Bulgarian University, July 25-August 13, 2005




NEW ESCoP Scholarships for the Summer School in Cognitive Science

Deadline for application is: July 10, 2005.





Douglas Medin (Northwestern University, USA) - Culture and Cognition

Nancy Nersessian (Georgia Tech, USA) - Cognitive Studies of Scientific and Technological Thinking

Herbert Schriefers (University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands) - Lexical Access in Language Production: From Words to Phrases (to Sentences)

Rainer Goebel (Univ. Maastricht, The Netherlands) - Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience

Richard Young (University College London, UK) - Introduction to Cognitive Modeling and Cognitive Architectures

Gary Cottrell (UCSD, USA) - Modeling Face and Visual Object Processing with Neural Nets

Robert Goldstone (Indiana University, USA) - Complex Adaptive System Analyses of Individual and Group Behavior

Salvatore Rizzello (Univ. Torino, Italy) - Introduction to Cognitive Economics

Daniel Houser (George Mason Univ., USA) - Experimental Economics

Massimo Egidi (University of Trento, Italy) - Organizational Learning: Theory and Experiments

Bernard Walliser (CNRS, France) - Reinforcement Learning in Game Theory



During this period (August 5-8) the International Conference on Cognitive Economics will take place and the participants will have the chance to attend some of the sessions without additional expenses.


Frequently Asked Questions




Participation and Fees

Organised by the New Bulgarian University


Endorsed by the Cognitive Science Society


Sponsored by the European Commission (EUROCOG project) and European Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCoP) http://www.escop.org/


Central and East European Center for Cognitive Science

New Bulgarian University

21 Montevideo Str.

Sofia 1618

phone: (+3592) 8110-403

e-mail: school@cogs.nbu.bg