14th International Summer School


Cognitive Science

NBU, Sofia, July 9-28, 2007







Linda Smith (Indiana University, USA) - Embodied Development

Vladimir Sloutsky (Ohio State University, USA) - The Development of Categorization

Robert French (CNRS & University de Bourgogne, France) - An introduction to connectionist modeling of human cognitive capabilities

Alexander Petrov (Ohio State University, USA) - Introduction to Computational Cognitive Neuroscience

Axel Cleeremans (Free University Brussels, Belgium) - Consciousness: Behavioral, Neural and Computational Correlates

Elena Andonova (New Bulgarian University and the University of Bremen, Germany) - The Bilingual Mind

Kenny Coventry (Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK) - Spatial Language and Spatial Cognition

Eva Hudlicka (Psychometrix Associates, USA) - Computational Models of Emotions

Ana Paiva & Rui Prada (Instituto Superior T?cnico, Portugal) - Building Social and Emotional Agents

Bipin Indurkhya (International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad, India) and Georgi Stojanov (The American University of Paris, France) - Cognitive Robotics

Christian Balkenius & Birger Johansson (University of Lund, Sweden) - Neuro-Cognitive Epigenetic-Robotics

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) 8110-401

e-mail: school@cogs.nbu.bg