Official opening of Cognitive lab

Tuesday 30 May 2023 12:00-16:00,
Studentenes hus og Ellen Axel Lunds hus.

Welcome to the official opening of Cognitive and behavioral neuroscience lab at University of Stavanger. This is an excellent opportunity for learning about the lab! Scholars and students alike with an interest in cognitive studies are welcome to attend.

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Time: Tuesday May 30th, 12.00–16.00
Place: Ellen & Axel Lunds hus (EAL), basement: (H-007 + lab localities) + Studentenes Hus (lunch)
Language: English
Open to: All. Registration possible but not required (registered participants are prioritized for the tour of the lab with demonstration of equipment)
Registration deadline: May 22nd
Lunch: Barbeque

Join us to celebrate


12.00–13.00: Lunch. Barbeque outside Studentenes Hus (meat + vegetarian options)

13.00–15.00: Seminar (H-007, EAL)
Chaired by Morten Tønnessen (chair of the steering group for Cognitive lab 2021-2023)

13.00–13.05: Welcome
By Merete Vadla Madland, Pro-rector for Research (UIS)

13.05–13.20: Welcome
By Jonathan Whitlock (Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience / Norwegian Research School in Neuroscience (NRSN)

13.20-13.35: Introduction Cognitive lab – from idea to operational lab
By Kolbjørn Kallesten Brønnick (Current chair of the steering group for Cognitive lab, Managing Director for Cognitive lab 2020-2023)

13.35–14.00: Scientific lecture
– «From psychophysiology to cognitive neuroscience» By Kenneth Hugdahl, Professor Emeritus (UIB)

14.00–14.15: Break

14.15–15.00: Activities in the lab
Chaired by Ulrich Dettweiler (Managing Director for Cognitive lab)

Contributions from:
Ulrich Dettweiler (Professor)
Trygve Christian Eftestøl (Professor)
Mahdieh Khanmohammadi (Associate Professor)
Francesco Margoni (Associate professor)
Aleksandra Sevic (Ph.d. candidate)
Dag Magnus Narvesen (Ph.d. candidate)
Martin Gjerde (Master student)

15.00–15.10: Inauguration of the lab localities (EAL, 1s floor)
By: To be confirmed

15.10–16.00: Mingling/finger food and bubbles (EAL, 1s floor); tour of the lab with demonstration of equipment (EAL, lab localities in the basement)